International Education.

Author:Vogt, Leonard
Position:News for Educational Workers - Brief article
 
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Camila Vallejo, who helped spearhead Chile's student uprising in 2011, was elected to the Chilean Congress, along with three other former university leaders (www.Dortside.org. November 19, 2013). Also in Chile, the National Education Council recommended that schools use the term "dictatorship" rather than "military regime" to describe the 1973-1990 Pinochet rule that left more than 3,200 people dead and 38,000 arrested (www.aliazeera.com. October 6, 2013).

On November 13, 2013, The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University held a panel on "Transforming Education in El Salvador" which discussed the changes in education during the last five years of El Salvador's first leftist government.

In October of 2013, tens of thousands joined a demonstration in support of teachers in Rio de Janeiro who had...

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