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    Initial credits
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    Introduction by Luis Figueroa
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    Mina Merkel
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    Final credits

The New Paradigm of Education

New Media  | 07 de septiembre de 2016  | Vistas: 237


 Mina Merkel discusses how the roll of the teacher has changed in the classroom and has become a facilitator of learning for students, transforming the traditional paradigm of education. She comments the difference between the terms “professor” and “facilitator” and explains what a fertile environment for learning is. Merkel also talks about the importance of creating a setting where students can self-motivate. She shares her thoughts about extroverted and introvert students and the necessity to create activities for both type of learners. Finally she shares her experience visiting Universidad Francisco Marroquín.


Consultant and designer of processes that increase leader effectiveness in educational…