Author Archives: jmstein

Education profiles

Hello! I just found this site that has country education profiles and handy graphs of enrollment, education expenditures, and the like. It also has a page that connects everything to the MDGs. Hope all is well! Jill IES Foramontanos

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I´d like you to meet Kioto

Hi Guys! So I just found a pretty thorough website called “Kioto y tú.” I thought it was a gmae at first, but it looks like it´s just a really simple way to explain the greenhouse effect and the Kyoto … Continue reading

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Gender Country Profiles

Hi Guys, Here’s a website I just found where you can search your countries and get their “Gender Profile.” Looks like it has a lot of information. Hope this helps! Gender Index See you soon! ~Jill, IES Foramontanos

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The Hidden World of Girls

Hello! Here is a potentially challenging but really good listening activity about girls’ rights to education in Afghanistan. I think the tape script is on the website too. The Hidden World of Girls Gotta love NPR. Hope all is well! … Continue reading

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Illegal Tiger Trade

Hi all, Here´s a new article on the trafficking of tigers. Enjoy! Tigers in danger! -Jill (IES Foramontanos)

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Women's Organizations in the UN

Hola de nuevo! Here are some Women’s organizations that I found that are related to the UN, including one that was founded in March 2010. UN Women The ILO The Commission on the Status of Women Hope this helps! -Jill … Continue reading

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one last link

Hello! The last link didn’t work, so here it is: Human Rights Watch -Jill (IES Foramontanos)

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Some articles about women's rights in spain

Hi guys! Here are some links about the women’s rights sutuation in Spain: Closing the Gender gap Women in Spain housework law And one about human rights in general:

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Women's rights video

Hello! Here’s a good intro video about women’s rights-in it, different women and girls talk about about their experiences in their countries, ie, if men and women are equal, etc. It’s short and easy to understand too! Women’s rights video. … Continue reading

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Human Rights

Hello! Here’s a cyberschoolbus page about Human Rights with lots of useful links and stories: -Jill, IES Foramontanos

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