How do you develop a professional career? I'm sure you've asked yourself this question on more than one occasion and the answer lies in ongoing training, adding value and the ability to adapt to change.
Find new work opportunities, contact collaborators, launch your personal project or meet potential customers. In a world dominated by technology, the on-line version of networking can give you a competitive advantage. This aside, it's a bad idea to underestimate the value of face-to-face contact.
The outlook for teachers around the world today is highly complex. Every day they face the challenge of engaging students who are different from those of the past and do not respond to the same stimuli, partly due to the influence of new technologies. To capture their attention, it is necessary to understand how the human brain works during learning, and this is where neurodidactics comes into play.
Social norms, prejudices and expectations limit women's interests and determine their life choices from the earliest stages. According to UNESCO, only 35% of women choose science-related degrees. Is there a solution? For many experts, the answer lies in promoting STEM education.
Girls' self-esteem, ambition and expectations are the first victims of gender stereotypes. Therefore, eradicating clichés and their associated behaviours should be a priority for any society and should begin in schools. Some initiatives advocate introducing female role models into the classroom as a first step.