All posts tagged with: Brazil

Education in Brazil: My History and inspiration

Publié 25 novembre 2013 no picture Bianca de Oliveira

no picture Bianca de Oliveira Voir le Profil
Inscrit le 28 octobre 2013
  • 1 Article

People have a very limited and prejudiced view of Brazil. Brazil: the country of soccer, samba, carnival, celebration, and joy. It's just not like that. Brazil is much more than that. It’s full of critical and historical problems. The main one for me is education. I'm going to tell you my experience: I studied for 11 years in a private school, but I had to leave in high school because the price greatly increased. My mother recommended a well-known public school here in Sao...


How Did We Improve Voices of Youth Maps with YOUR Help?

Publié 31 octobre 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

Avatar JulieVOY Voir le Profil
Inscrit le 30 septembre 2013
  • 116 Articles

Background: A few months ago we asked you to help us improve Voices of Youth MAPS. With over 300 applicants, 50 were selected to help us test the Urgency Rank feature. Check It Out: One of our mappers said the Urgency Rank feature “is a quick and easy method for people around the world to report problems in society. The platform offers the possibility to not only report on the subject but also include pictures, so the message is clearer.” Check out the rest of the article a...