Students offered free tablets ...

Aug 28, 2020 by

The free tablets are being provided by the municipal government to help students during the coronavirus pandemic.  More than 10,000...

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Classes by TV not an option fo...

Aug 24, 2020 by

More than 30 million students were scheduled to return to school Monday but not all have access to the technology needed to study...

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Agua fresca, a simple fruit dr...

Aug 18, 2020 by

Tasty, refreshing and often surprising, these simple fruit drinks are a tried-and-true standby for living in a tropical climate....

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Mexican teachers working to ov...

Jul 14, 2020 by

Mexico has used distance education to serve rural populations. But nothing done before could prepare for a shutdown of the school...

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Film tells the story of Diana ...

Jun 26, 2020 by

The documentary explores the life and passions of the woman who has been described as ‘the rock star of Mexican cooking.’...

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9 states reject reopening scho...

May 15, 2020 by

Schools opening as early as June 1 described as a ‘grave error’ The governors of nine states have indicated that they...

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Fifth Sun is the history of th...

May 10, 2020 by

500 years after the Aztec empire made its first fateful contact with the Spanish conquistadors, a new book examines the Aztecs...

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Mr. Rogers provides good couns...

Apr 27, 2020 by

Though it would be better not to have to face all of this upheaval, there is much goodness to be seen, had, and acted upon. Despite...

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It’s sea turtle season o...

Apr 20, 2020 by

The first Kemp’s ridley sea turtles of the season have arrived to lay their eggs on the beaches of Tamaulipas.  Over 95% of the...

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In quarantine? Here are 6 muse...

Mar 23, 2020 by

Although Mexico’s museums are shut due to COVID-19 restrictions, some offer online tours, enabling those in quarantine to...

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Anti-graft NGO finds new unive...

Feb 12, 2020 by

A report by an anti-corruption group gave the federal government’s new tertiary education scheme low grades for operating...

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Artist’s goal is to ‘pai...

Jan 27, 2020 by

A largely self-taught mosaic artist has made her mark covering the walls and public spaces of the Pacific Coast resort city tile by...

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The mysterious mummies of the ...

Jan 21, 2020 by

Stories about their origin vary, but one thread in common is that their existence came to light when Zapatista troops found them...

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Program seeks to take 3,000 ki...

Jan 7, 2020 by

It will offer scholarships to youth identified as being prone to crime and give them opportunities to participate in social and...

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Youths learn to make guitars t...

Jan 4, 2020 by

A fledgling program in Cosoleacaque teaches how to make the traditional guitars used to play music known as son jarocho.  Young...

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Pilot program will offer Frenc...

Dec 29, 2019 by

As English proficiency declines, students in 34 secondary schools will study French in a pilot program supported by the French...

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Teachers’ college studen...

Nov 7, 2019 by

Aspiring teachers in Chiapas have joined their counterparts in Michoacán by turning to violence to press authorities to respond to...

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Forget university entrance exa...

Oct 28, 2019 by

The root of opposition to admissions exams seems to be the belief that only those who go to college get jobs with a decent salary....

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Teaching students continue the...

Oct 23, 2019 by

Teacher training students continue to block traffic and threaten violence in protests that began earlier this week in Morelia....

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Chapo University? Narco’...

Oct 14, 2019 by

Joaquín Guzmán’s family will build a university for indigenous students in Badiraguato, according to a lawyer who represented...

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