AWC 2019: selected teams

Published in May 22, 2019

In all, 88 students distributed in 34 teams will take part in Academic Woking Capital 2019 program

Busca Ativa: 1111 cities and 5 states in one year

Published in June 13, 2018

One year after the national launch of the Busca Ativa Escolar platform, 1,111 municipalities already participate in the initiative, which corresponds to 20% of the total of Brazilian municipalities. In addition, 5 states – Bahia, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Goiás and Amapá – have joined the platform, which connects public managers from different areas (Education, Health, Social Assistance, Planning) and supports governments in identifying, registering and managing children and adolescents who are out of school. “Busca Ativa Escolar pays […]

Instituto TIM supports the 14th SNCT

Published in October 24, 2017

Just like in previous editions, Instituto TIM is sponsoring the 14th National Week of Science and Technology (SNCT). The initiative is coordinated by the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications (MCTIC), and this year it counts on over 7.4 thousand activities of science and technology disclosure in 258 municipalities of the entire country, held between October 23rd and 29th. Leandro Guerra, representative of Instituto TIM, participated in the opening of the 14th SNCT, which happened on the 23rd. This […]

Busca Ativa Escolar platform is launched

Published in June 2, 2017

On June 1st, it was officially launched in Brasilia-DF the platform Busca Ativa Escolar, developed by Instituto TIM in partnership with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the National Union of Municipal Education Leaders (Undime) and the National Board of Municipal Managers for Social Assistance (Congemas), being part of the global initiative called Out of School Children, by UNICEF. The event brought together about 70 managers of Education, Health and Social Assistance at municipal, state and federal levels, as well […]

TFC: colloquium and year closure

Published in November 17, 2016

TIM Faz Ciência program carried out a colloquium in Curitiba (PR) on November 17th at the Continuous Training Center, in which teachers could share the activities performed over the year. The event also set the program closure in 2016 and paid a tribute to three Departments of Education that stood out in the local management of the program: Curitiba, Fortaleza (CE) and Federal District. One teacher from Fortaleza and one from Brasília (DF) were invited to present their work along […]

Círculo reaches more teachers in RJ

Published in November 11, 2016

More teachers of the state of Rio de Janeiro are participating in the training sessions about the approach of O Círculo da Matemática do Brasil this year. So far, the training sessions in Rio de Janeiro, Duque de Caxias, Niterói and São Gonçalo have already involved 270 participants, more than double compared to last year, when 106 teachers were trained. Furthermore, 11 municipal schools of Rio de Janeiro and Duque de Caxias have Círculo classes in 2016, taking the approach […]

TFC in 70% of schools in Curitiba

Published in November 3, 2016

The municipality of Curitiba (PR) expanded its participation in the TIM Faz Ciência program in 2016. Last year, 6,715 students and 134 teachers from 46 schools received the materials from the program. This year, TFC is present in almost 70% of municipal schools in Curitiba, the country’s 8th largest city. There are 136 schools involved, with approximately 250 teachers and 15,000 students participating. This growth is due to the good feedback about the program that the Curitiba Municipal Department of […]

Public notice: experiments in class

Published in October 14, 2016

Two initiatives supported by Instituto TIM take scientific experiments on light to children from municipal schools in Natal (RN) and Campina Grande (PB). The projects from the Federal Institute of Education, Science, and Technology of Rio Grande do Norte (IFRN) and the Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG) were contemplated in the public notice to support science and technology museums and centers, launched in 2015 by Instituto TIM in partnership with the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq). […]

TFC: lecture at seminar in SBC

Published in September 22, 2016

The first day of the seminar Territórios de Aprendizagem (Learning Territories), promoted by the Municipal Department of Education of São Bernardo do Campo (SP), had a lecture from the program TIM Faz Ciência. Professor José Sérgio Carvalho, lecturer in Philosophy of Education at the University of São Paulo (USP) and one of TFC’s trainers, delivered a speech for about 1.500 teachers, coordinators and principals of municipal schools about the theme “The authority’s position in pedagogical relations”. The event took place […]

Projects for children of the Amazon

Published in September 16, 2016

Two institutions supported by Instituto TIM invite children of difficult access regions in the Amazon to reflect on the environment in which they live. The project of the Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Amazonas (IFAM) is underway in Manacapuru (AM) schools, and the State University of Roraima (UERR) will lead workshops of pinhole cameras to the Lower Rio Branco (RR). The two projects were contemplated in the public notice to support science and technology museums and centers, […]