Monitor’s role closes AWC training with Etecs

Published in July 10, 2017

Last Thursday, July 6th, the 4th and last training of the Academic Working Capital program for teachers from State Technical Schools (Etecs) and Technology Colleges (Fatecs) of São Paulo took place. The meeting was held at Paula Souza Center and it was focused on the role of the mentor and the sharing of experiences that teachers have accumulated so far. They were invited to continue to participate in AWC as monitors, attending to on-site and online workshops and fortnightly meetings […]

3rd AWC training focuses on pivoting and market

Published in June 27, 2017

On the afternoon of June 27, the 3rd training on the approach of the Academic Working Capital for teachers of State Technical Schools (Etecs) of São Paulo was held. The meeting took place at the Training Center of Paula Souza Center, a partner of Instituto TIM in this initiative, and it was attended by teachers from Etec Aristóteles Ferreira, Santos; Etec Bento Quirino, Campinas; Etecs Getúlio Vargas and Jorge Street, São Paulo; Etec Júlio de Mesquita, Santo André; and Etec […]

AWC’s 2nd training: understanding the user

Published in May 24, 2017

The 2nd Academic Working Capital training for teachers of State Technical Schools (Etecs) and Technology Colleges (Fatecs) was held on May 23rd. Six Etecs and one Fatec participated in the training in São Paulo-SP in the Central Administration of Paula Souza Center, partner of Instituto TIM in this initiative. While the subject of the 1st training was client discovery, this time, the AWC team talked about user obsession, knowing their needs and the best way to meet them. The AWC […]

AWC performs 1st training for Etecs and Fatecs

Published in April 11, 2017

Instituto TIM, in partnership with Paula Souza Center, performed the first Academic Working Capital training for teachers of State Technical Schools (Etecs) and a Technology College (Fatec). The aim of the training is to expand teachers’ knowledge in entrepreneurship and business modeling, as well as to help them to become mentors for students in the development of technology-based products. Around 20 teachers from seven Etecs and one Fatec participated in the training, held on April 10th at the Central Administration […]

AWC expands its public to Etecs students

Published in February 17, 2017

The Academic Working Capital program will have big news this year: students from eight State Technical Schools (Etecs) will be able to subscribe to the 2nd call to participate in the program. In addition, the AWC team will provide training on scientific entrepreneurship and innovation to teachers of the eight Etecs and two Technology Colleges (Fatecs). Around 30 principals and teachers of the institutions met on February 17th at the Central Administration of Paula Souza Center – partner of Instituto […]

Teacher training in science

Published in December 5, 2016

Elementary School teachers from the regions of Ribeirão Preto (SP) and Lajeado (RS) are receiving training to improve the science teaching. The initiatives are carried out, respectively, by projects from the University of São Paulo (USP) and the Univates University Center contemplated by the public notice to support science and technology museums and centers, launched in 2015 by the Instituto TIM in partnership with the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq). In Ribeirão Preto, optical physics and creative […]

TIM Tec conducts training in IFSP

Published in November 18, 2016

TIM Tec program held a training on the platform for teachers at the Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of São Paulo (IFSP). The event was held on November 17 at São Paulo (SP) campus of IFSP and was attended by 45 teachers from 11 campuses in the state. IFSP is one of 25 institutions from Rede e-Tec Brasil that adopted the TIM Tec software to create its own MOOC courses platform (Massive Open Online Course). The persons who […]

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 […]