The Ministry of Education made official the award of Parvulo’s teacher, State Professor in Music Education and the National Award for Educational Sciences 2019, Maria Victoria Peralta as the new president of Fundación Integra Assuming the position held by Irina Karamanos, thus complying with the provisions of the reform of the entity’s laws.
Peralta’s extensive curriculum includes a master’s degree in social science with mention in anthropology from the University of Chile, a master’s degree in education science with mention in the curriculum, and a PhD in education from the Catholic University; and a Doctorate in Education from the Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano.
The Minister of Education, Marco Antonio Avila, praised the teacher’s appointment and assured that “thanks to the education personnel, the educational system was put on its feet. Now, as we get closer to the Integra Foundation, we are linked to a common goal, which is Make the adjustments our education system needs to rethink education as an integral formative process, not a competitive system,
Likewise, he recognized the work carried out under the leadership of Irina Karamanos in this transfer process, which was carried out in close contact with MinDuc and the Integra Foundation, “which will allow an opening and institutionalized innovation action that will benefit the children of our country.” will benefit”.
“I get to be the first teacher to receive the Parvulos National Education Award and now the first president of Integra, This is to open the roads and I am very happy, because others will come later, It seals that pre-school education is the pivot and center where the whole institution is at its service”, commented the new leader of the foundation.
Prior to the change in the role of the First Lady, the Fundación Integra was one of the institutions headed by the said person.
With 32 years of experience and more than 1,200 free nursery schools and kindergartens across the country, Fundación Integra “works for the comprehensive development, well-being and meaningful education of boys and girls, providing them with diverse, stimulating and quality does”.