IEIA Foundation

Online technical support

Online technical support



The ISF promotes technical support and disburses grants for some agencies for specific topics, according to the IEIA capabilities. The grant covers the expenses of consultancy. Some of the programs that have been benefited from the ISF regarding consultancy, are:

aProjects in statistics, test and item calibration for educational evaluation, for instance: NASA project at Wheeling Jesuit University , (West Virginia, USA); Assess-Group (Liege, Belgium).

bDoctoral programs and PhD students from institutions such as: Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch (Teheran,IRAN), Escola da Enfermagem da USP (Sao Paulo, Brazil),  Delta State University (Abraka, Nigeria).
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Caroline

I am very pleased to recommend Dr. Tristan and the IEIA for their  seriousness and continuous availability to participate in our research  project.

Caroline           

College expenses

College expenses


More than 10 students from families with low income have received the benefits of this program.

The ISF helps the student to cover college expenses or fees for admission or graduation.

 

Undergraduate stages

Undergraduate stages


The ISF has promoted the participation of undergraduate students in specific projects, including statistical analysis, preparation of items for tests, programming for software development, industrial engineering timing and movement analysis, finite element analysis of mechanical parts and structures, basic administration of a company, and many more. Two or three undergraduate students participate every year in specific projects, with the collaboration of local universities. The stage duration varies from six to twelve months.

Graduate and professional stages

Graduate and professional stages


 

Faculty, graduate candidates and professionals of selected disciplines, may participate in short-term collaborative two-to four-week projects. People  from different parts of Mexico or abroad have benefited from this program, mainly in the fields of education and nursing research, or to improve their knowledge of statistical models, Rasch analysis, multilevel or structural equation modeling.

 

Continuous education in assessment for teachers

Continuous education in assessment for teachers


The ISF has supported several groups of educational professionals that have followed seminars offered by the COPEEMS, which is a certification agency of the Federal Secretary of Education in Mexico (SEP). The grant includes travel and other expenses for every person.