Some SEP books had errors in the 2021-22 School Year but, who makes the textbooks what were their mistakes? The federal government informed the Ministry of Public Education that it is already working on a series of changes for the redesign of free textbooks.
Who makes the books of the SEP?
The person in charge of preparing and distributing the books of the SEP since the 1980s, it has been the National Commission for Free Textbooks (Conaliteg), after in 1989, the Ministry of Public Education assumed the task of editing and producing the contents.
The material that reaches public schools throughout the country arrives with the support of the Ministry of National Defense, the Ministry of the Navy, the Mexican Food Security Institution (Segalmex), and state governments.
What was the error that the textbooks that make the SEP had?
The error that the textbooks that make the SEP had it was detected in the material of “Mother tongue” for the third year of primary school. According to a local media who consulted the Center for Research and Advanced Studies, the doctor in education Alma Maldonado, and the specialist in pedagogy Carolina Irene Crowley Rabatté.
The Director of Educational Affairs of the SEPMarx Arriaga, promised that the 2021-22 School Year plans to redesign 18 free textbooks, however, the modification could only be made in two.
One of these contains several errors, according to the experts Alma Maldonado and Carolina Irene Crowley Rabatté, consulted by the media. This is the list of some errors that were noticed in the textbook “Mother Tongue” for the third year of elementary school.
Confusing content, inappropriate typography, there are no summary tables, sections on scientific disclosure were eliminated and “notice to the community” and “children’s songs” were added.
Exclamation marks and question marks, words that are more aimed at teachers than children such as “floating sections” “glossary” or “TIC”, bad illustrations and blurry photographs have been eliminated.