ORT Argentina

ORT Argentina is a pluralistic and open Jewish organisation which has been operating in the country since 1936. It now runs activities out of its two campuses covering three educational levels. The curriculum covers comprehensive general education oriented to fields of science and technology, Jewish Education, and it also underlines the importance of personal and social responsibility.

Escuela ORT Argentina

Name of SchoolEscuela ORT
LocationAlmagro Campus & Belgrano Campus, Buenos Aires
Age rangePrimary school, Junior High, High School, Adult Education and Training
Students7000+
Teachers1050+

Courses and Projects

The Technological Education track awards students a diploma as Technicians in their specialization. There are ten tracks to choose from: Management of Organisations, Chemistry, Construction, Electronics and Robotics, Humanities, Industrial Design, Informatics and Digital Media, Information and Communication Technology, Mass Media, and Musical Production. [More]

The Teaching and Learning Resource Centre (CREA) produces materials and resources for all areas and departments of the school. The Virtual Campus enables students and teachers to access their work and materials not only from school, but also from home or wherever Internet access is available. [More]

The Jewish Studies department at Escuela Técnica ORT is very large, with a team of over 30 teachers.  In addition to regular curriculum lessons, the department runs several other Jewish education projects. [More]

Projects to improve technical education have been developed with the purpose of enriching the scientific-technological training of students while strengthening their skills to secure work in changing labour contexts. [More]

ORT Argentina's Continuous Teacher Training Programme includes didactic, disciplinary and professional updates connected to new educational technologies, to the 2.0 pedagogical model and to new curriculum developments [More]

Escuela Técnica ORT contributions to the Federal Education System include Pedagogical laboratories, development centres and other projects [More]