- 1 1.1 (billetera — de hombre) wallet, billfold (AmE) ; (— de mujer) wallet, purse, billfold (AmE)
1.2 (para documentos) document case, briefcase; (de un colegial) schoolbag, satchel; (de un cobrador) money bag; (de un cartero) sack, bag 1.3 (AmS) (bolso de mujer) purse (AmE) handbag (BrE)
- 2 [Com] [Fin] portfolio tener algo en cartera to have sth in the pipeline o lined up o planned
- 3 [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] [Pol] (cargo) portfolio [journalese/lenguaje periodístico]; (departamento) department le ofrecieron la cartera de defensa he was offered the post of defense secretary, he was offered the defense portfolio el titular de la cartera de Salud the head of the Department of Health, the Minister for Health, the Health Secretary (in UK) en la sede de la cartera laboral at the headquarters of the Department of Employment
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The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.