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EU and PH partners for more ‘open dialogue’ in education

EU and PH partners for more ‘open dialogue’ in education

STUDYING IN THE European Union (EU) has become more attainable now than ever before, as both the EU and the Philippines grow more open in a developing economic relationship. The upcoming European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) on November 10 at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati will be a testament to the growing mobility of students… Read more

EU Higher Educ Fair set

EU Higher Educ Fair set

  Students, faculty, academicians and those who are looking at undertaking post-graduate studies abroad will have a chance to know more about schools in the member-states of the European Union (EU) at the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) Philippines, set on 10 November, at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati.

Evolution of interior design at PSID 2016 show

Evolution of interior design at PSID 2016 show

  The dynamic nature of design through the past, present and future will be the centerpiece of “Evolution,” the graduation exhibit of the Philippine School of Interior Design (PSID) Advanced Class of 2016, slated from September 29-October 31, 2016 at the Square Building, Greenfield District, Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City.

Book lovers gather at the MIBF 2016

Book lovers gather at the MIBF 2016

Book lovers, it’s time to get lost in the joy of reading again as one of the country’s most awaited events for readers is back. The Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) returns on Sept. 14-18,  at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. Now on its 37th year, the MIBF is the country’s biggest and… Read more

Teachers gather to learn to teach 21st century learners at PICTE 2016

Teachers gather to learn to teach 21st century learners at PICTE 2016

To understand the 21st century learner better and learn to teach them better in the celebration of Teachers’ Month this September, thousands of educators flocked to the very first Philippine International Conference on Teacher Education (PICTE) at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City to learn about the shifting roles of educators and… Read more

Meet Luis Manzano, underwater photographer

Meet Luis Manzano, underwater photographer

If he is not in front of the cameras, Luis Manzano is most likely under the sea. Having started his love affair with the ocean and all the beautiful underwater creatures 13 years ago, Manzano says it is a natural progression for a water baby like him. ‘‘For me, it’s beach, beach, beach. Leave me… Read more

Fandom Mania at Best of Anime 2016

Fandom Mania at Best of Anime 2016

                It is not a surprise that Filipinos have taken to Japanese culture so easily. Since the 1970s when children rushed home from school to watch the adventures of Steve, Jamie, and the rest of the gang in Voltes V, Filipinos have always been fascinated by all things Japanese. This extends to the energetic, dazzling… Read more

Understanding 21st century learners in confab at SMX

Understanding 21st century learners in confab at SMX

DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY and social media have changed learning forever, as a new breed of learners emerged, those that may prove difficult to teach without new approaches and methods. The first Philippine International Conference on Teacher Education (PICTE), the biggest educational event of 2016, slated on Sept. 13 to 15, at the SMX Convention Center Manila, Mall… Read more

Change is coming, even in learning — expert

Change is coming, even in learning — expert

WITH A NEW breed of learners comes new challenges to educate and engage them through new methods and tools of instruction. Robert J. Marzano Ph.D., one of the leading education researchers of the world, believes that “blended learning’’ is the right way to engage 21st century learners, including millennials.