Due to the current Covid19 pandemic, the conventional way of learning or the face-to-face learning is discouraged to reduce the spread of the disease. The Department of Education Malaybalay City Division have been responsive to this need like all other local divisions, through the creation of learning modules as an alternative learning modality. This new normal in education is quite challenging for the teachers who are the facilitators of learning and for the learners who will receive the lessons in this new approach. The greater challenge is on how to make the learning materials or modules effective in terms of learners’ acquisition and application of knowledge despite the lack of teacher-student face-to-face interaction. Continue reading The Role of PDOs in Learning Resource Design and Development
A drastic change has come to consume the entire world lately. People across the globe have an amount of share on the pandemic brought to us by COVID 19. Many things have changed from the normal nature of work, the pace of economics and even to the new practice of education. The concern, can people cope-up with education system in this new normal? Continue reading Coping up with the New Normal Education
“My Teacher, My Hero”, my favorite theme for an Essay Writing Contest.
LOCALLY GROWN FLOWERS, CANDIES AND CHOCOLATES FROM SARI-SARI STORES, HAND-MADE CARDS AND TIGHT HUGS FROM PUPILS, my commonly stuffs and gesture received. Continue reading Simply Me in This World Teachers’ Day Celebration
“Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work” – Stephen King.
Every person has a talent may it be special like athletic, creative or artistic aptitude, general intelligence or mental power, and other abilities. Talent for me is both a gift from God and a skill, it may be inborn but we need constant practice to achieve expertise. However, I believed that even having these attributes but lacks being hardworking is impossible to achieve. Hard work is a great deal of efforts and endurance with patience and determination to achieve its personal goal. As a working individual in our department, I realized that: Continue reading Hard Work Pays Off
The abrupt implementation of Distance Learning Modality brought a lot of concerns from the parents. The DLM forces the parents to become and act like the school teachers of their children. The main issue in this implementation is in situation where some parents are not capable of teaching the lessons of their children. How is it possible for the parents who cannot read and write to teach their child? How is it possible for the parents whose highest educational attainment is elementary and whose children are in high school? How about the parents who need to work for them to eat in one day? How can they manage their time to help their children? These are all concerns of parents regarding how the education can still be effective and efficient despite of all these gaps and issues. Continue reading Developing Youth’s Metacognition: Solving Some Issues of Distance Learning