IBM and DepEd Promotes Better Learning Opportunities with IBM Young Explorer Devices

IBM Philippines and the Department of Education (DepEd) recently collaborated to promote better learning opportunities for children in underprivileged schools and academic institutions from Pasay (10) and Batangas (7). IBM donated a total of 31 IBM Young Explorer stations that includes teacher training, valued at approximately $77,000.00 USD. These are computer housed in brightly colored,…

“Selfie for Biodiversity” Photo Contest Launched

An online photo contest dubbed “Protecting the Reservoir of Life, Selfie for Biodiversity” was launched recently by the DENR- Biodiversity Management Bureau (formerly PAWB) as part of this year’s celebration of International Day for Biological Diversity (IDBD) on May 22. The contest, which is also being held in cooperation with the Manila Bulletin’s Picture Perfect…

Caltex ’Labanan Ang TB Para Tsuper Healthy’ Campaign Expands Through Strong Partnerships

One of the best examples of successful public-private-partnerships in community programs is seen in the links among Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), marketer of Caltex fuels and lubricants, the city health offices (CHO), the Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association (FEJODAP), and the Metro Bus Operators Association (MBOA) to bring TB awareness to public transport…

DHL Express, ECOGLOBAL Foundation Partners To Safely Recycle Used Batteries

DHL Express, the world’s leading express service provider, and ECOGLOBAL Foundation sign an agreement to safely recycle used lead-acid batteries. Under the partnership, DHL will store all its used lead batteries in acid proof containers that ECOGLOBAL will provide. The containers will then be collected and properly recycled. “DHL is committed to this partnership because…

Messiah College Teaches Hair Hygiene To 25 Kids In Bataan

Summer is here and so are the irritating head lice. 25 children in Barangay Dinalupihan, Bataan, gets to learn how to properly wash their hair to combat lice infestation in an Oplan Alis Kuto program recently conducted by a team of students from Messiah College, the first intentionally Christian Liberal Arts and Business College in…

K Channel Launches LEEP, a Training Program for Teachers and Principals on Effective Learning

The Knowledge Channel Foundation Inc. (KCFI), in coordination with the Department of Education (DepEd) officially launched on April 2 the Learning Effectively through Enhanced Pedagogies (LEEP), at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan, DepEd Complex, Pasig City. “If there are any reforms that must be done, those are the ones that happen inside the classroom. It is…