plans and thresh out problems, issues and concerns for the coming 2008
Literacy Day celebration, Third
Quarterly conference and Awarding ceremony of Alternative Learning
Division (ALSD); pre-planning meeting was held at Calamba Bayside
The participants on the said meeting were
(14) ES –I, ALS; five members of the Regional Core of trainors; two
Supervisors and two Regional Coordinators. The meeting was presided by
Angelina L. Umali, Officer in Charge ALSD.
In addition, the regional ALS
awarding will be held
at Calamba Elementary
Division of Calamba
City on Sept. 22-25. In this event all the winners will be announced
most outstanding mayor to the most outstanding mobile teachers.
Rudder talks on language
teachers can do big in breaking the barriers to fluency in our
This was the words he stressed in his
on the Role of Grammar in the Curriculum and Language Fluency
Breaking the Barriers for Success held at Benitez Theater, College o
UP Diliman, Quezon City,
Dr. Michael E. Rudder, Regional English
Officer U.S. Embassy, gave emphasis that in having the grammar
teachers should use the form-based, meaning-based and
“We must practice reflecting authentic
real life contexts, integrate with the four basic skills, use visual
as charts graphs maps, pictures and realia if possible to gain positive
results”, he added.
He also said that attention to purpose and
communication need motivator such as humor, games and personalization,
of presentation (oral/written), the explanation to balance between
Simplicity should also take into consideration.
“Practice is the Key! Don’t worry about
Have Fun!” These were the ending reminders that Dr. Rudder left to all
On the other hand, participants of the
forum were teachers, professors, Deans from different Universities and
including Ms. Andrea C.
Mrs. Marisa A. Dedumo from Calamba Bayside
National High School.
DepEd honors Chipeco in
Calamba City Division conducted a program entitled “Tanging Ikaw” (Only
a birthday present to Hon. Joaquin “Jun”Chipeco Jr.,Calamba City Mayor,
66th b-day celebration at Chipeco Auditorium, Jose Rizal
Memorial School ,Aug.14.
The said program started with a dance
DepEd family entitled “Todo con Todo” which depicted the theme of the
Looking back to 60’s. A time talking to the creator given by Looc
School and a simple message delivered by Dr. Myrna Pamplona, SDS of
City. A line-up of performances given by JRMS teachers for their modern
cabaret steps by the Division Personnel and City College
n’ Roll rendition of City College of
Calamba and the track of fingers from
Theater Arts students of Calamba Bayside National High School .
Moreover, Mrs. Nini Chipeco, wife of the
his son, Congressman Justine Marc Chipeco did a toast to hail for the
tomorrow , followed by a moment of expressing what is in the head of
birthday celebrant-Mayor Joaquin Chipeco.
ALS 3rd quarterly confab
holds at Calamba
recognize one’s contribution and achievement to the successful
of the DepEd’s Thrust, “Education for All”, the 2008 Regional Literacy
celebration, awarding and ALS Third Quarterly conference was held at
auditorium, Central II, Division of Calamba City, Sept. 22-25.
Dr. Paraluman R. Giron, Director IV of
CALABARZON, gave an inspiring message to the participants and awardees
Her message unleashed the Theme “To teach, Touch and Transform lives
collaborative Partnership to ALS”.
The said program started with a cultural
rendered by students of Calamba
Bayside National High
School followed by
the Grand Salvo, singing of National Anthem and an invocation led by
DepEd Calamba City Teachers.
The program was highlighted by giving of
to ALS implementers and stockholders who have exhibited greatness of
extending services to the depressed and the marginalized poor through
Awards were given to the Most Functional
Community Learning Centers,
Most Outstanding Principal consultant, Most Outstanding Literacy
Outstanding Local Government Units for the 5th Class Municipality;
municipality and Components Cities.
of recognition and a special recognition
to Hall of Fame were also awarded to the winners.
CBNHS hosts 1st reg’l
focus on CLET
schools, there is always the first time. And this was a day to remember
Bayside National High
became the venue of the Regional Training on Alternative Learning
which focuses on Computer Literacy Enhancement Training (CLET).
ALS conducted a three- day regional
training on Project
CLET held on July 9-11 (1st batch) and July 16-18 (2nd
Topics shared to mobile teachers were
focus on the
following: Computer Fundamentals which was discussed by Mr. Noel Merino
Norilyn Narciso; Networking Fundamentals by Mr. Efren Claveles and Mr.
The Harnessing ICTs for
Philippine Basic Education elaborated by Ms. Solidad Jaime; Concepts of information and communication tehnology
which was discussed by Ms. Eulalia Lorenzo; Internet ,on line
and resources given by Ms. Rosalinda Nunez and Word processing by Ms.
Moreover, making of spreadsheet was
presented by Mr.
Marius Dimagiba and the slide presentation was prepared by MS. Eden
Furthermore, the program was graced by the
by Dr. Rosemarie Felicidad Saet, Director III of Region IV-A CALABARZON.
training was attended by 144 participants to
include Dr. Angelina Umali, ES-II, ALSD;Dr. Nelia Motero,Mrs. Alaine
Regional ALS Coordinator; and Dr. Eulogio Tañala Jr.,ES –I, ALS
Mr. Florentino Lara and Dr. Lourdes
Bermudez acted as
the masters of ceremonies in the said party.
Furthermore, the Burning Bush Band,
male voices, gave
touch to all guests by rendering song numbers.
part in Project W.O.W.
motive of beautifying Alma Mater, Calamba Bayside National High School
held the launching of War on Waste (WOW), a project of the Supreme
Government (SSG) at the Multi-Purpose Gym of Palingon, Calamba City;
The project of the school was spearheaded
Olivia S. Peduche, Principal II of CBNHS; and Mrs. Elisa Habacon,
the SSG organization. The students were oriented about the project and
of SSG for the whole year, “Every Room a Groom”. Each room is obliged
their duties to get high points on the following criteria: 50 %
% participation; and 40 % cleanliness for a total of 100%. Every day,
classrooms will be monitored by Ms. Peduche to check the cleanliness of
classroom. The class who gathered the highest points will have an award
at the end
of the year.
Morover, DepEd Memorandum no. 38 s. 2000 and pursuant to the DepEd order no. 72 s.
2003 which mandates establishment of the youth for the environment in
organization, lessons on Solid Waste Management should be taught in
to fourth year. Integration of proper waste disposal in Araling
Industrial Arts, Agricultural Education and MAPEH should be
and beautification drive in the community should be part of the
service in CAT.
After the launching of the project, a
clean up drive
had been conducted together with the students who joined the following
organizations: SSG, Sining sa Baybay Lawa ng Laguna, CAT Organization
Scouts of CBNHS. The clean up drive took place in front of the school
way to the road going to Baywalk. With the guidance given by some of
teachers of CBNHS the clean up drive was successfully done. This served
signal for the start of the project conducted by the SSG officials.
The SSG, together with the respected
Peduche and Mrs. Habacon were hoping that all students will do their
well; and they were also hoping that this will be a stepping stone in
a clean and green environment.
CBNHS never stopped in the fulfilment of the project. Again students
the cleaning drive of the Laguna lake which was instigated last Sept.20
Baybay Lawa of Calamba. The said program was also sponsored by the
Government Units of the Calamba City.