SyenSaya 2020 goes Virtual

The Los Baños Science Community Foundation, Inc. (LBSCFI) invites the public to this year's SyenSaya celebration! The entire event which carries the theme “Agham at Teknolohiya: Sandigan ng Kalusugan, Kabuhayan, Kaayusan, at Kinabukasan” will be held virtually from  2-4 December 2020.  The opening ceremony will be on 2 December 2020 at 9:00 am streamed via  LBSCFI official... Continue Reading →

UPOU Sharing Educational Resources and Courses for Free since 2010

As the country’s leading academic institution in open learning and distance education, the University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) adheres to the philosophy of open education and has been a staunch advocate of Open Educational Resources (OERs) and open access courses.  As early as 2012, the UPOU has crafted its OER policies and has... Continue Reading →

Kaagapay sa Pag-aaral ng mga Iskolar ng Bayan sa UPOU

COVID-19 continues to put a toll on many Filipinos, not just economically but emotionally and mentally as well. Although UPOU has been offering its courses fully online,  many of its students have also been negatively affected by the pandemic. Among the negative effects are loss of lives, displacement, unemployment, financial vulnerability, separation from family, absence... Continue Reading →

A little help with WFH

WAHM, SAHM – we’ve probably heard of these before. The terms Work-at-home-moms or stay-at-home-moms have been circulating the virtual space for a few years now. Mothers, mostly, are the ones who maintain online jobs to earn while attending to their families. Today, however, forced by circumstances we find everyone staying home while earning.  With the... Continue Reading →

Psychosocial Help for Students in times of ECQ

What has kept us busy at home with the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) in effect? Many students who have had their classes suspended find comfort in their smartphones and all its applications, in home makeovers, in gardening, and in doing whatever hobbies (or chores) that help keep them busy. Since online classes are still ongoing... Continue Reading →

A Corona Suspension Snapshot

Following the end of February, which gave us a ton of love-related memes, comes another month that sure brought us into a panic mode. Really, I’m not going to lie, this quarantine period that’s been around for what seemed like an eternity urged me to wash my hands more often than before.  Though, moving through... Continue Reading →

UPOU’s Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Did you know that the University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) offers a wide range of online courses for FREE? The Massive Open Distance e-Learning (MODeL) is UPOU’s customized platform for its Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) that provides learners with a secure and integrated system to create personalized learning.  So what exactly are... Continue Reading →

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