In pursuit of excellence: A teacher’s triumph against poverty

Elger David, Teacher III of Senior High School in Meycauayan National High School (MNHS), Bulacan, exemplifies the values of perseverance, excellence, and victory. His competence and desirable attitudes as an educator have already been proven several times through different recognitions he received. But behind his success lies a story that can inspire all. Teacher Elger continue reading : In pursuit of excellence: A teacher’s triumph against poverty

The passion that lit a hundred burning passions: A teacher’s story of toil and triumph

Teaching has always been considered a noble profession that requires great passion. Being a teacher in the Philippines is a far more interesting story to tell. The challenges abound and one’s passion can truly be tested, and if one prevails, a diamond in the rough emerges. For the past three decades, Teacher Jacquelyn Rachel L. continue reading : The passion that lit a hundred burning passions: A teacher’s story of toil and triumph

A new lease on life: The love and passion of an ALS teacher

How does one find the strength and motivation to still pursue teaching after nearly losing one’s life? For Marites Magno, an Alternative Learning System (ALS) mobile teacher from San Isidro, Nueva Ecija, this challenge was not difficult to overcome. Teaching is what kept her alive amid her near-death experience after suffering from hemolysis, elevated liver continue reading : A new lease on life: The love and passion of an ALS teacher

Game changer: A story of an ordinary teacher with an extraordinary power

A hope-giver, torch-bearer, and game changer! Passion and excellence are often associated with Rex De Jesus Bibal. Despite poverty, he stood out and conquered all the struggles through his undying dream – to champion academic excellence and serve as an inspiration to Filipino learners. Born in a small barrio in the province of Oriental Mindoro, continue reading : Game changer: A story of an ordinary teacher with an extraordinary power

A superhero from the sidelines: The story of an ALS mobile teacher

September 7, 2019 – In every celebration of the National Teachers’ Month, we commonly see and hear tributes to teachers in the formal education sector. Little attention is given to the equally commendable work of teachers in informal education programs such as the Alternative Learning System (ALS) — the Department of Education’s (DepEd) second chance continue reading : A superhero from the sidelines: The story of an ALS mobile teacher