leads efforts on clean environment
Susan Gallardo, professor of the Chemical Engineering Department,
leads efforts for a cleaner environment, as one of the newly
elected Board of Directors of the Philippine Chapter of the
Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA).
An organization based in United States, AWMA-Philippines is
committed to the promotion of a clean environment towards
sustainable development. It is supported by the Partnership
for Clean Air, various civil society groups, and the Environmental
Gallardo has actively participated in the technical committee
of the association. Since August, she has helped organize
forums on the controversial Clean Air Act and also took part
in the technical discussion of the bill.
receives CHED research grant
of Education Dean Allan Bernardo received a research grant
from the Commission on Higher Education through the Office
of Policy, Planning, Research, and Information-Research Division
project, titled “Mathematics for Teachers’ Implicit Theories
of Mathematics Learning and Instruction: Implications for
Mathematics Achievement in Primary and Secondary Education,”
intends to identify the conceptual structure of the implicit
theories held by math teachers about math learning and instruction.
faculty give seminars on effective principalship
Rose Marie Salazar-Clemeña, University Fellow and professor
of the Counselor Education Department, and Dr. Flordeliza
Reyes, associate professor of the Educational Leadership Department,
conducted seminars on effective principalship during the regional
launches of the Gintong Ilawan Teodora Alonso Educator’s Award
The program honors outstanding female principals of elementary
and secondary schools. This year’s awards focus on principals
of private elementary schools.
The regional launches, which was held from July to September,
were implemented in partnership with the Department of Education,
the Fund for Assistance to Private Education, and the Philippine
Association of Colleges and Universities-Coordinating Council
of Private Education Associations.