• Education,  Technology

    Zookal: Bringing Filipinos a Step Closer to Their Dreams

    For Danica Rose Garay, shifting careers from teaching to being a doctor is not easy. For one, she has to take and pass the National Medical Admission Test (NMAT), and she doesn’t have the luxury of time to enroll in a review center as it tend to be expensive. Self-study is her only viable option. Zookal was like manna from heaven for Danica Rose. With Zookal’s help, she is now reviewing for free for her upcoming NMAT exam. “I find reviewing with Zookal is so much easier. Questions are categorized so I can go straight to those relevant for me.  The immediate response from the app, whether the answer is right or wrong, and the…

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    Will Be Attending the Biggest Homeschool Conference in the Philippines!

    Just as I mentioned on my Facebook Fan Page, I have started my homeschooling journey with my two younger kids this year. My daughter is in Grade 1 and my son is Grade 7. So far, both have enjoyed homeschooling so much even though we are still doing it independently (we have no homeschool provider yet). I blogged about our homeschooling journey at www.teachermomma.com. Last year when I started considering homeschooling my kids, I have a lot of questions on my mind. I did some research and downloaded every e-book there is until I discovered that there is a homeschooling conference happening in Manila. As much as I wanted to…

  • Education

    Get Your TESOL Certification Course in Cebu City, Philippines

    A lot of people have found passion in teaching English in many places, especially in Asia. This is the reason why TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certification Course is in demand right now. If you’ve noticed, there are many websites and schools that offer this course, but not all of them are alike. Taken in STK ta Bai!, a famous restaurant in Cebu, Philippines. One of the best places to take a TESOL Certification Course is in Cebu City, Philippines. TEFL International Cebu does not only give its trainees world class training, but they also add fun while learning. Aside from that, they let all their trainees have…

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    APEC Schools 101: Answering Inquiries from Inquisitive Inquirers

    I sometimes receive calls and questions from friends, relatives, and random inquirers regarding new schools in Metro Manila.  Today I want to bring to your attention APEC Schools from the Ayala group. If you have an incoming Grade 7 kid this coming school year, or are thinking of transferring your teenager to a new high school, check out this compilation of FAQs which I based from questions most of us have each time we hear about a new school that’s worth checking out. What is APEC Schools? APEC stands for Affordable Private Education Center Inc, a fast growing chain of reasonably priced private secondary schools within Metro Manila and nearby…