Five participants from the Division of Balanga City attended the 3rd National
ICTs Basic Education Congress in Waterfront Hotel, Lahug Cebu City last
September 10-11, 2008 headed by Dr. Lilia M. Santiago, Schools Division
Superintendent, Dr. Simeona B. Emata, Principal BNHS, Dr. Alma V.
Poblete, Principal I of Cabog-Cabog E/S, Dr. Merly Dominguez, SSHT III,
and Jennifer G. De Guzman Principal I / Division ICT Coordinator.
two-day event provide a forum for stakeholders to exchange views,
examine critical issues and share good practices in designing,
initiating, managing and sustaining ICT – based innovations within the
framework of providing quality basic education for all. It also
showcases existing local and international good practices in ICT and
curriculum integration and encourages dialogue on the curricular and
pedagogical issues that underpin computer and Web-enabled initiatives
towards educational transformations.
Jesli A. Lapus and Asst. Sec. Jesus L.R. Mateo from the Department of
Education, Dr. Philip Wong, Associate Prof. National Institute of
Education, Singapore are the first session facilitators. While Jan
Herrington, Associate Prof. University of Wollongong, Australia;
Patricia B. Arinto, Associate Professor UPOU; Nemah N. Hermosa, Vice
Chancellor for Academic Affairs UPOU are the second session speakers in
the 3rd National ICT Basic Education Congress.