On teachers’ jobs


>>> learn C by him/herself, after all it is the student's responsibility.
>>> Implementing the solution is up to the student, which IMHO should be the
>> Yup, but IMHO, eventhough it's the student's responsibility, Professors
>> should always be there to _check_ if the student is doing the "Right
> Not always. They're there to teach, and nothing more. Well this is the
> attitude in UP, and it has worked well.

I am glad that my teachers had always gone the extra distance not only
to teach me but to help me learn.

E-Mail from Sandra Jean Chua

(Update: 2003.11.18. Rommel Feria says that this is not reflective of
the whole UP system and that it is quite different in UP Diliman.)