Bonding (August 16, 2005, 0) - Clair and my mom went shopping the other day. They started shopping at
3:30, and they ended up hanging out all the way until 11. I think
that’s totally amazing. I _love_ it when my friends and my family get
along splendidly. Clair totally rocks. My mom totally rocks. =) Wow.
And my mom remembered that I bought books
Hipster PDA: Month view (April 26, 2005, 0) - Being able to quickly see my schedule for two months totally, totally
rocks. My iPAQ didn’t have the screenspace for something like that,
but my 3×5″ pack of index cards with some inserts from an organizer.
In particular, aforementioned monthly templates make planning
get-togethers so much easier. I can print index cards for these too,
but then it’d be a
Documentary on Filipino teachers (August 14, 2006, 0) - Via School Librarian in Action (eruannie): Tals Diaz will make a documentary on Filipino teachers going to the US to work and teach. More info
I watched a documentary about the difficulties domestic helpers face
when they reunite with their families after years apart. “When
Strangers Meet” – it’s available at the Canadian Film Board.
I want to watch
*** Attendance (August 25, 2003, 0) - Vision
The SMIT-Ed Program will become a recognized center for competency, research, and educational policy in math, science and IT education, in response to the needs of Philippine basic education.
salvacion: note about ‘competency center’
graduate / professional development
where are we going to put in ‘curriculum’ and ‘material’?
center / institute – political distinction. institute has a
Brain Gain Network (September 26, 2005, 0) - Brain Gain Network: a worldwide network of technopreneurs for the Philippine IT industry.
BGN seeks to counter the Brain Drain by fostering
entrepreneurship among technology practitioners and by reconnecting
expatriate Filipino professionals to Philippine based entrepreneurs