Feb. 27, 2015

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FUSE sees 1st gold for Phl in math Olympiad The Philippines may bag its first gold medal and surpass the country’s impressive showing in the math Olympiad as the nucleus of the team that will be sent to Thailand is composed of experienced and tested competitors. The Foundation for Upgrading the Standard of Education (FUSE)

FUSE Press release, Feb. 4, 2015

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 by

Learning science with fun: FUSE brings poor students to interactive center Over 4,000 students from public high schools in depressed communities in Metro Manila had visited the Philippine Science Centrum (PSC) to undergo “hands-on minds-on” activities at the facility, the first interactive science center-museum in the country. The participants were recipients of the  “Science Beyond

“Sometimes, we underestimate our students because they are young. We overlook the fact that they are also capable of creating methods and concepts. Few opportunities are given to them inside the classroom to enhance their thinking skills.” Director Soledad A. Ulep of UP-Nismed (National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development) said one way of

FUSE teaches teachers to become trainers

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 by

Eighty-nine teachers from public elementary schools in Ilocos Sur and Vigan City recently underwent a five-day training seminar at the FUSE Learning Center for Teachers, in Manila, which aims to enrich the participants’ teaching skills in English, Mathematics and Science. The teachers, who came from at least 50 elementary schools spread across the region, were

FUSE trustee: Math is a language, an art

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 by

“When you teach math, don’t confine yourself to math. Math is both a language and an art. It’s about awareness, structural thinking and study of logic.” Milagros D. Ibe, a noted teacher-educator in mathematics education, said the “old rules” were anchored on memorization and urged teachers under the K-12 program to give “space” to students

The Philippines may bag its first gold medal and surpass the country’s impressive showing in the math Olympiad as the nucleus of the team that will be sent to Thailand is composed of experienced and tested competitors. The Foundation for Upgrading the Standard of Education (FUSE) said it sees bright prospects for the squad with

Over 4,000 students from public high schools in depressed communities in Metro Manila had visited the Philippine Science Centrum (PSC) to undergo “hands-on minds-on” activities at the facility, the first interactive science center-museum in the country. The participants were recipients of the “Science Beyond Classroom” project of the Foundation for Upgrading the Standard of Education

More than 39,000 teachers will be hired by the Department of Education (DepEd) and an additional 31,000 classrooms will be constructed this year to support the implementation of the K to 12 program, which takes effect in 2016. Representatives Roman Romulo (Pasig, Lone District) and Evelina Escudero (Sorsogon, 1st District) told the recent monthly general

Teaching, the High-tech Way

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 by
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The Foundation for Upgrading the Standard of Education (FUSE) is using modern technology to improve teaching through Continuing studies via Television (Constel). The Constel video compact discs (VCDs) are not only shown on Knowledge Channel but are also available for free to students and teachers. FUSE has distributed 400,000 Constel VCDs since it was organized

Learning literature by talking

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 by
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More students learn literature better by allowing them to talk instead of being talked to. This is according to writer-lecturer Isagani Cruz, who recommends that the better way to teach literature is to allow students to talk at least half of the time. Cruz said this method is being developed in a series of literature

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