THIS BASIC RIGHT CALLED INCLUSIVE EDUCATION
October 29, 2010

THIS BASIC RIGHT CALLED INCLUSIVE EDUCATION

Ms. Rhoda Nocum, a special education(SPED) teacher for 17 years, has been handling children with disabilities and children with special needs in Bagong Silang Elementary School (B.S.E.S.) in Bagong Silang, Caloocan City, Philippines. Because of her service and dedication, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) awarded her the “Dangal ng Bayan Award” in 2006, an annual search… Read More

From Scavenging to Studying
October 27, 2010

From Scavenging to Studying

by Marlon Fulo Crisostomo Jardeliza or Cris is 17 years old and could not speak clearly.  His mother, Rosa, describes his behavior as odd, atypical of a 17-year old.  He frequents the nearby river in his barangay or village in Bagong Silang, collecting “kalakal” or garbage.  He looks for used platic bottles, iron scraps or… Read More