It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Prof. Josefina C. Fonacier---a tireless worker, an excellent teacher, and a good leader. We will always remember your beautiful smile, good-natured personality, and witty remarks. You will be missed, Ma’am. Thank you for having been a part of UP NISMED.
It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we inform the science and mathematics education community of Dr. Milagros D. Ibe's passing. Thank you, Dr. Ibe for having been a part of UP NISMED!
Go Teacher Go! was able to air 9 episodes over DZUP 1602 before it went off air in March 2020 when the lockdown started due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The program hosts from the Audiovisual Group, Ms. Ma. Lourdes S. Agad and Mr. Renz G. Salas, were joined by 11 resource persons – nine of [...]
The PAREF Southridge School sponsored a seminar-workshop on lesson study for 17 science teachers of their school. The seminar-workshop was conducted by NISMED on 4-5 November 2019 at PAREF Southridge School in Muntinlupa City. The seminar-workshop was designed to familiarize the science teachers with lesson study features and processes and enable them to develop and [...]
UP NISMED’s project collaboration with Makati Science High School – A Project for Driving Professional Excellence through School-based and Technology-enabled Collaboration and Coaching at the Makati Science High School – kicks off with a four-day training held at the Makati Science High School Library on 24, 27-29 May 2019. Twenty-six teachers and department heads from [...]
A four-day seminar-workshop—Analyzing for Quality Science Curriculum Materials—was conducted at NISMED on 24-29 April 2019 through the kindness of Dr. Carla B. Dimalanta, UP Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs (Research), who donated a modest sum which she received as part of her prize as a Metrobank Awardee. The seminar-workshop was designed to capacitate [...]
The College of Education of the Isabela State University in Cabagan (ISU Cabagan) offers a 5-module diploma course on research in education. Lesson study as classroom research is the fourth of the five modules. The diploma course is offered to teachers in different teacher education institutions (TEIs) across the Cagayan Valley Region. Around sixty educators [...]
The Lesson Study Program (LSP) of NISMED received the prestigious Gawad Tsanselor Para sa Natatanging Programang Pang-Ekstensiyon on 21 June 2019 at the Institute of Biology, UP Diliman. During the awarding ceremony, the Gawad Tsanselor Search Committee, chaired by Vice Chancellor Fidel Nemenzo, recognized the substantive and significant contributions of the LSP in creating opportunities [...]
Teachers and academic supervisors from Leyte learn inquiry-based approach in teaching science through an educational visit
Ms. Rena Takahashi, a Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteer, together with six teachers, one principal, and one district supervisor from Leyte made an educational visit at the Elementary School Science Laboratory in UP NISMED last 2 May 2019. The nine participants received firsthand experience on how scientific inquiry is applied on certain science topics under the [...]
The Elementary School Science Workgroup conducted a seminar-workshop titled “Short– term course on Inquiry-based Activities for Elementary School Science Teachers” held at the Elementary School Science Laboratory of UP NISMED last 24-26 April 2019. A total of 25 Grade 5 and Grade 6 Science teachers from the Division of Caloocan City participated in the three-day [...]