SCAAP holds 2009 NSCM celebration and seminar workshop for science club leaders
by Maria Victoria S. Sacote and Bazil T. Sabacajan
Lahug, Cebu City (12 October) -- The Science Club Advisers Association of the Philippines announced it collaborated with the Department of Education in its bid to help promote the organization's vision and mission as a Science umbrella organization in the country.
Lately, 29 Science enthusiasts from Region X are present in the “Queen City of the South” enjoying workshops, lectures, group dynamics and even cultural participation which they all have been waiting for. The said occasion is a vital tool in honing the leadership qualities of science leaders in upgrading science culture in education and prepares them for a renewed passion and dedication in science clubbing.
Mrs. Aurora R. Catabona, SCAAP National President expressed her sincere thanks to all science leaders for the unexpected support extended. The total number of participants exceeds to 200 which led to add more billeting areas and logistical functions.
Meanwhile, invited speakers like Prof. Henry Tenedero, Dr. Luisa Yu and Dr. Ester Ogena discussed their topics with the emphasis on establishing the culture of science
After the four-day training, the participants joined hands together, promising far degree of contribution of science in the national context with zealous appreciation and adoption of science breakthroughs.
To cap the pledge of all science enthusiasts, a student from Region X showcased his investigatory project which then served as extrinsic motivation to the participants. (PIA) [top]