NCR Regional Advocacy Forum on Inclusive Education
TTG and Inclusion Initiative in partnership with the City of Mandaluyong and UNICEF Philippines held the LGU Regional Advocacy Forum on Inclusive Education last June 29, 2018 for the LGU members in NCR to gain proper understanding of the basics of inclusive education and for LGUs to create action plans that support inclusion and to improve its policies and projects for the needs of diverse of learners and their respective communities.
TTG Guesting at DZMM radio program ‘Good Vibes’
The Teacher’s Gallery was invited as a guest speaker at DZMM radio program, “Good Vibes” hosted by Ms. Niña Corpuz and Mr. Mark Leviste. TTG Executive Director Ms. Mai Roble with Teacher Anna Viudez of President Corazon Elementary School shared stories of inclusion programs and successful initiatives on inclusive education to enlighten and encourage radio listeners to also practice inclusion.
Brigada Eskwela in Commonwealth Elementary School
The Teacher’s Gallery and Philippine Network for Inclusive Education turned over materials for the Brigada Eskwela in Commonwealth Elementary School last May 26, 2018.
We captured the essence of community’s collective responsibility in ensuring that the school of our learners are appropriate and accommodating. It was a success!
Featuring the IE Learning Portal during DepEd Supervisors Training in Davao City
Inclusion Initiative, in partnership with UNICEF and The Teacher’s Gallery, featured the Inclusive Education Learning Portal during the DepEd Regional and District Supervisors Training on the Roll-Out of Inclusive Education at Royal Mandaya Hotel, Davao City.
As part of the roll-out of inclusive education, the supervisors highlighted the need of having a resource center to support teachers in the implementation of the program.
Mindoro LGU Advocacy Forum on Inclusive Education
The Teacher’s Gallery and Inclusion Initiative, in partnership with the Municipality of Bongabong, Oriental Mindoro, UNICEF Philippines, and NCDA hosted the Mindoro LGU Advocacy Forum on Inclusive Education.
This event aims to enlighten LGU members and officials in Mindoro on the real concept of inclusion and inclusive education as well as its benefits to raise the participation of all in the community. In this forum, the participants have also created action plans which they will start working on when they go back to their respective municipalities.
Meeting with Mayor Menchie Abalos regarding the NCR LGU Advocacy Forum on Inclusive Education
Mandaluyong Mayor Menchie Abalos has accepted the offer to be an official partner of Inclusion Initiative and The Teacher’s Gallery in hosting the NCR LGU Advocacy Forum on Inclusive Education on June 2018.
ISIE Part 2 – 1st Planning Session – Organizing Members
Quezon City Vice Mayor, Joy Belmonte, hosted the 1st Planning Session of Part 2 of the International Summit in Inclusive Education on November 27 to 29, 2017 at the AFP Officers’ Club House at Camp Aguinaldo. The attendees were representatives from DLS-College of Saint Benilde Center for Inclusive Education, Australia’s Department of Foreign Trade and Affairs’ Basic Education Sectoral Transformation (BEST), Norfil Foundation, ATRIEV (Adaptive Technology for Rehabilitation, Integration and Empowerment of the Visually Impaired), Tahanan ng Walang Hagdan, AKAP-Pinoy, UP College of Education, DepEd’s Office of the Secretary, IDEA (Inclusive Development and Empowerment Agenda) and Inclusion Initiative.
- November 26, 2017
- November 23, 2017
- July 14, 2017
- February 23, 2017
- February 19, 2017
- February 7, 2017
- January 19, 2017
Dr. Stetson, Dr. Magtoto and TTG at ANC Dateline to promote the ISIE – Part 2
One of the keynote speakers of the International Leadership Summit on Inclusive Education – Part 2, Dr. Frances Stetson, together with UP College of Education Professor, Dr. Frances Magtoto appeared live at ANC Dateline to promote the said event.
Dr. Frances Stetson is the President of Stetson & Associates, Inc. in the US – the organization that has revolved around and improved the quality of inclusive schools for all students for over 24-year history and the author of the 1st Report to Congress regarding the IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act).
TTG and UP Professor Maiti Tantengco at DZMM TeleRadyo
TTG Executive Director, Ms. Mai Roble, and Professor Maiti Tantengco from UP Diliman College of Education invited teacher participants to join all partners in saying #YesToInclusion at the International Summit in Inclusive Education Part 2.
Special thanks to DZMM Teleradyo for the invitation and also to hosts Ms. Winnie and Mr. Ariel for saying #YesToInclusion.
BKP and TTG at DWIZ AM Radio
Bagong Kulturang Pinoy, Inc. – BKP Director Ms. Alice Quilicot with TTG Communications Ms. Alyanna Tamayo at DWIZ 882 AM Station talking about the Goals of Bagong Kulturang Pinoy which helps children enjoy the culture of reading by giving books and helping communities including remote areas in building mini-libraries.
TTG’s partnership with BKP is to help them facilitate and monitor the programs implemented in the communities with mini-libraries by TTG Power Club Members who can also request their own mini-libraries for a community they want to represent!
Check out their websites: www.bkpinc.org and www.dwiz882am.com.
Professor Tony Booth and TTG at Mornings@ANC
Professor Tony Booth – author of the book “Index for Inclusion” together with Ms. Mai Roble – TTG Executive Director appeared live at one of the segments of Mornings@ANC hosted by Ms. Lexi Schulze to talk about promoting inclusion through developing inclusive values among teachers and parents to increase the participation of all students in education.
TTG and CFP at PWD Hour – DZRB Radyo ng Bayan 738KHz
TTG Executive Director Mai Roble and Center for Possibilities Founder Dolores Cheng in PWD Hour PH Radyo ng Bayan 738 to promote the upcoming International Leadership Summit on Inclusive Education (February 22 to 24 at SMX Manila) where the documentary “Yakap” will be screened. Yakap follows the lives of three families of children with special needs.
The program is hosted by Mr. Arpee Lazaro and Mr. Edsel Lorete.
First IE Summit Storytellers live at DZMM Teleradyo
Our summit storytellers, Mr. Erick Marco Ramos and Ms. Sarah Jane Dela Rosa, were live on air at DZMM Teleradyo segment “Todo-Todo, Walang Preno” hosted by Mr. Ariel Ureta and Ms. Winnie Cordero.
They have shared how inclusion in regular classroom setup positively affected their lives and hope that this will be a widely accepted program structure in the country instead of confining children with disabilities to SPED centers.
TTG Team at Mornings @ ANC
TTG Special Projects Officer, Ben Lopez together with Sarah Jane dela Rosa and Teacher Russell Zabala, School Principal of Precious Gem Academy – one of The Teacher’s Gallery’s affiliate school at Mornings at ANC with Ms. Ginger Conejeros to promote the summit on Inclusive Education.
TTG TV Guesting at Umagang Kay Ganda
The Teacher’s Gallery Executive Director Ms.Mai Roble, together with Mr. Tony Llanes – Executive Director of ATRIEV (Adaptive Technology for Rehabilitation, Integration and Empowerment of the Visually Impaired), Ms. Sarah Jane Dela Rosa – 22-year old student of Doña Juana Elementary School that has cerebral palsy and Mr. Benjamin Lopez, Project Officer of The Teacher’s Gallery appeared live at Umagang Kay Ganda, hosted by Mr. Ariel Ureta and Ms. Winnie Cordero.
The team talked about inclusive education and invited teachers and parents to the First International Leadership Summit on Inclusive Education at the SMX Convention Center Manila.