Erliza Matacot and Nam Ngo Thanh: MIE- More Than What You Think

by Nam Ngo Thanh and Erliza Matacot
Expert Educator Columnists, Vietnam and Philippines

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.”

This adage from a French author and a Nobel Prize winner in Literature André Gide may be best applied to all educators who want to sail their own ship in seeking for the best education. With the rapid development of the society, approach in education has also changed. Thus, teachers and students should not be left behind and should be courageous in embracing the changes brought by the new generation.Visit the author's original post

Hi Readers!

Greetings!

I am Erliza Leosala Matacot, a secondary school teacher at Dasmarinas East National High School, Cavite Philippines.

I will be working with Nguyen Duc Toan in this blog. We will be sharing our insights, views and experience as innovative educators in the 21st century education. Moreover, we will share with you the updates of our global project.

As MIE Experts for this year 2015,  Nguyen Duc Toan and I are having a global project with one of the global issues in the world, the bullying.… Visit the author's original post

Hi Readers!

Greetings!

I am Erliza Leosala Matacot, a secondary school teacher at Dasmarinas East National High School, Cavite Philippines.

I will be working with Nguyen Duc Toan in this blog. We will be sharing our insights, views and experience as innovative educators in the 21st century education. Moreover, we will share with you the updates of our global project.

As MIE Experts for this year 2015,  Nguyen Duc Toan and I are having a global project with one of the global issues in the world, the bullying.… Visit the author's original post

Erliza Matacot: My Journey as a Teacher With Microsoft and Project-Based Learning

By Erliza Matacot
Expert Educator Columnist, Philippines

Change is constant. According to Mahatma Gandhi, “We must be the change we want to see in this world.” As a teacher, I know that I can make a difference in bringing my 21st century students in the right path of embracing the technology.

During the first year of my teaching in a private school, I noticed how dedicated I was as a teacher. I directed musical plays, I trained my students in different school level competitions, and also managed our campus journalism.… Visit the author's original post

Erliza L. Matacot- Philippines

English Teacher, School Paper Adviser, Global Filipino Teacher- Lead Coach, Microsoft Ambassador for Education-Philippines

Dasmarinas East National High School, Dasmarinas City, Philippines

Favorite Quote:

"Bloom where you are planted"

I've been in the public educational institution for almost five years.

My wonderful adventure as a teacher started when I became a

member of Global Filipino Teacher. It is a training program designed to spread the use ICT in the teaching and learning environment.  There, I learned how to develop a project-based learning.… Visit the author's original post