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  • Smart boosts gadget donation drive for deserving Marikina students

    What will a hundred thousand pesos buy? Any teenager might be tempted to splurge on the latest smartphone (or two) or a high-end notebook pc. But for Sociology student Micaela Gavino, Mai to her friends, P100,000 buys hope. Not for her but for at least a hundred students at Kapitan Moy Elementary School in Marikina. […] More

  • PLDT Enterprise powers DLSU’s e-Learning initiatives

    (Manila, Philippines – September 2020) With the ongoing global pandemic, academic institutions have been tasked with the difficult challenge of creating a workable solution to educating today’s youth while taking into account their safety and security. De La Salle University (DLSU) is among institutions committed to providing top-quality education to students amid the current crisis […] More

  • Smart kicks off search for youth-created digital solutions

    Aimed at harnessing the creativity of today’s youth, Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has launched an incubation program for youth-led digital solutions that enable Filipinos to surmount the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Presented by Smart Prepaid, Innovation Generation will tap college students to develop innovative solutions that utilize wireless technologies to solve community problems […] More

  • Writers honor ABS-CBN for contributions to Education, Culture, and Film

    The Unyon ng mga Manunulat sa Pilipinas (UMPIL) or the Writers Union of the Philippines recently honored ABS-CBN with the Gawad Pedro Bucaneg for the network’s exceptional contributions in cultivating literary education, literary culture, and appreciation of Philippine cinema. The largest organization of Filipino writers in the country acknowledged ABS-CBN’s innovations in educational TV with […] More

  • Three Philippine Teams named as finalists to the Alibaba GET Global Challenge 2020

    Alibaba Business School, in partnership with The Royal Beijing Language and Culture Center, names the Top 3 Finalists for Global Ecommerce Talent (GET) Programme in the Philippines. The Makati-based language center also recently teamed up with iAcademy, the first Philippine educational institution that will be implementing the Alibaba GET Program. The competition simultaneously takes place […] More

  • A Day in the Life of a Student Leader During the Coronavirus Crisis

    The COVID-19 Pandemic has disrupted the daily routines of every Filipino. Students, in particular, had to deal with the early suspension of the semester and scramble to continue academic work at home. We are now five months into this global pandemic and schools like Far Eastern University (FEU) have been extremely active in initiating programs […] More

  • More Philippine Universities join Huawei ICT Academy

    Manila, Philippines, August 2020 – Huawei Technologies Phils., Inc. welcomed 11 new University partners for Huawei ICT Academy through a virtual onboarding ceremony. The universities are Bataan Peninsula State University, Bicol University, Cebu Technological University, Chiang Kai Shek College, Holy Angel University, Holy Angel University, Manuel S. Enverga University Foundation, Southern Leyte State University, STI […] More

  • ABS-CBN’s subsidiary pursues ties with Cable Operators, boosts Knowledge Channel reach for Distance Learning

    ABS-CBN’s subsidiary Creative Programs Inc. (CPI) eyes partnership with regional cable operators across the country to carry Knowledge Channel and make use of their cable systems to provide TV-based learning as the Philippines shifts to distance education for the new school year. Together with the Philippine Cable and Telecommunications Association (PCTA), CPI stages a series […] More

  • PLDT Enterprise provides SMART Giga Study, E-learning tools for PACU’s 196 member schools

    (Manila, Philippines – August, 2020) Given the issues presented by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic to the education sector, the 196 member schools of the Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities (PACU) are among the learning institutions facing the challenge to shift to e-Learning—and PACU has been more than ready to extend aid in various ways. PACU has recently partnered […] More

  • FEU strives to keep the arts alive during the new normal

    As the world faces the “new normal” with the COVID-19 pandemic, Far Eastern University’s President’s Committee on Culture (PCC) adapted and evolved to keep arts and culture alive. FEU PCC, which was recently rebranded as the FEU Center of the Arts (FCA), was established in 1990 and its scope is not just limited to the […] More

  • PLDT ramps up its Infoteach Outreach Program with a webinar series

    MANILA, Philippines, August 5, 2020 – To enable various sectors in the new normal of online teaching and learning, leading telco PLDT, through its Infoteach Outreach Program, is conducting a webinar series called “Gearing up for the New Normal in Teaching and Learning.” The webinar series recently kicked off with the topic “Preparing your course […] More

  • PHINMA Education and PLDT enable students’ flexible learning with data plan

    (Manila, Philippines – July 2020) PHINMA Education, a fast-growing network of schools in Southeast Asia, has partnered with PLDT to provide mobile data and access to learning platforms to students in five schools and universities across the Philippines. “We are pleased to secure this partnership with PLDT Enterprise to help our students navigate education in […] More