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72-Year-Old Professor Learns ‘Online Teaching’ So Students Can Keep Up During Pandemic



72-Year-Old Professor Learns ‘Online Teaching’ So Students Can Keep Up During Pandemic

Gone are the days of passive learning when education was strictly teacher-centered and students heavily relied on pure lectures and direct instructions. Time and innovation have changed the course of the learning paradigm transforming one-way discussions into active learning, bridging teachers and students to achieve progressive education in the modern age.  The 21st century has become more challenging for traditional educators who are honing a completely different generation – the millennials and Generation Z glued to the fascinating technological advancements of today’s era. Not to mention the game-changing consequence of the current pandemic transforming our old ways into the ‘call … [Read more]

A Day in the Life During Online Classes



A Day in the Life During Online Classes

Illustration by Mia Pulanco | Southville Multimedia Arts Student

Being home quarantined does not completely change our usual morning routines. We still roll out of our beds early (commitment is key), do our bathroom rituals, make an effort to look our best, and indulge in a sumptuous breakfast. Yet, we have more time to prepare. We can sing longer in the shower, girls stay longer in front of their mirrors, and it’s guaranteed that our first meal of the day is freshly made. 

Illustration by Mia Pulanco | Southville Multimedia Arts Student

Now, this is where the apparent change takes … [Read more]

Opportunities Amid Home Quarantine



Opportunities Amid Home Quarantine

Illustration by Dominique Demesa | Southville Multimedia Arts Student

Feeling overwhelmed? Worried about the world outside? Trapped at home? Suffering from boredom? Think of this situation as a chance to focus on yourself, your family, and your home in ways that are precious and rare. Never had much time to work on the little big things? How was your first week? It may not be as fulfilling as how we felt outdoors but as you take a look at these opportunities amid the home quarantine, the succeeding weeks of uncertainty could still keep you learning, growing, and thriving.

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The Southville Response to the COVID-19 Health Emergency



The Southville Response to the COVID-19 Health Emergency

OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) is actively working with academic and health experts to implement a range of measures to ensure the health and safety of the Southville community of learners, faculty, and staff. With the declaration of a state of public health emergency and the suspension of classes throughout Metro Manila from March 10-14, 2020, Southville recognizes the urgency of the situation and is taking the following steps to address the situation:

  1. During the School closure from March 10-14, all Southville facilities will be disinfected following CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA) Novel Coronavirus
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Southville included in the Edukasyon.ph Top 10 International Schools in the Philippines 2020



Southville included in the Edukasyon.ph Top 10 International Schools in the Philippines 2020

Do you want to be AMAZING? Get an international education. Welcome to SGEN! Through our students’ academic excellence in the global arena, international accreditation, and guaranteed access to top universities worldwide, the SGEN community is honored to be in the Top 10 List of Best Philippine-based International Schools for 2020.
https://portal.edukasyon.ph/blog/the-top-10-international-schools-in-the-philippines-your-2020-guide

Southville Global Education Network (SGEN) is a group of topnotch international academic institutions, primarily known as a “School for the Intellectually Gifted, recognized by the United States of America, Australia, and the United Kingdom. SGEN is the leader in international and transnational education in the … [Read more]

Southville Awards Direk Joey Reyes as its 1st Outstanding Media Practitioner



Southville Awards Direk Joey Reyes as its 1st Outstanding Media Practitioner

Southville College of Multimedia Arts (MMA) recently celebrated its 15th year with an alumni homecoming and the first of a series of recognitions called the Monarchs Outstanding Media Practitioner award. This year, the accolade was given to renowned Filipino film director, Jose “Joey” Javier Reyes. This aims to recognize and celebrate significant contributions in the media industry and milestones achieved by the industry’s bests. “Direk Joey has been known in the media industry as a game changer and challenger. He loves changing the landscape of the industry through his films and works of art,” shared by Ms. Kristen … [Read more]

Sixth-Grader Meets Senior High School Research Standards



Sixth-Grader Meets Senior High School Research Standards

Twelve-year-old Juan Alfonso Lobien upskilled his research inclination through the Portfolio Assessment for Southville Students (PASS) – senior high school level. His study aimed to determine the relationship between Khan Academy and Standard-Based Assessment (SBA) test result. Lobien believed that students achieve Higher Math Proficiency with the help of an online courseware such as Khan exercises according to a 2013 DOST study. Findings were based on profiling of students taking up Khan sessions in particular with mastery level and time spent alongside pre and post-test result of their SBA SAS. The study signifies success among students, teachers, and parents. Respondents … [Read more]

Southville Student Donates His Christmas Aguinaldo and Toys to Taal Victims



Southville Student Donates His Christmas Aguinaldo and Toys to Taal Victims

“When he got back from school, he asked me if he could spend the money he got last Christmas to buy rice, medicine, diapers, milk, and canned goods,” shared the parent of five-year-old Julian Marius Hermano, a Senior Kinder student at Southville International School and Colleges (SISC) to support the school’s relief efforts for the victims of the Taal Volcano eruption.

Marius apparently ran to his mother after school to show the list of goods the school accepts for the Taal evacuees. “ Mommy, I’m going to donate some of my toys. Teacher showed us a list. The people from [Read more]

Study Online BS Psychology in Southville



Study Online BS Psychology in Southville

Overview

Southville BS Psychology, a PACUCOA Level lll accredited program, is launching the Online Distance Learning (ODL) for the undergraduate level. Online BS Psychology is attainable in four years. Through ODL, Southville aims to provide wider access to global quality higher education and offer alternatives to students who cannot adhere to the structure of regular schooling . It covers the areas: clinical, educational, and industrial that give holistic advantage to its graduates for immediate employment. Students can study in their own pace with flexible schedule and in their preferred environment. The coursework includes research output, article critiquing, online course reflection, … [Read more]

10th Grader Gwyneth Tangog, FIRST from the Philippines to Obtain Pre-College MATH Certification in Japan



10th Grader Gwyneth Tangog, FIRST from the Philippines to Obtain Pre-College MATH Certification in Japan

SUKEN (SUgaku KENtei) ,established in Japan in 1988, hails the first Filipino to meet and pass the highest level from the Philippines for the World Mathematics Certification Program. At 10th grade, Gwyneth Margaux “Gwyn” G. Tangog  is the first and youngest Filipino student who passed the Pre-1st  Kyu (level) examination, open to both students and professionals of any age worldwide. The exam has two parts: calculation and application. The Pre-1st Kyu test covers Quadratic Functions, Trigonometry, Sequences, Vectors, Complex Numbers, Basic Calculus, Matrices, Simple Curved Lines, and Probability. Tangog is the highest scorer from the country at … [Read more]