Digital Collaborative Environment Using GAfE Workshop

The MSU-IIT College of Education ICT Team, headed by Avril Joy R. Ramayan and Google Educator Group Iligan partnered with Maria Cristina National High School in the conduct of a one day training on Digital Collaborative Environment Using Google Apps for Education last July 11, 2015 at the CED ICT laboratory. The training intended to […]

Google Science Fair 2015 Teacher’s Orientation

Last year we brought the Doodle4Google Philippines to Iligan and we have produced 3 national finalists. One of them won in his age category. This year, GEG Iligan conducted an orientation program for the Google Science Fair 2015 at the MSU-IIT i-School Laboratory on April 17, 2015. We have invited teachers and school heads in […]

EdTech Day 2015

The partnership of MSU-IIT College of Education and Google Educator Group Iligan hosted this year’s EdTech Day on February 25, 2015 at the MSU-IIT CED Amphitheater, Iligan City. This year’s theme was “Designing Tools for Learning” and the event was filled with project exhibits, EdTech talks and EdTech discussion with the participants.   The event […]

Role of School Principals in GEG Trainings

I will always remember Ma’am Becky. She was one of our participants for the Google Apps Training for School Administrators last December 2014. She was seated in front of the class and had the look of a very interested school girl when we talked about the different online tools. That same look of a child […]

Welcoming GEG Naawan

When GEG Iligan conducted Teachers Fair in October last year, Yam Gomez, a high school teacher from Naawan sent me a message and asked if she can join the event. I gladly told her that she can join and hoped that she will learn something from the gathering. During the unconference session of the fair, […]

10 Qualities of a GEG Co-Leader

Being [or becoming] a GEG leader is a challenging task. Managing a community of teachers is no small feat. So, at the start of it all, it is imperative to select a co-leader to assist GEG leaders in their chapter. In Southeast Asia, the practice is that GEG leaders not only select a co-leader but […]

8 Hacks on How to Teach Google Apps

Did you ever discover something, like a secret burger recipe or a new restaurant, that you can’t stop talking about it? The same thing happened to me when I learned about the use of Google apps for Education. But unlike the secret burger recipe, teaching others about Google apps is a bit more challenging especially […]

GEG Iligan x GEG Buug

The Mindanao State University Buug Campus is located at Buug, Zamboanga Sibugay under the supervison of their chancellor Sultan Taha G. Sarip. The Buug Campus is one of the many MSU campuses in the Mindanao island. During the Google Educator Group (GEG) Leaders Summit for the Asia and the Pacific, the organizers said that GEG […]

5 Tips in Inviting a GEG Meetup Speaker

GEG speaker meet-up is listed as one of the four events that a GEG chapter can organize. The official GEG website describes speaker meet-up as an “interactive and often evening meet-up, [where] speakers present on certain topics and facilitate interactive discussions where the audience can ask questions and also share their experiences.” In this post, […]

5 Best Practices in GEG Meetups

Google Educator Group (GEG) Iligan had its inaugural meetup last July 18, 2014. Since our GEG launching, we had three meet-ups: Doodgle4Google Workshop, an after class meetup and the Teachers’ Fair 2014. As a GEG community leader, I have compiled the following list of lessons I and my core group learned during the preparation and […]