National Naga convention for Biology teachers
Some 300 teachers coming all the way from Mindanao, Visayas and Luzon will converge in this city for the 47th Annual Convention and Scientific Meeting of the Biology Teachers Association (BIOTA) of the Philippines on April 12-14, this year, at the Ateneo de Naga University.
Convention Chair Michael A. Clores of host Ateneo de Naga said the annual convention will focus on 21st century innovations in the teaching-learning process and the science inquiry approach like learning Biology the way scientists do.
Among the speakers invited for the plenary sessions and workshops are Dr. Filma G. Brawner, director of Science and Education Institute, DOST; Undersecretary Yolanda S. Quijano of DepEd; Albay Gov. Joey Salceda; Dr. Emelina G. Regis, director of Institute for Environmental Conservation and Research of the Ateneo de Naga; and Dr. Damasa M. Macandog, director of Institute of Biological Science, UPLB.
Mayor John G. Bongat will deliver the welcome message during the opening program.
With its commitment to excellence in Biology teaching, research, and community service, BIOTA-Philippines, Inc is inviting all interested stakeholders to attend this annual gathering of Biology educators, researchers and enthusiasts.