Leave a Nest PH, DOST-SEI focus on developing research plans in sixth Project SET session
23 May 2023
To continue on its modules on innovation and technopreneurship, the Department of Science and Technology - Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) and Leave a Nest Philippines, Inc. (LVNS PH) held its sixth session on Scholars Entrepreneurship Training, more popularly known as Project SET, last April 29, 2023 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC).
The training program mainly aims to inculcate ingenious and innovative mindsets to scholar-participants to help them easily innovate things, bring these innovations to their communities, and use such to make a lasting positive impact to society. Most importantly, the project intends to train DOST-SEI undergraduate scholars in helping cultivate and nourish a culture of science and technology in the country by informing them of how entrepreneurship can add value to the STEM fields that they are in.
STEM Teach: Learning the Basics of GeoGebra as a Tool in Teaching Mathematics
27 April 2023
In partnership with the University of the Philippines - National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (UP NISMED), the Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute held its third face-to-face training for science teachers this year in Panglao, Bohol, focusing on the basics of GeoGebra, an interactive geometry, algebra, statistics and calculus application used for teaching Mathematics
Fifty mathematics teachers from the Department of Education (DepEd) Division of Bohol participated in the three-day training, Learning the Basics of GeoGebra as a Tool in Teaching Mathematics. The teacher-participants were mentored by Dr. Allan M. Canonigo, Ms. Haidee P. Rosete, and Ms. Abigail B. Gonzales from the UP NISMED.
Films on nationalism, community development highlighted in DOST-SEI's video-making competition
25 April 2023
In the hopes of showcasing the creativity and ingenuity of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) scholars in filmmaking and furthering advocacies to empower the youth in various scientific and societal pursuits, the DOST-Science Education Institute (SEI) through its The Filipino Patriot Scholars Project held its first Video-Making Contest featuring films on patriotism and volunteerism for community development.
With the theme, “Malasakit ng Kabataan Para Sa Bayan,” the scholars, through their films, tackled a wide range of entries from music videos, vlog-like outputs, short films, documentaries, and experimental movies on climate change, education, agriculture and livelihood, and social justice.
Philippines’ oldest regional science centrum just got revamped, DOST-SEI NuLab bus joins the fun
20 April 2023
Saan aabot ang bente pesos mo?
For Bicolanos, their P20 can go a long way - transporting them to five different worlds in science, all packed into one place - the newly relaunched Bicol Science and Technology Centrum (BSTC) at the heart of Naga City.
The BSTC, the first science centrum outside Metro Manila, officially reopened its doors to the public on March 16, and the excitement was amplified with the visit of the NuLab:STEM in Motion bus, a mobile science learning facility by the Department of Science and Technology -Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI).