Author: Ernani Fernandez

ErnaniFernandez_copyErnani Fernandez (@fernandezernani) Palo, Leyte, Philippines A Business Technology Teacher and ICT Coordinator of Palo National High School, Palo, Leyte, Philippines. An advocate of ICT integration to education. Awarded as one of the Filipino Innovative Teachers during the 7th Search Innovative Teachers Leadership Award of 2012. A Global Filipino Teacher and Coalition for Better Education Lead Coach of the Philippines who is promoting technology integration to education for the 21st century. Microsoft Philippines Ambassador for Education who trains teachers about the latest innovation in teaching using Microsoft ICT tools. Microsoft Innovative Expert Educator of 2014 and won in the Learn-a-thon category during the Microsoft in Education Global Forum in Barcelona, Spain. And currently, one of the Partners in Learning Trainer.

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Ernani Fernandez: DepEd Computerization Program (DCP) Orientation and Training of ICT Teachers

By Ernani S. Fernandez Expert Educator Columnist, Philippines The Department of Education (DepEd) Division of Leyte through the Schools Division Superintendent, Dr. Ronelo Al K. Firmo and the Division ICT Coordinator Mr. Ismael T. Posion spearheaded the ICT training to teachers in relation to the Kto12 Curriculum and the 21st century education last November 2014. This training was also part of the commitment of Mr. Ernani S. Fernandez to the Microsoft Innovative Expert Educator Program, to train teachers on the use of technology in education and let the students acquire the 21st century skills. DepEd Computerization Program (DCP) is the program of the Department of Education that aims to provide public schools with appropriate technologies that would enhance the teaching-learning process and meet the challenges of the 21st century. This program shall respond to the computer backlog of public schools by providing them hardware and software, and training on simple trouble shooting (DO No. 78, s. 2010).

Team44 Learn-a-thon Presentation.  Presenting here how the students will work on the specific task we set for the learning activity “Poverty:  Causes and Solutions”

Ernani Fernandez: ICT Integration in Education

By Ernani Fernandez Expert Educator Columnist, Philippines Hello Worldwide Expert Educators and to all the readers out there… welcome to my column! Here, you will find the innovative strategies made by the teachers across the globe… how did they integrated technology in education and how their students acquired the 21st century skills. And you are all welcome to adopt their innovative strategies in teaching and suggest one which you think will works best. I also encourage you to share your innovations in teaching so we can post it in my column. By the way, I am Ernani S. Fernandez of Palo, Leyte, Philippines. I am one of the Microsoft Innovative Expert Educators who participated in the Microsoft in Education Global Forum which was held in Barcelona, Spain, last March 2014. That was really the best experience of mine as a teacher. I was able to collaborate with the other expert educators in the world. And luckily, the Team44 where I belong together with Kurt Soser of Austria, Tamer El-Kady of Egypt and Michio Inaba of …