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15 Photo Compositions to Up Your Instagram Gaming

Photography is an art. There is no doubt there. Photography is defined as the “process of recording permanent images by light projection in light-sensitive materials.” But as much as it is an art, photography is also considered as a science. It is sometimes described as the “science of capturing light” and like any other...

Standardized Testing in the Age of Experience

As students, we go to school in order to study—to learn. Our teachers serve as our guiding light as we journey on to our future. However, each of us think differently. How we process and respond to things vary, and the same goes for our teachers. Every teacher has his or her own method...

What future awaits STEM students?

High-tech machines and robots, white lab gowns, and chemicals of different colors bubbling in test tubes and flasks of all sizes—these are all in the playful mind of a seven-year old kid who aspires to become a scientist someday. But beyond cool laboratories, what future awaits a STEM student? There are two popular perceptions...

How Spanish Are We?

Alas-sais: you turn on your television set and watch your favorite telenovelas. You sit in the sala with your feet raised on your lamesa. While eating late merienda, you react to the most dramatic scenes of the series. This is how it is for most Filipino families. We may not see it but we are...

How July 4 Connects the Filipinos and Americans

We have fought and faced battles together. We have stood side by side during one of the darkest times of Philippine history. These are just two ways to describe the connection between the Philippines and the USA. Whether we like it or not, Filipinos and Americans will always be connected with each other. The...

Have You Heard These Things about STEM Subjects?

Transitioning to a K-12 Program from a 10-year education system may be quite confusing. Most of you grew up with the knowledge that high school will only take four years and after that, you go straight to college. But senior high school is now here. The Senior High School (SHS) program requires you to...

Is there future in HUMSS?

Many people say that if you want to become useful in the future, go for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) or Accountancy, Business, and Management (ABM) strand in senior high school. But wait, we seem to be missing something. The Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS) strand holds a great promise, too. Sadly, not...