Remote public schools in Dinagat receive DOST learning facilities

To support distance and blended learning amid the pandemic, the DOST Provincial Science and Technology Center in Dinagat Islands successfully delivered sets of learning equipment and installed the DOST-developed digital library system STARBOOKS to three recipient public schools in geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas (GIDA) in the province. The Melgar National High School, Dinagat Central…

DOST to conduct free webinars for STEM Teachers

The DOST-Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) will conduct STARBOOKS Webinar Series on Teaching STEM Education from Afar. This is organized by DOST-STII, in partnership with the Unilab Foundation through Center for Integrated STEM Education, Inc.(CISTEM, Inc.). This is for free and will be streamed at STARBOOKS FB page. It will a three-part Webinar Series…

DOST-Caraga, DepEd-Butuan to install STARBOOKS in schools

To provide access to Science and Technology information and digital learning materials to students and teachers, principals, school IT personnel and teacher librarians from the 15 districts of Butuan City Division allied with DOST Caraga to install Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly-Operated Kiosks (STARBOOKS) in Butuan City schools. A total of 130 participants…

DOST Caraga, Bayugan LGU partner to support environmental management and Science education

To ensure utilization of locally produced technologies and support to S&T human resource, especially in the countryside, DOST Caraga partnered with local government units like LGU Bayugan City in bringing Science, Technology and Innovation efforts closer to the people. Bayugan City local government unit, represented by Sangguniang Bayan Member Kirk Asis received Php 1,000,000.00 worth…

Digital libraries now available in Surigao del Sur schools

By Mark Pineda The Department of Science and Technology – Caraga through the Provincial Science and Technology Center of Surigao del Sur (PSTC-SDS), launched another batch of Science and Technology Academic Research-based Openly Operated Kiosks (STARBOOKS) to be installed in schools at the Division Conference Hall, DepEd Surigao del Sur Division, Tandag City, July 6….