Padilla: Marcos narrative ‘not tsismis’

MANILA – Senator Robin Padilla blames some Filipino children’s inability to know their roots to also substantially publicity to gizmos and technology.

Padilla has joined senators who help the simply call to revise the current faculty curriculum.

For the neophyte senator, coming up with a complete subject about Philippine heritage is a will have to.

“Ang gusto ko lang magsentro sa atin. Kasi pag di natin sinanay ang ating kabataan na alam nila saan ang ugat nila, parang puno yan, kahit mahinang hangin babagsak iyan,” Padilla informed reporters in an interview. 

“Kailangan alam ng bawat Pilipinong kabataan kung sino sila. Paano natin sasabihing dapat taas noo dahil Pilipino ka? Paano itataas ang noo di mo alam kung sino ka?” he extra.

Padilla explained it’s also unfair to connect with record as “tsismis” (rumor).

What’s in heritage, he claimed, is the “narrative” of victors, though the variation of those people who lost all through that interval, is allegedly overlooked.

He cited the 1986 People today Energy Revolution as an example.

“Sa matagal na panahon, narrative ng soon after Men and women Ability ang narinig natin. Ngayon narinig natin ang narrative ng Marcos. Di pwede natin sabihing tsismis ito. Ang narrative ng Aquino iba sa narrative ng Marcos,” Padilla claimed. 

He included: “Dapat tayong mga Pilipino parehas nating pakinggan. At tayong humusga kung sino sa palagay natin di kung sino ang tama, kundi ano ang totoo. Kasi sasabihin ng isa ako ang tama. Hindi. Alamin natin ano ang totoong naratibo. Totoo sa palagay natin kasi ang totoo maraming mukha.”

Padilla recommends educating youngsters about their ethnic identity as early as Grade 1.

There ought to also be a return of Home Economics subjects, so young children will not be strangers to property chores, Padilla stated.

Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, in the meantime, is pushing for the strengthening of historical past, looking through, and mathematics.

He has also submitted a invoice that seeks to consist of a Computer Programming subject for Quality 4 students.

Young children should also be taught the perception of nationalism and what actual governing administration assistance must be all about, the senator said.

“We should also introduce the next subject matter – ‘The Constitution and You’. This will make all Filipinos a lot more familiar with their program of governing administration and ideally make quite a few more of our citizens want to participate in governance, primarily superior governance,” Pimentel mentioned.

He additional: “I hope we abide by the Japanese model in which throughout the early yrs, they focused extra on good social interaction and responsible behavior, and not on grades.” 

As for academics, they should be presented a periodic seminar on how to strengthen their training techniques, as effectively as appropriate payment, he said.

Senator Nancy Binay, meanwhile, has pressured the have to have for students’ use of engineering in educational institutions.

“Dapat ma-integrate na ang use of engineering na maging bahagi ng educational program kasi katulad sa mga kapit-bahay natin sa Asia naka-include na ang use of technology, eh through this pandemic naging bahagi na ang paggamit ng gadget so dapat i-include, isa sa nakita nila sa pag-aaral kung bakit mababa tayo sa pag-aaral dahil ang test na ginagawa ngayon di na sa papel ginagamitan na ng gadget,” Binay mentioned.

Binay is also pushing for the strengthening of English, Math, and Science topics.

The senator, nonetheless, is extra for a hybrid mastering system, than having 100% deal with-to-face understanding scheme.

“Dapat pag-aralan na rin ang konsepto ng blended finding out o hybrid mode of learning, naintindihan ko ang worries ng private university may well mga magulang pa na nag-aalangan, baka pwedeng gawin 3 times confront-to-deal with might possibility din na on the net… hindi rin maganda ang hiwalay maganda pag-aralan na may possibly shifting sa experience-to-deal with pero para sa akin lahat ng estudyante makaranas ng deal with-to-confront,” Binay stated.

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has also submitted a resolution that seeks to probe the impact of the K to 12 program on learners.

From the investigation, senators will craft actions made to amend the K to 12 law, with the conclude goal of strengthening the country’s educational procedure.

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