Tag Archives: Transformative Education

Transformative School Leadership:  Sharing My Experience at Ateneo de Davao University

[Address: Center for Educational Measurement Conference on “Leading Our Schools to Success.”]   “Leading our Schools to Success” is a wonderful theme for a conference, and I congratulate the Center for Educational Measurement (CEM) for choosing it as its theme.  … Continue reading

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Laudato Si and the Legal Framework for Environmental Protection and Advocacy in the Philippines

 [Address to Membership Meeting of the National Convention of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines, Manila, SMX Mall of Asia, September 29, 2015. My thanks to Atty. Faye Risonar Bello for research and to Bernie Jereza for Powerpoint presentation.] … Continue reading

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Secular Schools: inherent limitations?

[Subsequent to my EPQ lecture in Malacañan on “Transformation Education for Social Justice,” (cf: https://taborasj.wordpress.com/2015/09/17/transformative-education-for-social-justice) the following question was raised: “Transformative education is, as I understand it, the conscious imparting of values, in addition to knowledge.  In this regard, does … Continue reading

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Transformative Education for Social Justice

[Lecture Celebrating the 125th Birth Anniversary of President Elpidio Quirino, Kalayaan Hall, Malacañang Palace, Sept. 17, 2015] This afternoon I have been asked to share my thoughts with you on transformative education and social justice. I do so with deep … Continue reading

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Education with a Social Conscience

[Mass of the Holy Spirit for Assumption College of Davao, Sunday, June 28, 2015] We are at the outset of the new academic year at Assumption College of Davao. As is customary in Catholic schools, we begin this year with … Continue reading

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Transformative Education in ADDU towards the Common Good

Welcome to the Second Semester of SY 2014-15! I welcome especially my brother Jesuit and friend, Fr. Patrick Riordan, S.J., from Ireland and Heythrop College in London! In my leadership of this university, I have always found inspiration in our … Continue reading

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Transformative Education in the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP)

Transformative Education (TE) belongs to the core mission of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines.   It is in this context that CEAP’s JEEPGY concerns are understood and justified. However, the call to TE needs greater understanding among our school administrators, … Continue reading

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