The Local Government of General Mariano Alvarez (GMA) in Cavite finally received their 10 Knowledge Channel Portable Media Libraries (KCPML) to be used by their public schools during this pandemic.
The KCPMLs were turned over by the Knowledge Channel Foundation (KCFI) team led by its Director of Operations Mr. Edric Calma during a ceremony held at the GMA Cavite Municipal Hall. Acting Mayor Maricel Torres peronsally received the KCPMLs along with members of her local government and representatives from the Schools Division Office of the Department of Education.
“Ako po ay nagpapasalamat sa ating Knowledge Channel dahil kayo ang aming bagong ka-partner pagdating po sa ating pagsusulong ng edukasyon sa aming bayan. Sa tulong po ng inyong program ana ito, yung ating pong Portable [Media] Library, ay malaki po ang maitutulong sa ating mga guro, mag-aaral at ating mga magulang,” Mayor Torres said.
A short hybrid technical training was conducted by Mr. Calma after the ceremony to the the principals who were present on-site and to the teachers who participated via Google Meet. This is the first time KCFI mounted a hybrid session where participants were joining in person and online.
The Knowledge Channel Portable Media Library or KCPML is plug-and-play device that carries over 1,500 video lessons from Kinder to Grade 10 and the Altenrnative Learning System based on the adjusted curriculum of the Department of Education. KCPML is the essential tool for teachers in distance learning. It makes teaching more convenient and engaging and may help improve learning outcomes of students.
About Knowledge Channel Foundation Inc.
Knowledge Channel Foundation, Inc (KCFI) is a non-government, not-for-profit organization that works to help uplift the life of the Filipino through media and technology. Specifically, it develops and distributes curriculum-based multimedia learning resources (such as videos, games, session guides, etc.) for preschool, K-to-12, and the Alternative Learning System, online, on-demand, and on-air via the Knowledge Channel shown in the various platforms all over the Philippines. It also implements professional development programs for teachers and education leaders.
Since 1999, KCFI has been transforming classroom experiences into unique and engaging learning journeys.