URS signs as new academic partner of KCFI

Adding to Knowledge Channel Foundation’s impressive roster of education partners is the University of Rizal System, the state university of the province with various main and extension campuses in Angono, Binangonan, Pililia, Rodriguez, Cainta, and Antipolo.

Signing the memorandum of understanding was URS University President and Board Regent, Marita R. Canapi and KCFI President and Executive Director, Rina Lopez Bautista. Under the partnership, URS will work with KCFI in its pilot programs related to learning with technologies,   enhancing teacher skills, and research among others. It also inducts URS in the Knowledge Channel Volunteer and Internship Program or KCVIP where URS students may conduct their internship under the Foundation.

URS is the state university of the province of Rizal comprised of Rizal State College and its extension campuses, Rizal Polytechnic College and its extension campus, and Rizal Technological University in Antipolo.

New Academic Partner. Signing the MOA between KCFI and URS are (from left to right): Edric Calma – KCFI Director for Operations, Marita Canapi – URS Presdient, Rina Lopez Bautista – KCFI President and Executive Director, Reneecilia Paz de Leon, URS Director for Public Affairs and Linkages. (Photo by Azrael Gonzales)

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 of the Philippines’ leading media and entertainment company, ABS-CBN Corporation, such as ABS-CBN, ABS-CBN TVplus, and SKYcable. 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.