Educational Foundations

CURRICULUM STUDIES

Fajardo, Amelia C.
Associate Professor
Education: Doctor of Philosophy in Education (Curriculum and Instruction), Hiroshima University
Specialization: Curriculum Studies (from planning to evaluation), Teacher Education
Research interests: Curriculum development and evaluation, Instructional design, Teacher education
Contact: docamyph@gmail.com

 

Manzano, Virgilio U.
Professor
Education: Doctor of Philosophy (Education), Hiroshima University
Specialization: Curriculum Studies
Research interests: Curriculum Studies, Physics Education, Science Education, Asian Studies, Philippine Studies, Japan Studies
Contact: vumanzano@up.edu.ph

 

EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

Koo, Grace S.
Professor
Education: Doctor of Philosophy
Specialization: Educational Psychology
Research interests: Cognitive Psychology, Metacognition, Motivation, Multi-linguistic Development, Affective Learning
Contact: gcskoo@gmail.com

 

Lusung-Oyzon, Maria Vanessa P.
Assistant Professor
Education: Master of Arts in Education (Educational Psychology), University of the Philippines
Specialization: Educational Psychology, Social Studies Education
Research interests: Child and Adolescent learning and development, Educational Neuroscience, Motivation in Education, Assessment for learning, Social Studies Education
Contact: vanessa.oyzon@gmail.com

 

Olegario, Lizamarie C.
Assistant Professor
Education: Master of Arts in Education (Educational Psychology), University of the Philippines
Specialization: Educational Psychology, Human development and learning
Research interests: Teaching and learning, Teacher beliefs and practices, Human development and learning, Learning environments, Psychological foundations of Education
Contact: lizamarie.olegario@gmail.com

 

ANTHROPOLOGICAL AND SOCIOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS

Abaya, Eufracio C.
Professor
Education: Doctor of Philosophy (Anthropology), Michigan State University
Specialization: Educational Anthropology, Psychological Anthropology
Research Interests: Indigenous Education, Cultural Politics of Disability, Emotional Capital and Early Childhood Education
Contact: ecabaya.upd.@gmail.com

 

Arzadon, Maria Mercedes, E.
Assistant Professor
Education: Master of Arts in Education (Nonformal Education), University of the Philippines
Specialization: Alternative Learning; Nonformal Education; Critical Pedagogy
Research interests: Mother Tongue Based Multilingual Education; Recognition of Prior Learning; Nonformal Education; Parent Education; Indigenous Learning Systems, Teacher Identities, Social Foundations of Education
Websites:
http://iskwiki.upd.edu.ph/index.php/Ma._Mercedes_E._Arzadon
http://mothertongue-based.blogspot.com/
Contact: mearzadon@upd.edu.ph, chedarzadon.upd@gmail.com

 

PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS

Acido, Maricris B.
Associate Professor
Education: Doctor of Philosophy in Education (History and Philosophy of Education), University of the Philippines
Specialization: Philosophy of Education/Educational Foundations
Research interests: Philosophy of Education, Ethics in Teaching, Humanistic Dimension, Philosophical Analysis in Education
Contact: mbacidomuega@up.edu.ph

 

Muega, Michael Arthus G.
Professor
Education: Doctor of Philosophy in Education (Special Education), Doctor of Philosophy in Education (History and Philosophy of Education), University of the Philippines
Specialization: Special Education, History and Philosophy of Education
Research Interests: Inclusive education, Gifted Education, Children’s thinking, Teaching effectiveness, Critical thinking, Curriculum making
Contact: mikemuegs@yahoo.com

 

Canuto, Abigail Thea O.
Assistant Professor
Education: Bachelor of Arts (Philosophy), Master of Arts in Education (Teaching in the Early Grades), University of the Philippines
Specialization: Philosophy for Children, Philosophy of Education
Research Interests: critical thinking skills of children, critical pedagogy, the community of inquiry in the content areas
Contact: abigailthea1@gmail.com

 

Lecturer:
Laddaran, Joanna Rose