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Undersecretary for Programs and Projects from the Philippines’ Department of Education Talks at University of San Diego

SAN DIEGO, CA – On Monday, July 13, Dr. Ocampo, Undersecretary for Programs and Projects within the Republic of the Philippines’ Department of Education, will speak at the University of San Diego. Hosted by USD’s School of Leadership and Education Sciences, “Education in the Philippines – A New Agenda” will feature discussion by Dr. Ocampo on educational reforms in the K-12 grade levels that may have implications on teacher and administrator training. As an educator and researcher, Dr. Ocampo has also served as Dean of the University of the Philippines College of Education and is one of the founders of Worldlab School Inc., a program that specializes in instruction for children with learning disabilities. No registration is required to attend the event.

WHAT: Education in the Philippines – A New Approach

WHO: Dina Joana Ocampo, Ph.D, Undersecretary for Programs and Projects, Department of Education, Republic of the Philippines

WHEN: Monday, July 13, 2015 from 4:20-5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Warren Auditorium, Mother Rosalie Hill Hall

About the University of San Diego
The University of San Diego is a Catholic institution of higher learning committed to teaching, the liberal arts, the formation of values and the creation of ethical leaders. Chartered in 1949, the university enrolls approximately 8,300 undergraduate and graduate full-time equivalent students. The University of San Diego has a long history of public service and is recognized as a Changemaker Campus by Ashoka U, the global association of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs. The university’s eight academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences, The School of Business Administration, The Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, The School of Law, The School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Sciences, The Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, and the Division of Professional and Continuing Education. For more information go to www.sandiego.edu.


About the University of San Diego

The University of San Diego sets the standard for an engaged, contemporary Catholic university where innovative Changemakers confront humanity’s urgent challenges. With more than 8,000 students from 75 countries and 44 states, USD is the youngest independent institution on the U.S. News & World Report list of top 100 universities in the United States. USD’s eight academic divisions include the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business, the Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering, the School of Law, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences, the Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies, and the Division of Professional and Continuing Education. In February 2016, USD launched the public phase of Leading Change: The Campaign for USD, which represents the most ambitious fundraising effort in the history of the university and builds upon the strong philanthropic momentum achieved by USD in recent years. In September 2016, USD introduced Envisioning 2024, a strategic plan that capitalizes on the university’s recent progress and aligns new strategic goals with current strengths to help shape a vision for the future as the university looks ahead to its 75th anniversary in the year 2024.

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