Teaching & Learning Conference 2015

October 27 & 28
Jubilee Christian Academy,
E. Rodriguez Ave., Quezon City

Day 1:

In Exploring Role of Teachers in Move Towards Excellence
Speaker: David K. Wilcox, Ed.D.

Day 1:

In Managing Student (Mis)Behavior
Speaker: Philippe Jose S. Hernandez, M. Eng.

Day 1:

In Integrating Effectively Learning, Faith, and Practice
Speaker: Carl G. Palmer

Day 1:

In Managing Personal Finances
Speaker: Jayson Lo

Day 2:

In Assessing Student Achievement in the K to 12
Speaker: Jocelyn D. Andaya, Ed.D.

Day 2:

In Becoming an Effective Christian Educator
Speaker: Maloi M. Salumbides, M.A.

Day 2:

In Using Classroom Strategies with Christian Worldview
Speaker: David K. Wilcox, Ed.D.

Day 2:

In Managing Stress: Grace Under Pressure
Speaker: Carl G. Palmer

Our Speakers


— M.A. Christian Education

— Alumna, Batch 2014,  Haggai Advance Leadership Institute, Chiangmai, Thailand

— Christian Formation Director, Jubilee Christian Academy

  • Chair, Senior High School National Task Force
  • Director III,
    Concurrent OIC, Office of the Director IV
    Bureau of Secondary Education
    Department of Education

Philippe Jose S. Hernandez is an English language teacher, seminar facilitator, textbook author and research editor. Armed with a Bachelor of Secondary Education major in English degree, magna cum laude, and a Master of English degree, cum laude, from the University of Santo Tomas, he taught as a teacher of the elementary, high school and college departments of Sta. Catalina College, Manila.

He did this for the first three years of his professional life while at the same time teaching as an Instructor at the University of Santo Tomas – Faculty of Engineering, where he was awarded as an Outstanding Instructor in 2013. He likewise serves as a thesis and dissertation editor of the UST Graduate School, and is a language consultant/editor for various offices in the University. At present, he is the Assistant Director of the UST Social Media Bureau.

He has handled basic communication, public speaking, journalism, research, technical writing, and literature courses in the said institutions, and is a seminar facilitator on the said topics, as well as on teaching strategies, assessment, club moderatorship, and leadership.

He is the sole author of Speech Matters – Volume 2 (Prosodic Features of English) and Speech Matters – Volume 4 (Public Speaking), and is a writer of learning guides for Phoenix Publishing House and Sibs Publishing House.

Finally, he is a member of the College English Teachers Association, and the Philippine Association for Language Teaching. In Toastmaters International, he has been recognized as a Competent Communicator and Competent Leader.

Jayson Lo is an entrepreneur by heart. He pioneered companies in various industries including direct selling, manufacturing, trading, and the restaurant business. He is also in the field of sales and marketing where he has consistently been at the top 10 in their organization of over twenty thousand. It is also in sales that he has made his first million at the age of 22 years old.

From being a millionaire, he lost it all at the age of 30. His misfortune cost him millions and incurred millions of debt. God is good though; he was able to pay back his debts in 2 years. This experience has made him stronger and wiser as he shared it in his talk “Be Debt-Free” to thousands of people. His message is not just about success, it is about the real definition of sucess.

He also authored a book entitled Younique  “Understanding others by Understanding You”. YOUnique is about knowing the 4 personality styles to help identify an individual’s strengths and weaknesses. The book will help enhance your people skills, which lead to fruitful relationships enabling an individual to work and win with people anywhere Jayson desires to help others achieve their fullest potential. Now a public speaker and consultant to companies, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions, he endeavors to develop their top asset: people.

His expertise has been featured on TV, Radio, Print and Online.

He is married to Kathryn Lo and has two daughters, Gabbie and Alexa

speaker_carl-palmerBorn and educated in Sydney, Australia, Carl’s fascination with Science and learning began at a very early age. As a child he enjoyed investigating how “things” worked and later became intrigued with the science of electronics, an interest that he actively maintains today.

As an adolescent, Carl experienced a strong calling on his working life and soon became a qualified high school physics and science teacher. Teaching in a wide variety of school settings, Carl developed a genuine love for his students and their wellbeing. He believes that the most important thing that a teacher can do is to develop a love of learning in students and that the key to achieving this is through caring and respectful student / teacher relationships.

Carl has become a highly respected educator with extensive experience gained over the past 41 years. For half of this time, he has led and nurtured two Christian school communities, achieving great success in his role as school principal.

Carl is married to Jennie and they have two adult sons, both married and currently two delightful grandchildren. The Palmers live in a beautiful rural setting in southern NSW which is in close proximity to the capital city of Canberra. Carl committed his life to Jesus in the early 70’s and he has had been actively involved in church congregations / activities since that time.

Carl has a deep passion for Christian Education and he has enjoyed significant success in his leadership of Christian Schools. Carl believes that with God’s help, all students can achieve excellence in their educational outcomes. Through the delivery of a distinctively Christian curriculum, one that successfully integrates a Christian worldview with conventional academics, each student’s educational goals can be achieved.

Carl has actively proclaimed the Gospel in Australia, Africa and many Asian countries. Apart from leading mission teams of high school students to Uganda and India, his work with ACSI has provided numerous opportunities for international speaking, particularly in relation to Christian Education.

Over the years, Carl has become well known by educators and administrators of ACSI schools in the Philippines. He has a deep love for our country and people and always brings us a word of encouragement.

Maloi Malibiran-Salumbides is a much-sought after motivational speaker, trainer and best-selling author.

Aside from her passion in training, Maloi has also been a media practitioner for 21 years. She is broadcast host and content provider for the different radio stations of the Far East Broadcasting Company Philippines.

Her career in communications extends to the print media with the publication of her books for the working public. She is the author of the certified National Book Store bestselling book “The Best of Protips”.

Maloi is a member of the board of trustees of the Philippine Bible Society. She is also an Executive Committee Member of the 4/14 Pilipinas.

She graduated from the University of the Philippines in Diliman with a degree in broadcast communications. She earned her Master of Arts degree in communication from Wheaton College in Illinois, USA. She has also taken doctorate units in Biblical Peacemaking from the International Graduate School of Leadership.

Maloi is married to Attorney Aldwin Salumbides and they have two daughters, Bea & Blessie.

speaker_david-wilcoxDavid K. Wilcox, Ph.D., is Assistant Vice President with the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). He supports the association’s activities in Canada, Central and South America and the Asia/Pacific regions. He is also an editorial advisor for ACSI’s journal, Christian School Education. He has written extensively in ACSI publications, and seeks to make ACSI services and publications relevant and valuable for the Christian school movement worldwide.

Dr. Wilcox began his career in education teaching children with special learning needs for 5 years in Illinois. In 1982, David and his wife, Erin, went to the Alliance Academy International in Quito, Ecuador. After two years teaching there, David served as Secondary Principal and Director. In 1989 they moved to Malaysia, where he was Headmaster of Dalat International School in Penang for 6 years. His work with ACSI began in 1995.

Dr. Wilcox has a BA in Economics from Wheaton College, a MS in Special Education from Illinois State University and a MA in Educational Leadership from the University of Alabama. His PhD is in Education Policy Analysis from the University of Illinois—Chicago. He is married and has two adult children. David and his wife, Dr. Erin Wilcox, Assistant Vice President for Academic Services, live in Colorado Springs.

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