DOST donates digital library to Candijay school

By Helen Castano | 11:50 AM August 20, 2021

Teachers of Candijay National Science High School with DOST and officials during the turnover of StarBooks. Photo: Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) turnovered on Wednesday a digital library, StarBooks, to Candijay Municipal Science High School.

The DOST, by developing the StarBooks, is making the resource learning materials more accessible to students.

The StarBooks contains the K to 12 modules.

Photo: Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor

DOST said the StarBooks could be used even by the schools where there’s no internet signal yet.

The turnover ceremony was witnessed by DOST representatives of provincial director Vina Antopina, Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor, Mayor Toper, Kag. Along Olandria, Kag. Bernales Epay Eppie Madula, Brgy. Kag. Rica Diao, PSDS Maura Busano, CandiSci Head Atet Corsiga, PTA Pres. Renato Campoamor and Candijay Science teachers.

Photo: Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor

Tutor said the StarBooks will be useful not only to the students but to the teachers as well.

“A well-deserved set of learning materials to boost, inspire & motivate our students and teachers especially our Robotics Team headed by Ma’am Thata Celeres,” said Tutor.

The Candijay Robotics team was Top 3 World Robotics Olympiad (Canada) and Top 1 National Robotics Olympiad.

Photo: Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor

” Your achievements are a big honor & pride to all Candijaynons. Our development is not limited to infrastructures but it must have an encompassing effect in all areas & sector,” Tutor added.

Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor tries the Starbook donated by the DOST to Candijay National Science High School. Photo: Rep. Alexie Besas-Tutor

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