Through the initiative of the Division ICT Education Supervisor Mrs. Marife V. Arias the official division website was developed on April 11, 2012 with the help from the team of the Regional Website, Integration and Creation of Learning Portal for the Implementation of ICT Integration Across Levels/Areas of Learning Seminar.
Website Administrator/Author: Albert Arsenio A. Sison
On May 15 – 18, 2012 a 4 Day Training – Workshop on School Website Development for ICT Coordinators was held at the Division Office Conference Hall. Its main purpose was to promote the ICT integration to all the schools under the Division of Mandaluyong through the use of Open Source Programs such as WordPress in creating Official School Websites. During the training – workshop a short course in Creative Design was discussed by Mr. Nemesio S. Cancan so that a more pleasantly appealing webpages will be developed by the participants. Basic Website Designing was then discussed by Mr. Jecris R. Garol for a more user-friendly designs focusing on simplicity and content. Photoshop was also discussed by Ms. Ramona C. Santos and Mr. Edgar Belmonte to be utilized in creating the websites’ elements such as animated banners and background. Lastly, Webpage Development using WordPress was presented by Mrs. Marife V. Arias and Mr. Albert Sison. WordPress being user friendly and free, is best for public school to utilize because it needs no monthly or annual fees for web hosting. Mr. Edgar Belmonte, Mrs. Jennis N. Articona and Mrs. Angelica C. Plazo facilitated during the seminar. With the collaborative effort of the Training Team and the active participation of the ICT Coordinators, all the schools under the Division of Mandaluyong successfully developed their own websites during the 4 – day Seminar – Workshop.
Training Team/Technical Working Group:
Mrs. Marife V. Arias – ICT/Research and Evaluation Supervisor, Division Office
Mr. Albert Arsenio A. Sison – Admin. Clerk II – Planning Section, Division Office
Mrs. Jennis N. Articona – ICT Coordinator, MPNAG
Ms. Ramona C. Santos – ICT Coordinator, CMSHS
Mrs. Angelica C. Plazo – ICT Coordinator, BJNHS
Mr. Edgar Belmonte – ICT Coordinator, ILIS
Mr. Macario V. Umali – ICT Coordinator, JFMS
Mr. Jecris R. Garol – ICT Coordinator, HHIS
Mr. Nemesio S. Cancan – MHS
Acknowledgements Google map www.Floorplanner.com GovPH Official Gazette for the K+12 Video http://www.webdesignhot.com/ for the background image phyzick of http://www.123rf.com for the background of the header Dropbox (for additional file storage)