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Latest "STEM strand"

All About Senior High

  6 mins

Do you have what it takes to be a STEM student?

Marielle Filoteo

It’s a common misconception that STEM students are all analytical and quantitative when it comes to problem-solving. Or that they think in more rigid, practical ways when the chips are down. But, in reality, people in STEM (that is science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) are more than tha...

All About Senior High

  4 mins

5 Study Apps That Will Make STEM Learning Extra Fun

Angel Cruz

How many hours in a day do you spend scrolling through your phone?If we were just a li’l honest, the answer is a lot. And don’t worry! No judgments here because we understand how technology has made these devices a need for our everyday lives. In fact, as a student, we encourage you to take advantag...

All About Senior High

  5 mins

9 Colleges That Also Offer Senior High School Strands

Belle O. Mapa

Going to a college that also offers senior high school tracks and strands is a major headstart. After all, the K to 12 system was designed to give students an edge and advantage for higher education. Studying in a university that offers a senior high school strand gets your foot in the door for your...

All About Senior High

  8 mins

8 Fun Books Every STEM Strand Student Should Read Next

Belle O. Mapa

The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math—or STEM—strand isn’t always about the technical stuff. There’s a way to make learning—and reading—in the STEM strand fun. And it’s by immersing yourself in creative, interesting, and human stories.Maybe you might find science fiction you could someday t...

All About Senior High

  3 mins

Top Inventions by STEM Students

Created in Partnership With STEM+ PH

There are many initiatives that encourage young people to pursue STEM. After all, we believe that the youth are our future. This belief is proven true by young, innovative, and creative students pursuing STEM. From superhero suits to dengue detection, these inventions were made by students like you!...

All About Senior High

  4 mins

Here’s Why STEM Rocks According to SHS Students

Created in Partnership with Macy Alcaraz

It wasn’t too long ago when the K-12 system was introduced to the Philippines. Your 2-year Senior High track is supposed to help you prepare for your next steps. Whether you’re heading to college, getting employed, or starting a business, these last two years should be able to equip you for that.The...

All About Senior High

  3 mins

A Guide to the Senior High School Academic Track

Karl Nicole Nucum

The Academic Track is one of the four tracks offered in the Senior High School program of the Philippine’s K-12 Basic Education Curriculum. It is intended for students who want to pursue higher education after they graduate in senior high. There are four Academic Track strands, namely Accountancy Bu...

All About Senior High

  4 mins

STEM MythBusters: Celebrity Edition

Angel Cruz

With the country’s shift to the K-12 curriculum comes decisions students have to make— like which tracks and strands to take in Senior High. You know… just major life decisions at barely two decades of your existence. No. big. deal.In a developing country like the Philippines, the government e...

Career Conversations

  4 mins

Engineering Series: Industrial Engineering

Karl Nicole Nucum

What is Industrial Engineering?As one of the many branches of engineering, Industrial Engineering applies science, mathematics, and engineering methods towards one main goal—efficiency. It is concerned with the analysis, design, and optimization of complex processes, systems, or organizations to imp...

All About Senior High

  4 mins

5 College Courses fit for STEM Students

Belle O. Mapa

We live in the age of information and modernization. Anywhere you go online or outdoors, it’s easy to spot someone tinkering with new tech. Which is why the demand for the Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) strand increases exponentially day by day. It’s a branch of integrated stu...

Career Conversations

  4 mins

How to Get the Most Out of a Computer Engineering Degree

Karl Nicole Nucum

What is Computer Engineering? Computer Engineering is a branch of engineering that links electrical engineering and computer science (which focuses on data and algorithm). This course is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in science, mathematics, and engineering; as well as knowle...

All About Senior High

  4 mins

Get Started With the K-12 Academic Track Series: STEM

Nicole Yu

Shout out to senior high schoolers! Are you still undecided on which strand to take? Do you still have a lot of questions about the academic tracks available and how it fits your dream careers or skills? Or are you just trying to research as much as you can to learn something about all the strands? ...