Vol. 16, Issue No. 1

Educating students to be responsible digital citizens

The leading journal for Filipino educators is back on its 16th volume! Starting S.Y. 2019-2020, a digital article will be released every month featuring issues and themes that are relevant to educators so they may continue to meet the ever-changing needs of 21st-century learners.

For subscription inquiries and for more information about the magazine or this issue in particular, kindly send an email to
qualityteacher@diwamail.com. You can also share your insights on our Facebook page.

The Publishers

Diwa Learning Systems Inc. 
Diwa Learning Systems Inc (Diwa) is the leading provider of K-to-12 educational resources in the country. It is a multi-awarded and innovative provider of educational solutions with an extensive distribution network across the Philippines.

The company started when it acquired the rights to publish Bato Balani for Science and Technology, a supplementary magazine for high school students. Not long after, the company expanded its product offerings to magazines and textbooks for core subject areas in basic education. 

As a response to the needs of the 21st century, Diwa integrates Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to their products. Today, Diwa develops all of its digital and printed products with the conscious effort to teach 21st century skills, moving from “learning how to use technology” to “using technology to learn”. 

Diwa’s wide array of products allows the company to offer customizable solutions that make 21st century learning possible for every Philippine school. 

Bato Balani Foundation Inc. 
Established in 1991, Bato Balani Foundation Inc (BBFI) is a non-stock, non-profit organization engaged in the conceptualization and implementation of education development programs for its corporate benefactors. It was named after Bato Balani for Science and Technology, a publication of Diwa Learning Systems Inc. As a foundation dedicated in uplifting the quality of education in the Philippines, BBFI provides such programs as teacher training, school administration management development, school and library assistance and development, scholarships, disaster response, and environmental awareness. 

In its continuing aim to enhance the programs and curriculum of public universities, vocational schools, community-based groups and cooperatives, BBFI added in its lineup a training module for Basic Economics and Business Management by becoming the official license holder of the WIWAG® Business Week in 2010. 

BBFI serves as the social development arm of Afreight Asia Pacific Ltd, Diwa Learning Systems Inc, Fastech Synergy Ltd, First Asia Institute of Technology and Humanities, Asset Growth Inc, Lima Park Hotel, Omni Asia Aviation, and First Asia Venture Capital Inc. 

Quality Teacher is a controlled circulation magazine given to qualified subscribers of Quality Teacher magazine. Refer all inquiries and subscription to Diwa Learning Systems Inc.

Published and distributed by 
Diwa Learning Systems Inc 
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120 Thailand cor. Legazpi Streets, 
Legaspi Village, Makati City, Philippines 
Telephone: (632) 874.84.18 
Email: info@diwamail.com 


Co-published by 
Bato Balani Foundation Inc 
L.P. Leviste cor. V.A. Rufino Streets, 
Salcedo Village, Makati City, Philippines 


Telephones: (632) 892.54.62 and (632) 893.85.01 
Email: bbfi@diwamail.com 


This issue is produced by 
Diwa Learning Systems Inc 
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