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Sexual Health and Hygiene

What is sexual health? Sexual health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being related to sexuality; it is not merely the absence of disease, dysfunction or infirmity. Sexual health requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, as well as the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences, […]

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Sexuality as a Subject of Inquiry

Gender studies emerged from the need to analyze how gender, sex and sexuality impact our lives, especially how it creates gender inequality. It came about in the mid 1970’s after the second wave of feminism as a way to challenge the male-defined and male-centered knowledge. Gender roles/ Sex roles:Are “sets of culturally defined behaviors such […]

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The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

“The Raven” is a famous and a narrative poem by Edgar Allan Poe about a grieving man tormented by a raven, and talks about how a man suffer from pain, loneliness and sorrow for losing his lover. The Raven Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,Over many a quaint and curious […]

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Issues in Language Acquisition and Learning

Linguists distinguish between language acquisition and language learning. We acquire language during which we are unaware of grammatical rules. This happens especially when we acquire our first language. Language learning on the other hand is the result of direct instruction in the rules of language and usually have a basic knowledge of the grammar. Issues […]

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What is utilitarianism?

Utilitarianism is a normative ethical theory that places the locus of right and wrong solely on the outcomes (consequences) of choosing one action/policy over other actions/policies. As such, it moves beyond the scope of one’s own interests and takes into account the interests of others. Utilitarian’s believe that the purpose of morality is to make […]

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The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Collection of Quatrains made and collected by Omar Khayyam, a 5th Edition which produced in 1889. The Rubaiyat of Omar KhayyamRendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald I.Wake! For the Sun, who scatter’d into flightThe Stars before him from the Field of Night,Drives Night along with them from Heav’n, and strikes,The Sultan’s Turret with a […]

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THE DEMANDS OF SOCIETY FROM THE TEACHER AS A PERSON

What are the demands of the teaching profession from the teacher as a person? There are 12 characteristics of an Effective Teacher: Prepared-come to class each day ready to teach. Positive-have optimistic attitudes about teaching and about students. Hold high expectations-set no limits on students and believe everyone can be successful. Creative-are resourceful and inventive […]

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The Code of Ethics for Professional Teachers: The Preamble and Article 1

PREAMBLETeachers are duly licensed professionals who possesses dignity and reputation with high moral values as well as technical and professional competence in the practice of their noble profession, they strictly adhere to, observe, and practice this set of ethical and moral principles, standards, and values. ARTICLE ISection 1.The Philippine Constitution provides that all educational institution […]

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Sex, Gender, and Sexuality

What is sex?It is used to describe what you are assigned at birth, based on what’s in between your legs (a penis = male, or a vagina = female). However, this is not the full picture. Sex is defined by genitals, including internal sex organs, chromosomes and hormones. There are three sex variations: *Male (penis, XY […]

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What is Inclusive Education?

Inclusive Education Inclusive Education is defined as a learning environment that promotes full personal, academic and professional development of all learners irrespective race, class, color, gender, disability, sexual preference, learning style, and language. Inclusive education is open to everyone to those children with and without disabilities that participate and learn together in the same classes. […]

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