After such pronouncements, Garcia recalls, various schools then went on a promotion binge selling themselves as the best English-language educators in the country.
The labor secretary then proposed to the education secretary that English should now be made the official language of instruction in all schools.
Hindi kayang tabunan, iwaksi ng 30 minuto, o mas kaunti pa dahil sa sangkatutak na komersyal, ang tunay na realidad ng iyong mismong buhay.
Kaysarap marinig ang iyong sariling boses na napahahagikgik ka, napahahagalpak ka ng tawa.
In a paper she read at a recent seminar at the De La Salle University, whose Filipino department she heads, Garcia dissects the Korean telenovelas that have swept Filipinos off their feet.
People do not only watch the programs; they talk about them in blogs and online forums, and academic studies have been written tracing the history of when such programs came to our shores, and how they have managed to captivate our hearts. Garcia, teacher and award-winning writer, adds her voice to the scrutiny.More than entertaining viewers, however, these telenovelas can also be an educational tool, says Garcia.She refers to the results of an online survey that asked precisely why the users loved Korean dramas.At padami nang padami ang telenovelas sa ating TV programming.Sa newscasts na lang, nagbabalita man ng tungkol sa masaker, reyp, sunog, tsunami, kudeta ay bakit kaya nakangiti ang mga ibang nagbabalita, tila nagpapakyut na mga artista o commercial models kaya?