The University of Santo Tomas, Research Center for Social Sciences and Education (RCSSED) and the Fondazionne Gravissimum Educationis, in cooperation with the Teacher Education Council (TEC) of the Department of Education, will be holding the sixth of its webinar series on “Understanding 21st Century Democracy”.  Now on its second strand with the theme, “Embracing Democracy as an Educational Commitment”, the webinar slated on November 14, 2020, from 10:00 am – 12:00 nn via the UST Cloud Campus, features Dr. Theresa Alviar-Martin of the Kennesaw University, who will talk about “Democracy and the School Curriculum”.  The lecture will be followed by discussions of the panel of reactors composed of Dr. Carmela Oracion of Ateneo de Manila University and Dr. Vicente Chua Reyes, Jr. of the University of Nottingham.

Master teachers in social studies, regional supervisors, and democracy local antenna units from 13 countries are invited to attend. For more information, contact the Democracy Secretariat at

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