FIRST REGIONAL ALTERNATIVE
LEARNING SYSTEM FESTIVAL ON INFORMAL EDUCATION
By: Irene P. Aranas
DALSC, District II
consonance with the celebration of literacy
month this October 2010, the Alternative Learning System will hold ALS
Festival on October 26, 2010 at RELC, Pulungbulo, Angeles City. The theme of this year’s celebration is “ALS Festival: Galing at Talino”.
festival is conceptualized as an avenue in strengthening the implementation of
Informal Education (INFED) Program. This
will bring out the best talents among ALS learners and best practices among ALS
implementers. It is timely response to
recognize the exemplary performance and achievements in the implementation of
ALS programs and projects.
objectives of ALS Festival are geared to the following: recognize best talents and practices in the
promotion of INFED Program, create opportunities for learners to fully develop
their potentials either physically, mentally or attitudinally, foster the
acquisition of basic life skills through various INFED activities, develop and
promote respect, trust, and camaraderie among ALS implementers and learners,
and intensify awareness on the benefit and importance of INFED towards self
development. The contestants to this ALS
Festival are the 2010 ALS learners. In
addition to this, other INFED interest skills will be demonstrated and
conducted. . The contest are: Essay
Writing, Jingle Song, Poster Making Contest with Slogan, Declamation, Mr. and
Ms. ALS 2010. INFED interest Skills are:
Fish Deboning assigned in the division
of Balanga City/Bataan, Sardines
Making Pampanga Division, Patties Making
Bulacan division, Flower Arrangement,
Aurora/Tarlac City, Cogon Making and Floor Mat Making, Nueva Ecija division, Aerobics
Olongapo City/Angeles City. A minimum of
20 participants from each division are expected to attend the ALS Festival.
contest is open to 2010 ALS learners from Elementary and Secondary levels
within Region III. Contestants must be
11 years old and above for Elementary Level and 15 years old and above for
Secondary Level on the day of the contest.
Every division is entitled to one entry for each contest. Each contestant shall be accompanied by their
coach during the competition. Winners
from the division level are the participants to the regional level
competition. From each contest, three (3 participants will be adjudged
winners 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place.