By: Dr. Porfiria Pedrina, SOFEA president
Seven Oaks Filipino Employees Association (SOFEA) and Manitoba Association of Filipino Teachers, Inc. (MAFTI) proudly sponsored the Teachers’ Panel 2017 held on Saturday, November 25th, 2017 at Seven Oaks Adult learning Centre, 950 Jefferson Avenue, Winnipeg City. This initiative is in collaboration with Seven Oaks School Division, Winnipeg School Division 1, and Seven Oaks Immigrant Services and Adult Learning Centre.
The participants receive certificate of attendance from Dr. Porfiria Pedrina, SOFEA president and Mr. Ernesto Ofiaza, Jr., MAFTI immediate past president.
The Speakers were: Mrs. Cory Juan (Retired SOSD Trustee): “How P.A.C.E. works for you?”, Mr. Wayne Ruff (Retired LRSD Trustee) : “Why One Needs a Mentor?”, Mr. Jagdeep Toor (Maples Collegiate Teacher): The Journey of an I.E.T. Recipient”, Ms. Harpreet Panag (Vice-Principal, O.V. Jewitt School) : “What Administrators are Looking for in a Teacher/ Educational Support Staff?”, Mrs. Renee Manacsa (Luxton School Resource Teacher): “The Art of Advertising One’s Self” and Mr Paul Kelvin Ong (Resource Teacher-Gen. Wolfe School) and Miss Judianne Jayme:(Educator/WSD1 Mentor): “Understanding Manitoba School Culture and System”