DepEd Silay Conducts Division Press Conference 2010
DepED Silay City had successfully conducted the Division Schools Press Conference 2010, October 27-28, 2010 at the Silay Civic Center. This is in cognizant to Republic Act No. 7079 otherwise known as the Campus Journalism Act of 1991.
Participants to this activity are school paper advisers and student writers who are top 2 winners in the District Level in private and public elementary and secondary schools of this division.
The activity aims to: prepare advisers’ to effect innovation in campus journalism; hone the skills of advisers and student writers in the field of campus journalism and to select participants for the Regional Press Conference.
Contest areas were as follows (English and Filipino)
a. News Writing
b. Feature Writing
c. Copy Editing/Headline Writing
d. Editorial Writing
e. Editorial Cartooning
f. Sports Writing
g. Photo Journalism
h. Broadcasting (7 pax per group)
Top 3 winners of the Division Press Conference will join the Regional Schools Press Conference to be held in Iloilo City. Date and venue will be announced later.
Mrs.Marjorie B. Bastida, ES 1- English, Campus Journalism Coordinator, was the Training Manager with the assistance of Mrs.Elena P. Meciano, ES 1- Filipino, Mrs. Diana C. Discutido,English Teacher, DMLMHS, Documentation Committee Chair, Mr. Julius Onot, TIC, Benita Jara, Ms.Arsenia Arevalo, TIC Patag ES, Registration Committee.
Hon. Ignacio Salmingo, representative of Hon. Jose L. Montelibano, gave an inspiring message to all the participants of said activity.