Our Teachers

Teacher Vic

Victor A. Villanueva

School Director / Reading Specialist

Subjects handled:

ENGLISH - all levels, Lead Teacher

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Elementary Education, Major in Special Education, University of the Philippines

  • MA Reading Education

     University of the Philippines

  • MA Education, Specialization in Language and Literacy, University of Melbourne, Australia


Work:

  • Instructor, Computer Programming, STI

  • Reading Teacher, Assumption Grade School, Makati

  • Special Education, L'Cole, Quezon City

  • Reading Clinician / Teacher-in-Charge, Filipino and  Araling Panlipunan, Wordlab School, QC

  • School Director, Wordlab School Inc, QC

  • Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education, UP

  • Reading Specialist and Center Director, Readability Literacy Improvement Center, QC

Teacher Hysper

Hysper A. Lapid

School Operations Manager

Math Specialist / Math Lead Teacher

Subjects handled:

MATHEMATICS - all levels, Lead Teacher

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Education, Major in Mathematics, University of the Philippines


Work:

  • Reading Clinician and Teacher-in-Charge, Wordlab School, QC

  • Mathematics Coordinator, Wordlab School, QC

  • Mathematics Consultant, Iloilo Integrated School, Iloilo City

  • Center Director, Language Learning Foundation Inc, Iloilo City

  • Math Specialist / Teacher Trainor, Readability Literacy Improvement Center, QC

  • Senior Education Consultant for Mathematics, Scholastic Inc, Pasig City

  • Former President, Reading Association of the Philippines

  • Former Vice President, CORIS - Council of Reading Intervention Specialists

Teacher Tin

Christine Poneles

English Lead Teacher

Subjects handled:

ENGLISH - all levels, Lead Teacher

Literacy Intervention - selected classes

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Elementary Education, Major in Special Education, University of the Philippines


Work:

  • Mathematics and English Teacher, Beacon School, Taguig

  • English Teacher and Reading Clinician, Wordlab School, QC

  • Education Consultant, Scholastic Inc, Pasig City

Teacher Aleta

Juliet Aleta R. Villanueva

Program Coordinator / Curriculum Consultant

Subjects handled:

PROJECT / Social Studies Lead Teacher - Grades 6 & 7

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Elementary Education, Major in Special Education, University of the Philippines

  • MA Community Development

     University of the Philippines

  • PhD in Education, University of Southern Queensland, Australia


Work:

  • Teacher-in-Charge, Community of Learners School for Children

  • Area Coordinator / Teacher Trainor, ECCD & Parent Education Programs, Community of Learners, Kalangitan Resettlement, Tarlac

  • Teacher-in-Charge, Filipino and Araling Panlipunan, Wordlab School, QC

  • Teacher Volunteer, Gurong Pahinungod, University of the Philippines, Libertad, Romblon

  • University Extension Specialist, Gurong Pahinungod, University of the Philippines

  • Specialist Teacher, The Beacon IB World School, Taguig

  • Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education, University of the Philippines

Teacher Tere

Teresa Bondad

Junior Builders (ages 3 - 5 class)

Early Years Teacher

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Tourism, University of Sto. Tomas

  • Teaching in Early Grades (units earned), University of the Philippines


Work:

  • Pre-School Teacher, ChildSPACE, Pasig

  • Pre-School Teacher, Creative Space, Pasig

  • Pre-School Teacher, Learningville, QC

  • Reading Consultant, Scholastic Inc, Pasig City

Teacher Paul

Paul Delano Lapid

Science Lead Teacher

Subjects handled:

SCIENCE, ART

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Secondary Education, Major in Communication Arts - English Minor in Mathematics, University of the Philippines


Work:

  • Assistant MYP Coordinator, Beacon School, Taguig

  • Mathematics, Humanities, Ethics, Science, Design Teacher - year levels 2 to 4, Beacon School, Taguig

  • ESL, Jabez International Education Center

  • TOEFL/TOEIC, High school and university entrance exam review, Jabez International Education Center

  • Reading Remediation Teacher, Iloilo Integrated School, Iloilo City

  • Behavior Modification Supervisor Iloilo Integrated School, Iloilo City

  • Mathematics, English, Art, Music Teacher - year levels 1 - 6, Wordlab School

Teacher Brent

Brent Paolo Orpilla

Project Teacher

Subjects handled:

PROJECT

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • MA Education, Major in Special Education (coursework completed), University of the Philippines

  • Bachelor of Secondary Education, Major in Special Education, University of the Philippines


Work:

  • MYP Student Learning Services Teacher, Beacon School, Taguig

  • PYP Education Assistant, year levels 3 - 5, Beacon School, Taguig

  • SPED Teacher, Casa Esperanza, QC

  • Education Consultant, Save the Children, QC

  • Monitoring Officer, ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation, QC

  • SPED Coordinator, Precious Gem Academy, QC

  • SPED Lead Teacher, GTD Create and Discover Integrated School, QC

  • Grade 4 Teacher, School of St. Anthony, QC

Teacher Diane

Diane Carole Adora

Filipino Lead Teacher / Specialist Teacher

Subjects handled:

FILIPINO - all levels, Lead Teacher

Art and Music - all levels, Lead Teacher

Project / Social Studies - Mindanao Class, Lead Teacher

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Music, Major in Asian Music and Music Education, University of the Philippines


Work:

  • Music Teacher, Wordlab School, QC

  • Mathematics, Science, Valued Education Teacher, Springfield International School, Jakarta, Indonesia

  • Music, Science, Mathematics, Reading, AP, Art Teacher - Pre-School, Creative Space, Pasig

Special Skills / Training:

  • Performs indigenous Philippine music

  • Conducts workshops and teacher-training seminars with MusiKalinangan

  • Member of Brigada - the 1st Afro-Brazilian Samba Batucada (all-percussion) band in the Philippines

Teacher Oey

Jose G. Magpantay

PE Teacher

Subjects handled:

Physical Education

Background/Professional Experience
 

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Physical Education, University of the Philippines


Work:

  • PE Teacher, Nest School, QC

  • PE Teacher, Wordlab School, QC

  • PE Teacher, Kids World Integrated School, San Juan

  • Table Tennis Coach, Nest Table Tennis Club

  • Table Tennis Coach, Wordlab School

  • Table Tennis Coach, Kids World Integrated School

  • Dodgeball Coach, Builders After-School Program

  • Personal Trainor for kids with special needs

  • Caoch, Special Olmypics Philippines Young Athletes

  • Table Tennis Assistant Coach, Milo Summer Table Tennis Clinic