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Ofelia Laconsay

University Professor
Member Type: Faculty
Last Login: Aug 02, 2013
Member Since: Aug 02, 2013

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Primary Affiliation:
  • Philippine Nazarene College (Education, 4 Year/4 Year + Grad, Other, Philippines)

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MB-356 Guadayan, Puguis, La Trinidad, Benguet 2601 Philippines
Benguet 2601 Philippines

Languages

  • English - speaking level (Superior) - reading level (Superior)
  • Filipino; Pilipino - speaking level (Superior) - reading level (Superior)
  • Japanese - speaking level (Beginner) - reading level (Beginner)
  • Spanish - speaking level (Novice) - reading level (Novice)

Skills & Interests

  • Education/General (Advanced)
    I hold a Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Management Degree. I teach the following Professional Education subjects at Philippine Nazarene College: Educational Technology; Facilitating Learning; Teaching Strategies;and Non-formal Education.
  • Mathematics and Statistics/Mathematics/Algebra and Number Theory/Linear Algebra (Advanced)
    I hold a Master of Arts in Mathematics degree. I have been teaching the following mathematics subjects at the university and college level:Advanced Algebra & Trigonometry; Plane & Solid Geometry; Problem Solving; Analytic Geometry & Introduction to Calculus; Advanced Algebra; Analytic Geometry; Business Mathematics; College Algebra; Mathematical Analysis; Mathematics of Investment; Plane Trigonometry; Plane & Spherical Trigonometry; Probability & Statistics; Quantitative Methods in Business; and Solid Mensuration. I have been serving as a mathematics tutor to elementary and high school students.
  • Science and Technology/Engineering/Industrial and Systems (Advanced)
    I hold a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering degree. I worked as an industrial engineer with the Department of Trade and Industry for more than 12 years. As Chief Trade & Industry Development Specialist, my job was to recommend, formulate, and direct the implementation of plans, programs, projects, and activities in support of DTI thrusts and programs relating to the development and promotion of trade and industries; and assist in the planning and formulation of policy decisions by providing pertinent technical, financial, and marketing analysis.
  • Social Sciences/Statistics (Advanced)
    In graduate school, I was trained to do researches and apply appropriate statistical tools in their analysis. As a university professor, I teach Methods of Research; Seminar in Thesis Writing; and Probability and Statistics. I have served as a member of Evaluation Committees in the research outputs of undergraduate students. I have assisted graduate students in their theses and dissertation work by serving as statistician.
  • Workforce Development/Industrial Education/Career Technical Education (Intermediate)
    I was the Project Manager of HELPING Foundation, Inc, Livelihood Training & Productivity Center in La Trinidad, Benguet for 5 years. I directed the development, implementation, evaluation, & marketing strategies of training & livelihood programs which benefited more than 8,000 graduates. Courses offered were the following: Arts & Silkscreen Printing, Automotive Mechanic, Building Wiring Electricity, Computer Applications, Cosmetology, Electronics, Food Trades, Handicraft, Hotel and Restaurant Services, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Sewing, and Welding.

Education History

  • Master of Arts Mathematics (08/2013)
    Benguet State University
  • Doctor of Philosophy Educational Management (04/2011)
    Benguet State University
  • Master of Management Business Management (27 units earned) (03/1983)
    University of the Philippines College Baguio
  • Bachelor of Science Industrial Engineering (10/1979)
    Saint Louis University
  • Third to Fourth Year High School (03/1971)
    Holy Family Academy
  • First - Second Year High School (03/1969)
    Saint Louis University Girls' High School
  • Grades 2 to 6 Elementary (03/1967)
    Saint Louis School Center
  • Grade 1 Elementary (03/1962)
    Dona Aurora Elementary School

Positions

  • Project Manager (02/1998 - 02/2003) HELPING Foundation, Inc. Livelihood Training & Productivity Center Wangal, La Trinidad Benguet
  • Quality Controller (05/1992 - 10/1996) Yamashita Denki Co., Ltd. Hibarigaoka, Zama City Kanagawa Ken, Japan
  • Chief Trade and Industry Development Specialist (10/1987 - 04/1992) Department of Trade and Industry, Benguet, Philippines
  • Industry Development Analyst (02/1985 - 09/1987) Small Business Assistance Center Ministry of Trade and Industry – Region I San Fernando, La Union, Philippines
  • Industry Development Researcher (07/1982 - 02/1985) Small Business Assistance Center Ministry of Trade and Industry – Region I San Fernando, La Union, Philippines
  • Project Development Analyst II (07/1980 - 06/1982) Small Business Assistance Center Ministry of Trade and Industry – Region I San Fernando, La Union, Philippines
  • Stocks Officer (04/1979 - 07/1980) Philippine Treasures, Inc. Sofia De Veyra St., Quezon Hill Baguio City, Philippines

Associations

  • Mathematical Society of the Philippines, CAR, Regions 1 & 2 Chapter
    Member 01/2008 - Current

Honors and Awards

  • Best in Quality of Finished Products (08/1993)
    Consistent adherence to quality standard of finished products at Yamashita Denki Co., Ltd. Hibarigaoka, Zama City Kanagawa Ken, Japan

Teaching Experience

  • Bachelor of Elementary Education, Bachelor of Secondary Education ( Current)
    Philippine Nazarene College, Pico, La Trinidad, Benguet, Philippines - MATHEMATICS: Advanced Algebra & Trigonometry, Plane & Solid Geometry, Problem Solving, Analytic Geometry & Introduction to Calculus, SCIENCE: Ecology, EDUCATION: Educational Technology, Facilitating Learning, Teaching Strategies 3, Nonformal Education
    I teach mathematics, science, and education subjects to students taking up undergraduate courses in education in the following major areas: elementary education (general), special education, pre-elementary education, secondary education.
  • BS in Accountancy, BS in Business Administration, BS in Civil Eng'g, BS in Computer Eng'g, BS in Computer Science, BS in Entrepreneurship, BS in Hotel & Restaurant Management, BS in Information Technology, BS in Nursing, BS in Political Science (Summer 2013)
    National University CEDCE Baguio, Baguio City, Philippines - Mathematics; Science; Management; Research; Engineering; Economics; History
    Mathematics: Advanced Algebra; Analytic Geometry; Business Mathematics; College Algebra; Mathematical Analysis; Mathematics of Investment; Plane Trigonometry; Plane & Spherical Trigonometry; Probability & Statistics; Quantitative Methods in Business; Solid Mensuration Science: Earth Science; Biological Science; Ecology; Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy; Bachelor of Science in Criminology (Summer 2007)
    University of the Cordilleras (UC) Baguio City College of Information and Computing Sciences - College Algebra; Plane Trigonometry
    I taught College Algebra to BS in Accountancy students and Plane Trigonometry to BS in Criminology students.
  • BS in Accountancy; BS in Nursing (Winter 2005)
    Saint Louis University (SLU) College of Information and Computing Sciences Department of Mathematics - College Algebra; Quantitative Techniques in Business
    I taught College Algebra and Quantitative Techniques in Business to Nursing and Accountancy students, respectively.
  • Math and Physics Tutoring (Summer 2004)
    BRIGHTWIT Tutorial Center La Trinidad, Benguet - College Algebra; Plane Trigonometry; Physics
    I tutored elementary, high school, and college level students in the areas of mathematics and physics.

Presentations

  • Multicultural Education Approach in Teaching Professional Mathematics Courses in Higher Education Institutions in Baguio City and Benguet, 08/02/2013
    This is the title of my dissertation, which I presented publicly.
  • The Mathematics Curriculum of Technical and Vocational Education Institutions in Benguet and Baguio City, 04/16/2005
    This is the title of my master's thesis, which I presented publicly.