September 28: De La Salle University "Student Leadership: CATALYST"
October 1: Palanca Book Launching
October 3 to 6: Tagaytay Cooperators' Seminar
October 13: Character Education, Canossa School of Laguna
October 18 to November 4: National Forum on Character Education, Washington DC, USA
October 22: CEP Visit, Morning Star Montessori, Laguna
October 30: "Urgency of Character Formation at Home", Valle Verde 5
Note: ALL SATURDAYS OF NOVEMBER 2013 TO MARCH 2014 ARE BOOKED.
November 6: Moral Literacy Conference, UA&P
November 7: CEP Philippines Meeting: Foundation Partnership
November 30: CEP Teachers' Conference (Invitational)
December 5: Character and Creativity Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
December 6: Character Formation in the Family, DPWH Region 4A
December 7: Teachers as Agents of Formation, CEP Seminar, iTower (beside UST), Manila
December 10 to 11: Teachers as Agents of Formation, CEP Seminar, Baguio City
December 16 to 22: Retreat in Tagaytay Conference Center
December 27: Iloilo, Westbridge Homecoming
Note: ALL SATURDAYS OF NOVEMBER 2013 TO MARCH 2014 ARE BOOKED.
April 7 to 17, 2014: Bannister Academy International Trips: Madrid and Paris
With Best-Selling Author, Ian Jukes
January 7: Southridge Alumni Homecoming
January 13: Sarabia Hotel, Iloilo, "Raising Extra-Ordinary Children in a Materialistic World"
January 14: Westbridge School, Iloilo City, "Cutting-Edge Strategies for Classroom Management"
February 4 & 5: "Understanding UbD", Catanduanes State College, Virac, Catanduanes
February 11: IVPD Iloilo City, "Cutting-Edge Strategies for Classroom Management"
February 18 & 19: Virac, Catanduanes
February 25: CATALYST Closed-Door Meeting
March 3: CATALYST Get-together with Fr. Cayo Estrada, Vice Chancellor
March 24: Graduation Speaker, St. Tomas More School of Cavite City
March 27: Graduation Speaker, St. Thomas More School (Grade 6) of Cavite City
March 28: Iloilo City
March 29: Graduation Speaker, Westbridge Grade School Graduation
March 30: Graduation Speaker, Westbridge High School Graduation
April 2: Iloilo City
April 5 & 6: Holy Week Out-of-Town
April 12: St. Paul College of Makati, "Making Sense of UbD"
April 16 to May 9: Makiling Conference Center, Annual Seminar
May 10 & 11: Salesian Schools, "UbD and Classroom Management", Calamba, Laguna
May 12 to 26: Seminar with Harry Wong in San Francisco, USA
May 29: "Classroom Management", St. Paul College of Makati
May 30: RCBC CATALYST Presentation with Ms Vivian Yuchengco
May 31: St. Thomas More, Cavite City
June 1, Bethany School, Las Pinas City
June 4 to 8, Springdale School, Cebu City: CATALYST Leadership Seminar
June 16: St. Paul Bulacan, UbD Conference
June 21 - 24: Group Heads Seminar, Tagaytay Conference
June 30: CATALYST Leadership Seminar in St. Paul's Makati
July 7: Journalism Seminar, UA&P
July 28: SMX Convention Center, Harry Wong in Manila: "How to be a Successful and Effective Teacher"
August 17: Iloilo City, Westbridge
August 23 to 26: Tagaytay Conference Center
September 1: World Trade Center, Youth Conference
September 8: "Dealing with Students: Teacher's Survival Guide", Ateneo de Manila
September 14 to 16: Iloilo City
September 24 to 30: Tagaytay Conference Center
October 6, Don Bosco Sta. Mesa, Leadership Conference
October 12 to 13: Iloilo City, On Communication and Effective Teaching
October 23 to 24: Paideia International Conference: Raising Life-Long Learners
October 29 to November 4: Washington D.C., International Summit of Character Education Leaders
November 11: Pats Lim Dinner in Shangri-La EDSA
November 17: Medical Mission, Pampanga
December 8: Medical Mission, UA&P
December 17: CATALYST L.I.V.E. in Don Bosco Sta. Mesa
December17 to 23: Makiling Conference Center
January 31: Educators' Conference in Cebu Waterfront
February 1: Educators' Conference in Rose Memorial Auditorium, CPU, Iloilo
February 2: Educators' Conference in SMX Convention Center
With Harry and Rosemary Wong, the most sought-after speakers on classroom management today.
January 15, 2011: Letran Calamba, Vibal Macroseminar on UbD+ICT
January 18: St. Mary's Academy, Manila, "Differentiated Instruction"
January 22, Notre Dame School of Caloocan City, "Understanding UbD"
January 28, UST 400th Anniversary Celebration: Proud to be UST!!!
February 5, Vel Maris School, Dasmarinas, Cavite, UbD
February 12, Iloilo City
February 19, Southridge Alumni Homecoming
February 23, Southridge School: "Teaching Your Child to Pray"
February 26, "UbD Implementation" for 150 School Administrators, Mt. Malarayat
February 27, SMX Convention Center: CATALYST presents "Jason Evert in Manila"
March 3, Southridge School: "Inculcating Social Consciousness in Your Child"
March 17, Angeles, Pampanga: "Learning About the PAREF System"
March 24, Ateneo De Manila University, Speaker in "Principals' Conference"
March 26, St. Thomas More Annex Graduation Speaker
March 27, Naic Cavite School Graduation Speaker
March 28, St. Therese Graduation Speaker
March 29, St. Thomas More School Graduation Speaker
March 28 to April 20, Latag Study Camp, Lipa, Batangas City
April 26 to 27, UbD Seminar for Don Bosco Schools, Pansol (VIBAL)
April 29, Ateneo de Manila University, Principals' Training Seminar (Paseo Center)
May 2, UA&P EM Headstart English Program (a.m.)
May 3, Mary Help of Christians, Canlubang: UbD Workshop
May 4, De La Salle University, UbD for Filipino Department
May 4 to 11, Kuala Lumpur Teachers Conference
May 13 & 16, UA&P EM Headstart English Program (a.m.)
May 17, Dominican School, Manila: UbD for English and CL Teachers
May 18, UA&P EM Headstart English Program (a.m.)
May 19 to 20, Letran School, Intramuros: UbD Workshop for Teachers
May 23 & 25, UA&P EM Headstart English Program (a.m.)
May 26 & 27, Don Bosco Manila, Teacher Training
May 27 to June 1, Iloilo City: CATALYST Network
June 2, Don Bosco/Mary Help of Christians, Mabalacat, Pampanga
June 3, San Sebastian, Enhancing Specific Interests and Talents of Students & Planning and Organizing Club Activities
June 6, Lourdes School of QC: Effective Use of Instructional Materials
June 7, UA&P College of Arts & Sciences Faculty: Teaching Liberal Arts
June 9, UA&P College of Arts & Sciences Faculty: Classroom Management
June 14, UA&P First Year Teachers: Dealing with Students
June 16 to 19, Iloilo City
June 23 to 26, Makiling Conference Center Retreat
June 30 to July 3, Makiling Congerence Center Group Heads
July 9, Bethany School of Paranaque, "Forming the Conscience"
July 30, Sarangani Study Center: Writing Creatively, Correctly
August 17, Bannister Academy, Classroom Management
August 18, Immaculate Conception Academy, Vibal Publishing, Teaching Strategies
August 29 to September 2, Makiling Conference Center Seminar
September 3, Naga, Bicol, "Creative Technology Inside the Classroom"
September 10, SMX Convention Center, Classroom Management
September 16, Springdale School, Cebu City, "Understanding the Digital Kids"
September 17, Sugbu Study Center Leadership Talk, Cebu City
September 21, Youth Lens: Conference of High School Student Leaders, UA&P School of Education
September 26, Philippine Cultural Colleges, Manila, "Professional Ethics and Work Values"
October 6, Radio Veritas, Youth United for the Philippines, 6p.m.
October 15, Lipa Grace Academy, "Campus Journalism"
October 15, "There Be Dragons" Premiere, Mall of Asia
October 17, "There Be Dragons" Premiere, CATALYST Network
October 21 to 23, San Francisco, USA: Forum on Character Education
October 26 to November 6, ASCD Conference on Teaching Strategies, USA
November 9, Southridge School Faculty, "Creative Technology Inside the Classroom"
November 19, CENTEX, Harry Wong's "Classroom Management and Discipline"
November 26, Seminar/Workshop on UbD, Association of Private Schools of Bulacan
December 2, Citihomes High School, Binan, Laguna, "Dealing with Computer Addiction"
December 3, Ateneo PASEO Center, "Helping Beginning Teachers Succeed: Strategies for an Effective Induction Program"
December 4, Iloilo City
December 10, LIVE Program of CATALYST, UA&P
December 18 to 24, Retreat in Makiling Conference Center
December 28, Iloilo City, Westbridge Alumni Homecoming
January 13, 2012, Iloilo City
With Grant Wiggins, one of the authors of "Understanding by Design" during a UbD seminar in Las Vegas, NV, USA (October 2011).
Mann Rentoy is a lecturer and teacher from the University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) in Pasig City. He is also concurrently an officer of Bannister Academy, a new school in Circulo Verde in Libis, Quezon City, where he teaches Latin. He is a graduate of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) where he earned a double-degree in AB Journalism and AB Literature, and an MA in Creative Writing. He is currently working on his Ph.D. studies at the University of the Philippines (U.P.).
He is one of the few teachers with the distinct privilege of having been able to teach students from Grade 4 (Elementary) to IV Year College. In his more than 20 years of teaching experience, he has taught English, Literature, Filipino, Religion and Creative Writing.
He was the Founding Executive Director of PAREF Westbridge School in Iloilo City, which is currently one of the top schools in the whole Province. He was in the first batch of graduates of PAREF Southridge School, where he also taught for 15 years, occupying various posts including Principal of Intermediate School, Vice-Principal of High School, Department Head of Religion and Head of the Information Office.
As Moderator of Southridge School's official publication, The Ridge, he was responsible for winning 9 trophies from the prestigious Catholic Mass Media Awards, including the 1st ever "Hall of Fame Recognition" given to a campus paper in the country.
He is the Founding Moderator of the UA&P Creative Writers' Guild, and CATALYST, the only outreach organization of UA&P.
At present, he has been going to different cities all over the Philippines to give seminars to parents, teachers and students on various topics like: "Media Education", "Computer Addiction Among Teens", "Classroom Management", "Campus Leadership", "How to Do Effective Class Advisory", etc. (Click on the link above for complete listing of topics.) In addition, he can be considered as one of the experts in the country in the use of "Understanding By Design" (UBD) Framework, having attended training seminars and workshops conducted by Jay McTighe in Bangkok, Thailand (2005 & 2006) and in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2007 & 2008); and with Wiggins Grant in Las Vegas (2011).
For details on how to invite Mann Rentoy to visit your school for a seminar/presentation, you may email: email@example.com