First National Congress
6-7 December 2004, Cebu City, Philippines

Victoria L. Tinio
Director for Programs and Research, FIT-ED

As Director for Programs and Research of the Foundation for Information Technology Education and Development (FIT-ED), Ms. Tinio has been involved in the design, development, implementation, and assessment of various projects that integrate the use of information and communication technologies in schools in the Philippines and in Southeast Asia.

In 2002, Ms. Tinio conducted a study on the utilization of ICTs in Philippine public high schools. She also authored the UNDP-APDIP e-primer on ICTs in Basic Education. Her plenary presentation is based on a 2003 review of the status of ICTs in Philippine Basic Education commissioned by UNESCO (Bangkok).