HomeUM Research Journalvol. 8 no. 1 (2011)

Munting Paaralan of the University of Mindanao: An Impact Assessment

Marilou Lozarita | Theresa Y. Falculan

Discipline: Education



The study discussed the contribution of Munting Paaralan to its beneficiaries and community stakeholders.  Using phenomenological method, the study presented that the University of Mindanao implemented the objectives of Munting Paaralan through collaborative relationship, complementary efforts, building communities around values and fostering educational resilience.  The Munting Paaralan program fostered children’s cognitive attainments, enriched service-based teaching, developed sense of collaborative responsibility in maximizing educational opportunities, and installed the feeling of pride and sense of belongingness.