United Federation of Fil-Am Educators (UNIFIED)...
Our warmest congratulations to you all at UNIFIED with Founder, Madam Lumen Castaneda, the president, Ronie Mataquel, the New York chapter president, Ms. Teresa Cabagui, the officers, as well as the chapter officers, for reaching out the Filipino teachers from 14 states of America through this wonderful event, the UNIFIED SUMMIT 2016. That's a great and remarkable achievement of the group.
The speakers who volunteered to share with their expertise in the field of education for professional development for teachers are: Dr. Nerissa Joie Calub, the New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE) Education Administrator, Ms. Charon Sioson, the UNIFIED VP Dev. and a Master teacher in Science - Math for America, Dr. Elmer-Rico Mojica, Pace University Assistant Professor and Ms. Jensen, LAC PD Coordinator.
Also, we would like to congratulate the 2016 UNIFIED's Sinagtala Awardees and The Rising to the Challenge of Excellence in Education Awardees, too for the awards they deserve to receive. The presence of Mr. Aris Pangilinan, a teacher of Washington, DC Public School who is one of the Top 50 Finalists of the GLOBAL TEACHER PRIZE Varkey Foundation, highlighted this wonderful occasion.
On behalf of the Association of Filipino Teachers in Eastern America, Inc. (AFTEA, Inc.), please accept our heartfelt thanks to the United Federation of Fil-Am Educators (UNIFIED).
Thank you so much.