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ATRIEV Updates

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White Cane Safety Day Celebration 2019

Where It All Started For centuries around the world, cane, staff or stick was used to guide blind people in their travels. It was used to alert them of the obstacles in their paths. The use of white cane was claimed to have started in 1921 which was attributed to James Briggs, a Bristol photographer… Continue Reading White Cane Safety Day Celebration 2019

Image contains Ms. Lourdes Borgonia (ATRIEV’s program coordinator), Dr. May Dumapig (campus administrator), Dr. Judel Protacio (dean of College of Education, Arts and Sciences), Ms. Sandra Escabarte (CapSU Pontevedra Extension in-charge), and Dr. Matilde Tonel( extension coordinator) signing the MOA contract.

MOA Signing Between ATRIEV and Capiz State University: Building Bridges Towards Inclusive Society

Over the years, ATRIEV has been successful in making its mission possible in transforming the lives of hundreds of people with visual impairment and educating thousands of teachers, parents and other stakeholders through its programs and services. Of course, it will not happen without the support and assistance of different private and public institutions such… Continue Reading MOA Signing Between ATRIEV and Capiz State University: Building Bridges Towards Inclusive Society

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Sitel Academy Plust ATRIEV 2018

In memories of one of the most hardworking, versatile and inspiring family member of ATRIEV, Ms. Mariel Valbuena. To the family, please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss. This might be a very tough time for you but we hope that you will find the comfort and love you seek through our prayers. To… Continue Reading Sitel Academy Plust ATRIEV 2018

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English Language Communication Training Announcement!

Do you want to improve your language skills in English grammar and usage? If so, you are invited to attend a 25-day English Language Communication Training. This course aims to prepare you for possible call center, web writing and transcription job opportunities. When: August 20, 2019 to September 18, 2019; 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM,… Continue Reading English Language Communication Training Announcement!

How A Teacher Change My Life

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The Mentor Who Changed My Life

by Charles Gabriel Allana Mentoring is an effective method of helping inexperienced individuals develop and progress in their life. Merriam Webster dictionary defines mentor as a trusted counsellor or guide. Who helps and guides another individual’s development. This two verses also define mentoring: Proverbs 27:17 iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. Romans 15:14… Continue Reading The Mentor Who Changed My Life

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The Values My Teacher Taught Me

by Joyce Ann Vivas A quote says, “The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts but of values.” This was the lesson I’ve learned from the teacher who changed my life. It was on my second year high-school when I met this teacher, Mrs. Liwanag she was my Values Education teacher then. That… Continue Reading The Values My Teacher Taught Me

The Day I Found ATRIEV

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A Star Gate to Success

by John Sebastian Procoro Masbad Ask a child about his dream and he will tell you such hopeful words, “I want to be an engineer,” or “I want to become a pilot,” or “I wish I could be an astronaut.” How does a child come up with those professions that he does not know the… Continue Reading A Star Gate to Success

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A New found Family

by Nerikka Escario The family could be your greatest strength in times of problems but they can also be the one who will let you down and be your weakness. I was in my darkest hour back then when my sister said “Ano girl, pabigat na tayo ah?” I knew that was a joke so… Continue Reading A New found Family

Help us send more blind students to school!

Give the blind the gift of sight through technology. You can help ATRIEV continue its mission of transforming the lives of the blind through assistive technology.