AMA University Online Education And 51Talk Say Yes

AMA University Online Education And 51Talk Say Yes


Manila International Auto Show Shifts Its Gears Virtually With Mias Wired This December

Catch your favorite brands and cars at this year’s Manila International Auto Show as they go virtual for the first time!

Need A Fast Connection? No Worries, Grab And Globe At Home Have Got You Covered!

Starting November 24, 2020, customers can conveniently purchase Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi and Xtreme Home Prepaid WiFi devices on GrabMart.

Save The Children PH Lauds Approval Of 2nd Reading Of Bill Raising Statutory Rape Age

Once House Bill 7836 gets the final nod, adults will get penalized if he or she has sexual intercourse with a minor below 16 years of age, even if the child gave consent.

Globe Named As One Of Top 30 ‘Global Rising Star’ Telcos In The World

Globe was recently named as one of the Global Rising Stars at the Opensignal Global Mobile Network Experience Awards 2020!

Philippines leading online English teaching platform 51Talk and the Philippines’ first full online education provider AMA Online Education (AMAOED) recently formalized a groundbreaking partnership to provide digital livelihood to AMAOED graduates. Further, the partnership will allow 51Talk teachers to avail of AMAOED’s higher education and teaching certification programs.

51Talk is the leading online English education platform in China that specializes in providing quality online English language teaching for kids and adults through live, one-on-one, interactive, and fun lessons with a pool of passionate Filipino home-based teachers.

AMAOED currently has 150,000 enrolled students worldwide. 51Talk, on the other hand, has 20,000 teachers spread across the Philippines earning from home. Early this year, 51Talk announced they are seeking 100,000 Filipino English teachers to join the platform in the next five years.

“This partnership is another milestone in 51Talk’s history. It is a very welcome development as the demand for English teachers continue to rise due to the strong demand in China for online English education,” said Jack Huang, 51Talk Founder and CEO.

As part of 51Talk’s commitment, AMAOED graduates shall get an express lane allowing them to teach in the platform and start earning from home in just three days.

“It’s a perfect fit and natural transition from online education to online livelihood,” said AMA Education System Vice Chairman and CEO Dr. Amable C. Aguiluz IX. “It feels great knowing that we in AMAOED share the same vision with 51Talk in harnessing the power of technology to change and improve the lives of Filipinos worldwide. I’m very excited what the future holds for our graduates with 51Talk as our partner,” he added.

Another first from AMA Education System, AMAOED is the first university in the Philippines to offer college degree courses which can be taken completely online, with flexible class schedules that mostly appeal to part-time and full-time working students alike. It offers a self-learning platform with the guidance of professors and with the aid of multimedia technology.

“There are hundreds of AMA graduates teaching English online using the 51Talk platform. They are outstanding and passionate. And because they are AMA graduates, they are very tech savvy too,” said 51Talk Country Head Jennifer Que.

51Talk is asserting its leadership in the global e-Education space by taking strides in ensuring top-notch quality is delivered by its pool of highly-educated, well-trained and certified Filipino teachers.

“This partnership also ensures the continued professional development of our home-based online English teachers and what better way to accomplish this but through online means. This will definitely translate to a better teaching-learning experience for all 51Talk users,” declared Mr. Huang. “I foresee a very productive and long-term relationship between us.”

WHO Chief Sees ‘Light At The End Of Long, Dark Tunnel’

World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus says that no vaccines in history had been developed as rapidly as now.

Gov’t Repatriates Nearly 320K OFWs Amid Health Crisis

Good news! Around 320,000 OFWs have been sent home to their respective provinces amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Heart Evangelista Becomes One Of The Top 10 Luxury Influencers In The World

Heart Evangelista placed 10th on Forbes France’s “Top 10 Luxury Influencers” in the world!

DOT Chief Visits Baguio City, Touts Cultural Tourism With Creative Crawls

Baguio City celebrates Ibagiw 2020 to showcase the city’s rich and vibrant culture and history!

Mobile Legends: Introduces World Boxing Legend Manny Pacquiao As Their PH Ambassador

Sen. Manny Pacquiao is Mobile Legends' newest ambassador!

AFP Teams Bring Aid To Aurora Typhoon Victims

Soldiers from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) arrived on Thursday in the province to provide aid to typhoon-hit residents.

Manila Bats For Revival Of ‘Nilad’ Plant Population

Manila City together with DENR is set to launch the “Nilad for Maynila” project which aims to bring back the nilad plant to re-green a part of the Manila Bay.

Borongan City Farmers Get 800 Sacks Of Quality Rice Seeds

A total of 800 sacks will be distributed o early planters in Borongan City in Eastern Samar.

Twitter Launches Its New Story-Like Feature Called ‘Fleets’

Have you tried Twitter’s newest feature?

Red Cross Ship Sails To Catanduanes For Relief Mission

The Philippine Red Cross' (PRC) M/V PRC Amazing Grace sailed to Catanduanes on Wednesday to deliver relief assistance to typhoon victims.