Today we visited a school in the mountain area which has adopted our Starfish Maker approach. I’m so humbled to see teachers who strive to provide the best education possible to the students even in the most challenging circumstances. Their "Makerspace" is limited with tools and equipment but thier pedagogy and heart are solid.
In 2015 I first visited the community as a Board of Director of the foundation that supported a local foundation, a school and education programmes here. Around 630,000 people Iive together in this 8.65 sq.m district. It is the most densely populated in Manila as well as the highest crime rate. All the collected garbage throughout the city is dumped in this area. People here work as scavengers they sell “valuable” materials to the recycle shops, they even collect leftover foo