APJMR Vol. 6 No. 2

APJMR COVER Asia Pacific Journal of Multidisciplinary Research
Commission on Higher Education Recognized Research Journal
Incubation Grant for 2017
P-ISSN: 2350-7756
E-ISSN: 2350-8442
May 2018

Publisher: Lyceum of the Philippines University-Batangas

1. Use of Innovative Prewriting Techniques in Enhancing the Writing Performance and Attitude of Second Year Information Technology Students
Dr. Gilbert C. Magulod Jr
Cagayan State University, Lasam, Cagayan, Philippines

2. The Dynamics of Home-School Partnership and Young Learners’ Performance: From the Lens of Kindergarten Teachers
Hannah T. Castillon1 & Amelia M. Bonotan2
1Bukidnon State University, College of Education, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon, Philippines; 2Cebu Normal University, College of Teacher Education, Osmeña Boulevard, Cebu City, Philippines

3. Efficacy of Rose Bangle (Lantana Camara L.) Leaf Extract in Controlling Corn Borer (Ostrinia Furnacalis) and Corn Earworm (Helicoverpa Zea) of Sweet Corn (Zea Mays Var. Saccharata)
Marina B. Lucas, Cherry E. Salacup and Dr. Samuel R. Simon
Provincial Technical Institute of Agriculture, Isabela State University – Cabagan Campus, Isabela, Philippines

4. Effects of osmotic dehydration on the quality of semi-refined carrageenan
Guillermo P. Pantuhan1, Arnold R. Elepaño2, Kevin F. Yaptenco2, Ernesto V. Carpio3
1 Department of Agricultural Engineering, College of Agriculture, Mindanao State University, General Santos City; 2 Institute of Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology, University of the Philippines, Los Baños; 3 Food Science Cluster, College of Agriculture, University of the Philippines, Los Baños

5. Verbal Outcomes Improvement Through Competency Enhancement (VOICE) Learning Program
Jenifer Raymond R. Tallungan, PhD*, Eva Liza Basconcillo
Nueva Vizcaya State University, Philippines

6. Immune Response Broiler Chickens Fed Diets with Different Levels of Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana Linn.) Rind Powder
Julius Jerome G. Ele, Josephine R. Migalbin, Elma G. Sepelagio, Vingelle B. Jimenez and Peter Greame F. Lacia
University of Southern Mindanao, Kabacan, Cotabato, Philippines

7. Use of Social Media with Self-Concept and Social Adjustment of Adolescents at SMPN 2 Singingi Hilir Riau
TeshaHestyana Sari, Gimmy P Siswadi, Aat Sriati
Padjadjaran University, Bandung, Indonesia

8. “Are IMs Culturally Relevant?” A Critical Analysis of the Instructional Materials Used in Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education Program
Benjamin B. Mangila
School of Teacher Education, J.H. Cerilles State College, Dumingag, Zamboanga del Sur,

9. Status and Challenges of the Deaf in One City in the Philippines: Towards the Development of Support Systems and Socio-Economic Opportunities
Freya Wyan Silva-dela Cruz (CPA, MBA), Estrella C. Calimpusan (CPA, DM)
Northern Negros State College of Science and Technology; Father Saturnino Urios University, Philippines

10. Re-Evaluation of Values: Nietzsche and the Mining Struggle in Oriental Mindoro, Philippines
Dr. Jerwin M. Mahaguay
University of Rizal System-Pililla, Philippines

11. Memorable Moral Messages and Moral Position among Collegiate Students
KeishalynCaye R. Balano, Jaycelle Mae C. Tabilin, Racidon P. Bernarte
Department of Communication Research, Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines

12. Assessment Approaches of Preschool Teachers: Input for an Enriched Module Framework in Kindergarten Education
Jelyn D. Sarmiento (MAEd) & Dr. Olivia G. Dimalanta
DepEd-Northville 15 Integrated School, Angeles City, ;Pampanga State Agricultural University, Magalang, Pampanga, Philippines

13. Characteristics of Victims of Trafficking in Persons and Determinants of Police Reports of Victims in ASEAN Countries
Younoh Cho, Marina D. Gamo, GiBbeum Park, Haejin Lee
Dongguk University-Seoul Campus, South Korea; De La Salle University-Dasmarinas, Philippines

14. Predictors of Performance in the Licensure Examination for Agriculturists: Bases for a Proposed Plan of Action
Januard D. Dagdag
Isabela State University-San Mariano Campus, Philippines

15. Exploring the Effect of PhET® Interactive Simulation-Based Activities on Students’ Performance and Learning Experiences in Electromagnetism
Cathlene T. Batuyong and Vida V. Antonio
Mariano Marcos State University, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines


1. Online Guidance Management Testing System
Tracy N. Tacuban, MSCS and Dr. Jennifer Tuazon, RGC
Iloilo Science and Technology University, Burgos St. La Paz, Iloilo City

2. Terminal Assessment of Core Nursing Knowledge in a State University
Rosana Grace Belo-Delariarte, Ryan Michael F. Oducado, Ayesha C. Penuela
College of Nursing, West Visayas State University, Philippines

3. Perspectives and Practice on Outcomes-Based Assessment (OBA) among College Mathematics Educators in Northeastern Luzon Philippines
1Januard D. Dagdag and 2Roldan S. Cardona
1Isabela State University-San Mariano Campus, 2Philippine Normal University-North Luzon

4. Effect of Cooperative learning strategies on students’ achievement in biology at secondary level and its role to address gender issues
Sangeeta Yaduvanshi and Sunita Singh*
Faculty of Education, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi – 221005 (UP), India

5. Tracer Study on Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Graduates of a Polytechnic College in the Philippines from 2007 to 2010
Virginia V. Pontillas (REE, MET)
Camarines Sur Polytechnic Colleges, Nabua Camarines Sur, Philippines

6. Developing Students 21st Century Skills Using Project Based Learning
Dr. Judith S. Rabacal, Dr. Ma. Janet S. Geroso, Dr. Jewel A. Oliveros
Northern Negros State College of Science and Technology, Philippines

7. A Close Encounter of the 21st Century ‘Rizal’ at the Bumpy Road of Buhisan
Rainlee N. Bentazal, John Eric B. Rubi, Chenny Mendoza, Reynaldo B. Inocian, Romualdo B. Generalao
Cebu Normal University, Philippines

8. Development Strategies of Comprehensive Tourism in Hainan State Farms Area of China: The Case of Nantian Farm
Feng Zeng1,2, Haibin Zhu1
1School of Economics and Management, Hainan University, Haikou City, China; 2Graduate School, Lyceum of the Philippines University, Batangas City, Philippines

9. Impact on Patient Trust of Healthcare Facility and its Implication on Brand Trust
Dudung Juhana
School of Economic Pasundan, Bandung, Indonesia

10. The Boons and Banes of Child Protection Policy: the Sorsogon West Landscape
Michael L. Estremera (MAED)
Marinas 1 Elementary School, Sorsogon East, Sorsogon City

11. Scantiness of Instructional Materials in Senior High School: Basis for a Proposed Digital Instructional Archive
Ma. Leticia Jose C. Basilan (PhD)
Department of Education, Batangas Province, Bauan Technical High School; Graduate School, Lyceum of the Philippines University, Philippines

12. Devotees’ Testimonies of Faith of Señor Santo Niño De Cebu
Mitchie Brion, Glorie Ann Cabaluna, Diana Jane Mencede, Nedissa T. Ladera, Ebora Lape, Ma. Elsie R. Laput, Riza Nunez, and Reynaldo B. Inocian
Cebu Normal University, Philippines

13. Speck in the Vast World of Economy and Politics: An Economic Anthropological Study of the Mamanwa in the Philippines
Bethlehem A. Ponce
Dept. of Liberal Arts and Behavioral Sciences, Visayas State University, Visca, Baybay City Leyte Philippines

14. The Good Teacher Inside and Out: A Correlational Study on Emotional Intelligence and Ego-resiliency
Kristine Gil T. Belarmino1 and Pearl Angeli M. Navarra
Department of Liberal Arts and Behavioral Sciences, Visayas State University; Department of Psychology, University of San Carlos, Philippines

15. Academic Performance of Freshmen Maritime Students: Perspective for Policy Formulation on Student’s Development
Marcos C. Taberdo, Jr.1, Ana Liza G. Taberdo2
College of Marine Transportation, Philippine Merchant Marine Academy, San Narciso, Zambales, Philippines 2205