To make me feel even older (and better, because I KNOW I still look fab after all these years!), I am featuring Lovely Angelica Nagpala, another fashionable lass who has been my BRAIN TRAIN student twice (both in high school entrance and college entrance reviews) like Christmas Astronomo. Both reviews seemed to have worked really well, as she got into the Philippine Science High School and UP Manila. And take note, she did not just pass the UPCAT–she was an Oblation Scholar (Top 50 out of about 70,000 examinees) and an INTARMED Qualifier.
As if her reviewing at BRAIN TRAIN twice (plus summer enrichment workshops) was not enough, she furthered her loyalty by becoming a BRAIN TRAIN UPCAT Review teacher herself! And because she learned from the best (ehem, ehem), she was an A-1 teacher! Despite teaching for the first time this summer, she taught excellently. Well, I kinda expected that from her. With her sheer, natural intelligence; amiable personality (nope, she’s not nerdy); and excellent work ethics, she is really a BRAIN TRAIN teacher material. But what surprised me is her flair for fashion! When we taught together, I always praise her choice of clothes (which she said is a real compliment coming from me)! [Read more…]