The 4th MNDDS Educational Congress was held on 21-22 May 2015, Mother Francisca Spirituality Center, Lagao, General Santos City.
Theme: “Marbel Notre Dame Diocesan Schools: Educating the Young in the Year of the Poor.”
Objectives dealt on preparedness for the K to 12 program and bonding.
Topics: (1) test construction; (2) positive discipline; (3) updates: K to 12 implementations; (d) plan and guidelines.
Bishop Dinualdo spoke on (a) true education according to Vat. II’s Declaration on Education. Goal is union with God in perfect happiness and capable and responsible citizens of the country through continuous growth in knowledge of God and human sciences, love for God and country and morally upright living; (b) Basic Bangsamoro Law; (c) elections 2016 and; (d) mining.