PNSB 9th grader wins third place at the National ICT Challenge 2018

PNSB 9th grader wins third place at the National ICT Challenge 2018

15 years old, Daniel Peligro, won third place at the National ICT Challenge for youth with disabilities on October 5 at the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) Campus in Valenzuela City.

They were challenged in the area of E-Tool (using Word, Excel, and PowerPoint and in E-Life (Web Information Retrieval) competencies.

The competition is open to 4 disability categories namely the hearing impairment, visual impairment, intellectual disability, and orthopedically handicapped, ages 13-19 years of age.

DICT In partnership with National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) conducts an annual IT competition for youth with disabilities with the objective of enhancing the skills and competence in the field of ICT of our youth with disabilities and make them globally competitive through the use of technology.