Ryan is passionate about media literacy, creativity and innovation. He advocates the teaching of media literacy and design thinking as important skills in the 21st century. His research interests include: news literacy and instruction, media education, media use and gratification, student engagement, learner agency creativity and innovation.
He earned his master of arts degree in Communication from the Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines. He is currently the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program Coordinator at Xavier School, San Juan. He is also a lecturer at the Ateneo de Manila – Loyola Schools teaching Creativity and Problem Awareness, Information Society and Visual Thinking.
21st Century Learners: Agentic and Lifelong Learners
Promoting Student Engagement and Learner Agency in Online Distance Learning