Melissa Antoinette C. Garcia

Areas of Interest

  • Family engagement
  • Reading development
  • Motivation
  • Socio-emotional learning in young children
  • Psychology of the teaching and learning process

Teacher Mel is a homegrown talent who graduated cum laude with a master’s degree in Child Development and Education. She is a Master Pre-School Teacher at the UA&P Child Development and Education (CDE)  Center and is an Instructor II at the School of Education and Human Development, where she teaches CDE major courses, namely Technology for Teaching & Learning and Science in Early Childhood. Teacher Mel believes that learner-oriented teaching and learning is foundational in developing the whole child. Her fields of interest include family engagement, reading development, motivation, and socio-emotional learning in young children, and the psychology of the teaching and learning process. Currently, she is taking her doctorate degree in Educational Psychology at De La Salle University.

Get in touch


Pearl Drive, Ortigas Center, Pasig City 1605, Philippines



Phone: (632) 8637-0912 to 26
E-mail: [email protected]