Charlie V. Ladrona

Field of Study / Research: English as a Second Language / Teaching Tagalog

Program: Fulbright - Foreign Language Teaching Assistants (FLTA) Program


Philippine Affiliation: Agusan del Sur National High School, Agusan del Sur

U.S. Affiliation: Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI


Charlie V. Ladrona is a Secondary School Teacher at Agusan del Sur National High School (a public school) at San Francisco, Agusan del Sur, Philippines, handling English subjects and Creative Writing classes. He has been affiliated with the school since May 15, 2013. Before transferring to the said school, he spent his first year in teaching at AMA Computer Learning Center (Vocational School) at Agusan del Sur where he taught English subject areas such as Oral Com., and Grammar and Composition for a year.

He completed college from the Philippine Normal University – Mindanao in 2012 with the degree Bachelor of Secondary Education major in English as Cum Ladue.  He took his Master’s Degree in English Language Teaching at the Philippine Normal University – Mindanao and completed it in April 2017.

He was born and raised in Purok-4, Pisa-an, San Francisco, Agusan del Sur. He is the youngest child of Trifon Ladron and Rosita Vigonte-Ladrona and a sibling to Rosalie Ladrona-Uriarte, and Manuela V. Ladrona.

His interests encompass English Language Teaching and media entertainment (Hollywood, K-Pop and P-Pop). His ultimate dream is to give positive contributions in the field of education and entertainment by staying open-minded, innovative, passionate and down-to-earth.

Educational Background
MA in English Language Teaching
Philippine Normal University
Prosperidad, Agusan Del Sur
May 2014 – April 2017

Bachelor of Secondary Education Major in English, Cum Laude
Philippine Normal University
Prosperidad, Agusan Del Sur
Jun 2008 – Mar 2012
Training/Leadership Workshops
  • Data Analysis (June 2016), CIVIL SERVICE
  • National Training For SPA Teachers (August 2015), DEPED-NCCA
  • Mass Training for Grade 10 English Teachers (May 2014), DEPED-PNU
  • National Training for SPA Teachers (August 2014), DEPED-NCCA
  • One-day Seminar Training Workshop on Results-based Performance Management Systems (RPMS) (June 2014), AGUSAN DEL SUR NHS
  • Three-day Seminar Workshop on Making IMs and Authentic Assessment Tools (May 2014), DepED - AGUSAN DEL SUR DIVISION
  • Regional Mass Training for Grade 9 English Teachers (May 2014), DepED - AGUSAN DEL SUR and PNU - AGUSAN DEL SUR
  • Teacher Induction Program (December 2013 - April 2014), AGUSAN DEL SUR NHS
  • National Convention on the Special Program in the Arts (SPA) (December 2013), BUREAU OF SECONDARY EDUCATION
  • Guro 21 Course 1 - Facilitating the Development of the 21st Century Skills for Southeast Asian Teachers (October - November 2013), SEAMEO INNOTECH
  • Regional Mass Training for Grade 8 English Teachers (May 2013), DepED - AGUSAN DEL SUR and PNU - AGUSAN DEL SUR
  • 3rd Winning Coach – Division Level Shadow Puppetry Contest - 2016
  • 2nd Winning Coach – Division Level Shadow Puppetry Contest - 2015
  • 3rd Winning Coach – Regional Shadow Puppetry Contest - 2014
  • 2nd Winning Coach – Cluster Level Song Translation and Interpretation -2013
  • Graduation 2012 – Cum Laude
Skills & Other Interests
Since college, I have been tapped as host/emcee in various programs, pageants and ceremonies.

Academic/Research Writing
I love doing research especially when there is an opportunity/grant/offer.

MS Office Application
I have been taught with MS application since Grade 5 and have been trained through school requirements and now with my job as a teacher.

I held different positions of school clubs and student organizations and events management group since I was in college.

I am fond of singing, and I’m into music esp. Hollywood and K-POP.