IVY P. MEJIA earned her Master of Arts in Education (with specialization in General Science) from the University of the Philippines – Diliman. Currently, she is taking her doctorate in Research and Evaluation at the same university. Ms. Mejia has been involved in several national development projects, teacher education programs, and research projects in science education. Her research areas of interest include nature of science, preservice education, lesson study, inquiry-based approach in science teaching, metacognition, test and scale development, and qualitative evaluation in education. Ms. Mejia is currently a Science Education Specialist I at the University of the Philippines National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (UP NISMED).