Alphie G. Garing is the Assistant Principal for Senior High School at University of Batangas, Lipa City, a research and technology-driven educational institution in the province of Batangas. He is also the Learning Management System Coordinator who supervises the implementation of blended learning and flipped classroom in the High School Department. Aside from being an online champion, he engages himself in research and has presented and published several cited research articles in local and international venues. His latest ongoing research focuses on e-leadership. Alphie also spend his time in exploring places to discover innovative ideas which he could use in order to influence the community for its betterment. He combines both research and technology to promote the necessary 21st century skills among teachers and students.