Myrna Asira
Division of Student Affairs, MSU Main, Marawi City

Myrna Macalalad Asira, LPT, MAEd GC

Associate Professor V

“Seek knowledge from cradle to grave.”


Myrna Macalalad Asira is an Associate Professor V, hailed in Batangas City. She is an AB Psychology Graduate with 36 units in Education at Lyceum of the Philippines, Batangas City on March 1983. She acquired the degree of Master of Education major in Guidance Counseling, with 36 units earned in Master of Education major in Educational Management at St. Michael’s College, Iligan City on March 20, 2011. On December 10, 1989, she passed the Professional Board Examination for Teachers (PBET) and still advocating for continuous lifelong learning during her days as the head of MSU-Malabang CHS. She worked hard to acquire the permit to offer the Senior High School Program on the said unit and successfully granted to accept enrollees on the General Academic Strand and HUMMS Strand. She has attended several trainings and workshops for teachers but the most memorable was in ECOTECH, Cebu City where she attended the Grade 10 National Training of Trainers (NTOT) of Teachers on K-12 Curriculum on Basic Education Program (BEP), and later became a trainer in the Regional Mass Training of Teachers (MTOT) on the K-12 curriculum (EBEC) in cluster 1 on May 11-16, 2015 and Cluster II on May 18-23, 2015 and was awarded a certificate of commendation for the said training/event. From then on it became her hobby to plan and organize seminars, workshops and trainings for teachers to update and enhance the learning skills of her students.


  • Batangas South Elementary School, Batangas City, 1969-1975
  • Batangas National High School, Batangas City, 1975-1979
  • Liberal Arts, Major in Psychology, Lyceum of the Philippines University, Batangas City, 1979-1983
  • Master of Arts in Education (MAEd), Major in Guidance Counseling, St. Michael’s College, Iligan City, 2009-2011


  • Guidance and Counseling


  • “A Sojourn to the Administrators’ World: A Desire to be Effective Principal”, “Vol. 3, No. 31, Month of November, 2016 Page 50. TPPDigestMonthly Edition. January 12, 2017 Purok 5-A, Barangay Tipanoy, Iligan City.
  • “Dealing With the Superior Subordinates”, “Vol. 3, No. 134, October 23, 2016 Page 8, TPPDigestSunday Special. January 12, 2017. Purok, 5-A, Barangay Tipanoy, Iligan City
  • “The Importance of Guidance Counseling in Lanao del Sur” “Vol. 3, No. 133, October 16, 2016 Page 4, TPPDigestSunday Special. January 12, 2017. Purok, 5-A, Barangay Tipanoy, Iligan City
  • “Personality Traits and Leadership Style and Management of the School Principal and Assistant Principal of MSU Community High Schools: Basis for Training and Development” International Journal of Science and Management System (IJSMS) “Vol. 2, Issue 3-2019. ISSN: 2581-5946. Science Research Journals. May to June 2019

Research Projects

  • “Parent-Teacher Involvement in Relation to Students’ Achievement in Malabang, Lanao del Sur.”