Since the birth of modern education in the Philippines, it focuses largely on science and technology. It is evident by integration of science subjects in its entire curriculum. There is a large distribution of science high schools all over the country that promotes science, forging competition for aspiring students to undergo rigorous science and mathematics training based on specialized curricula.

-          Simply mastering science and technology would be inadequate if we are to, say, socialize with people or ruminate on our inner self.

-         As students are promised that the field would later land those high-paying jobs and a lucrative career after graduation.

-         A true eudaimon recognizes that flourishing requires one to excel in various dimensions, such as linguistic, kinetic, artistic, and socio-civic.