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This cannot be a quick fix. What is required is a sustained undertaking spanning multiple presidential administrations.
'When you educate a girl you give them power and a voice and an opportunity to improve their lives and the lives of their family and the lives of their community,' says Michelle Obama
Decades of skewed priorities in education have come to slap us in the face: we are now officially a country with the worst proficiency in reading for 15-year-olds
'Minsan mas nauubos ang panahon ng mga teachers kakagawa ng paperworks at iba pang gawain kaysa sa pagtuturo. The system has to change,' says one netizen
We have come to tolerate the students who have low proficiencies in science, math, and English, even if we know our learners can do more
The Philippines ranks last among 79 countries in reading comprehension, and also ends up in the low 70s in mathematics and science
At least we now have baseline data that we can use to compare our country’s PISA performance with other countries. It’s better than groping in the dark.
The survey showed students in the 4 Chinese regions of Beijing, Shanghai, Jiangsu and Zhejiang – as well as Singapore – topped the rankings, ahead of their Western counterparts in reading, mathematics and science
Some powers of the Legal Education Board (LEB) are also declared as unconstitutional
Using one's popularity and reach to crucify a teacher in the public eye never solves anything
The Department of Education says cooperation of all stakeholders is needed to 'maintain and promote trust, respect, and dignity of all learners, teachers, and administrators of schools'
'As far as I know, pride is still one of the 7 deadly sins,' says Senate President Vicente Sotto III on a DepEd memo inviting schools to observe LGBTQ+ Pride Month every June
Would you mind a conversation with the taxi driver or the package delivery boy about the things that matter to him?
The Commission on Audit orders the Department of Education to pay retired public school teacher Nelita Gador her full 2016 salary amounting to P288,511, plus cash benefits she was supposed to get that year
A Commission on Higher Education regional memorandum endorses security forces' Sulat-Kamay information campaign inside universities in the Cordillera Administrative Region
Web Wednesdays is a monthly webinar that aims to support digital education in the Philippines
Advocates talk about 4 sectors – urban poor, out-of-school youth and children, and indigenous peoples – during a MovePH huddle done in partnership with the UP College of Education Student Council
Students need to see educational institutions not as hell, but as a safe space for them to discover themselves and society at large
It is no surprise to me if more students tend to believe that Rizal is actually ‘Jack the Ripper’ or wonder why Apolinario Mabini is always sitting in the film 'Heneral Luna'
Lila Ramos-Shahani will also no longer serve as Department of Foreign Affairs assistant secretary
But the Department of Education welcomes a proposal in the House of Representatives to review the K to 12 Law
MovePH, in partnership with University of the Philippines Diliman College of Education Student Council will host this huddle on October 26
'The bill is counterproductive, anti-education, anti-alumni, anti-students, and anti-science,' says alumnus Joseph Masangkay Lardizabal
Honoring teachers must not be limited to celebrating them once a year or giving them discounts and tributes
'This is a clear injustice faced by the 3,500 students and more than 30 teachers of the schools,' says Bayan Muna Representative Eufemia Cullamat
Several teachers go above and beyond just to teach students in remote areas in Samar, with some of them having to cross rivers, climb mountains, and walk for hours in order to reach the school
'The work isn’t easy, but the rewards for doing a good job, of making a difference in a child’s life are beyond measure,' says Remy Bruno, a teacher at San Fernando City Special Education Integrated School
DepEd Order No. 26 says the benefit would be granted to all public school teachers who were in service as of September 30
My Dream in a Shoebox aims to sponsor kids’ education and give school supplies as gifts this Christmas
Yes, as she grew older, so did her students, and we were used to grade longer, more complicated papers that tackled darker and more serious topics
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She begins her classes by singing songs to set the mood and to make her learners feel that science is a subject one should not fear
The Department of Education clarifies the anniversary bonus is only given every 5 years
With the theme "Real Problems, Real Solutions," the summit was held on September 25 at The Peninsula Manila
If passed into law, the bill would integrate labor education into the mandatory social science subjects under the general education curriculum
Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano says legislators are already set to postpone the 2020 barangay and SK elections, whose funds can now be realigned to other government programs next year
Technical Education and Skills Development Authority chief Isidro Lapeña says half of the requested additional funding will be used to implement the Tulong-Trabaho Act
But students need to get the consent of their parents or guardians to participate
The Coordinating Council of Private Educational Associations says subsidy cuts could lead to a 'massive migration of students and teachers from the private schools to the public schools' past its capacity
(UPDATED) Julito Vitriolo is a career official at the Commission on Higher Education who is still claiming his post as executive director
Education is the first step. Here are the common reasons why applications are rejected and what you must do to get #AcceptED.
Gabay Guro is also set to launch an app this month to further its seventh core pillar – Innovation
They also received an Award of Merit for championing engineers for social good
All 5 agencies attached to the Department of Education absorbed budget cuts compared to the 2019 allocations
The agency will prioritize 5 programs for boosting education quality and 6 for improving education access in its bid for 'more nuanced and carefully targeted interventions'
The education system has reinforced the narrow definition of success in terms of proficiency in two dominant languages: English and Filipino
In its proposed budget for 2020, the Department of Education is allotting P2.55 billion for hiring 10,000 teachers and creating 5,000 new non-teaching positions
Kabilang sa broken family. Abandonado. Ulila. Nawalay sa pamilya. Working students. May mga estudyante sa St Nicolas Senior High School of Cabanatuan City na may mabibigat na pinagdaraanan. Maaari ninyo silang tulungan.