education summits - updates

Rappler's latest stories on education summits


Education advocates to gather in Students’ Rights Summit 2018

Nov 14, 2018 - 3:22 PM

Interested participants may register online or contact Rise For Education until November 16

LIVE: #ShiftED launch at Edutech 2018

Feb 21, 2018 - 1:08 PM

Catch one of the key sessions at EduTech 2018, the biggest education conference in the Philippines

Briones holds dialogue with leaders of IP communities

Dec 07, 2017 - 2:46 PM

(UPDATED) IP leaders from Kalinga, Pampanga, Rizal, Tacloban City, Bukidnon, Agusan del Sur, Davao del Sur, and South Cotabato, sit down with Education Secretary Leonor Briones for a two-hour meeting

Briones with IP

Free tuition law's implementing rules completed

Dec 05, 2017 - 3:39 PM

CHED Chairperson Patricia Licuanan says one of the provisions of the IRR include maintaining SUCs' allocations for each student to ensure academic competency

EDUCATION LEADERS. CHED Chairperson Patricia Licuanan, DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones, and TESDA Director General Guiling Mamondiong hold a press conference on December 5. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

CHED chief slammed for urging students to take vocational courses

Nov 09, 2016 - 8:30 PM

Youth and educators groups says CHED chief Patricia Licuanan s recommendation is meant to limit students aspirations and to produce cheap labor for employers abroad

LIMITING AND ALARMING. Groups slam Commission on Higher Education (CHED) chair Patricia Licuanan after urging students to take vocational courses. Photo by Rappler

CHED chief urges students to take vocational courses

Nov 05, 2016 - 9:41 PM

We find at CHED that more people want the diploma from college when maybe it is better for them to go to TESDA to take vocational courses We are trying to change that mindset says CHED chairperson Patricia Licuanan

Briones: CHR reviewing human rights education in K to 12

Nov 04, 2016 - 11:53 AM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones also urges education stakeholders to raise learners to be citizens of both the Philippines and the global society

Bills seeking to make education more accessible pushed in Congress

Nov 04, 2016 - 11:48 AM

Sen Bam Aquino pitches policy proposals at summit that will craft the education agenda of the Duterte administration

LIVE: Education stakeholders gather for Education Summit 2016

Nov 04, 2016 - 5:23 AM

LIVE: Over 500 stakeholders will attend the 2016 Education Summit

TESDA chief: PH training centers need repairs, new equipment

Nov 03, 2016 - 7:50 PM

Had we sat down at TESDA earlier we would have addressed this through the 2017 budget says Technical Education and Skills Development Authority Director General Guiling Mamondiong

'I PITY TESDA.' Technical Education and Skills Development Authority Director-General Guiling Mamondiong says his agency needs more budget to improve their training centers and equipment. Screenshot from Rappler video

FAST FACTS: What you need to know about the PH education system

Nov 03, 2016 - 11:53 AM

(UPDATED) The 1987 Constitution provides that 'the State shall assign the highest budgetary priority to education.'

Higher education: Matching skills with jobs

Feb 09, 2013 - 11:24 PM

Improving the quality of education so graduates are able to successfully contribute to the workforce is the ultimate goal of the Higher Education Productivity Project

Local bank helps IPs, CCT recipients save

Dec 09, 2012 - 4:34 PM

A Surigao based local bank Cantilan Bank Inc is now doing what most banks would deem crazy: convert the unbanked poor and indigenous peoples into saving communities

Not all farmers are high-risk, PH banks told

Dec 06, 2012 - 4:41 PM

An expert from a World Bank unit urges Philippine banks to give farmers a second look

LIVE BLOG: Forum on personal finance and financial literacy

Dec 06, 2012 - 1:25 PM

How do decision makers institutions and advocacy groups improve financial literacy and personal financial capability?

Philippines hosts international forum on financial education

Dec 05, 2012 - 5:26 PM

Citi and Financial Times draw more than 280 delegates from 30 countries