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The Department of Education’s contentious response to Herrera’s exposé, which garnered much attention online, sparks calls for solidarity from fellow teachers
In the span of a week, students of the Philippine Science High School build a movement to take on the school’s highest officials and change campus culture on sexual harassment
The ‘wala usik’ (zero waste) canteen uses mugs made from bamboo, bowls from coconut shells, and plates from banana leaves
(UPDATED) Youtube's announcement is the latest of a series of tech industry moves to filter out hateful and violent content, which have spurred calls for tougher regulation
The Court of Appeals finds the former Makati mayor guilty of serious dishonesty, grave misconduct, and conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service over irregularities in the Makati Science High School building project
'I have often felt like others looked down on me because of my illiteracy,' says Nam, who at 84 is the oldest of 3 grandmothers in second grade at Woldeung Elementary School
The former beauty queen and actress comes closer to her dream of becoming a teacher
Despite severe birth pains, the SHS program is here to stay. But we need to know as soon as possible which parts of it are working and which aren’t.
Amid the Philippine Science High School controversy, DOST Secretary Fortunato de la Peña says they will better educate students on ethical behavior and proper use of technology
The cases of Philippine Science High School now and St. Theresa's College Cebu in 2012 show that, when it comes to meting out punishment, an iron hand is used for girls while boys are treated with kid gloves
Joem Periña has been teacher-in-charge of Sto Cristo Elementary School in Tiwi town for only 6 months, yet the local community has already felt the 'good changes' he has implemented in the school
'We assure the public that the PSHS Board has exerted best efforts in arriving at this decision and we request that this be respected,' says the Philippine Science High School board of trustees
Vice President Leni Robredo says changing the culture of abuse against women in the Philippines 'begins with calling out behavior that is disrespectful and abusive to women, and ensuring that it is appropriately sanctioned'
(UPDATED) But 3 of the 6 erring boys will still receive their diplomas from the Philippine Science High School
A Philippine Science High School student shares how she found the courage to hold her tormentors accountable
'The project is all about enhancing the skills of the youth to be employed,' says Philippine Business for Education Chair Ramon del Rosario
'Please don’t accept the world as you see it today...What you report and how you fight for truth matters.... Dream of a better future. Then go and make it happen,' Rappler's Maria Ressa tells the class of 2019
Senator Bam Aquino, a member of the Philippine Science High School board, says he will vote in favor of the recommendation not to allow the students to graduate
The petition urges the Philippine Science High School Board of Trustees to review its decision allowing 6 male students to graduate despite sharing lewd photos of their fellow female students online
Philippine Science High School students make the call after the board overturns the management and disciplinary committees’ recommendation that 6 male students be prevented from graduating
Ressa was also presented the 2019 Columbia Journalism Award
If passed into law, the bill would make the Reserve Officers' Training Corps program mandatory for both male and female senior high school students
How did Joseph Schooling get to where he is now? Well, it's not just sheer luck.
The four-time NBA MVP continues to give back to the community in his hometown of Akron, Ohio
All state-run schools – more than 10,000 in total – have resumed classes on Monday, May 6, after police and security forces deployed armed guards
At the 2016 Rio Olympics, swimmer Joseph Schooling made a splash when he clinched Singapore’s first-ever Olympic gold medal after winning the 100-meter butterfly event.
(UPDATED) Two suspects are in custody – an adult man and a male youth. Both attended the school. There were no further suspects.
University of North Carolina's Charlotte campus tweets: 'Shots reported near Kennedy. Run, Hide, Fight. Secure yourself immediately'
The parents and staff of the Gardner Street Elementary School has decided to keep the name of late singer on the school's auditorium
High school students Eugene Rivera, Joscel Manzanero, and Keith Cadores earn the honor after winning in the 2018 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair – the largest pre-college science competition in the world
The togas cost her around P7,600, more than her monthly take-home pay of P6,600
Despite his equally illustrious teammates, Michael Pacquiao's Brent International School Manila Lions end up fifth place
With pride and gratitude, 30 Lumad students graduated from junior high school last March 29
'I deserve this. I know in my heart that I am a woman,' says Jek dela Cerna
Courses will commence in April at the First Aviation Academy, which seeks to address the increasing demand for commercial pilots around the world
'While the student you inquired about attended our school for a brief period in the fall of 1972, she is not a graduate,' says Santa Catalina School assistant head of school John Aimé
The numbers are sobering in a state that is home to the world's fifth-largest economy but has the highest poverty rate in the US when cost-of-living is factored in
(UPDATED) Sao Paulo state Governor Joao Doria says 4 children and two members of staff are among the dead
The actresses won for their performances at the 2018 Cinemalaya Film Festival
After seeing his photos on social media, concerned netizens did not hesitate to help 8-year-old Jan Kim Enario and his classmates at the Union Elementary School in Sta Rita, Samar
A Washington Post report says the New York Military Academy that Donald Trump attended as a teenager concealed his academic records in 2011 in response to pressure from Trump allies
Justice Leonen raises the concern that the nationwide test under the control of the State may infringe on academic freedom
But discussions are still ongoing as to whether Grade 6 completers in the future should have a 'moving-up' ceremony instead of a graduation ceremony
Jan Kim's photo using an improvised pen for school, uploaded by his teacher on Facebook, has gone viral online. Netizens reach for ways to help.
‘Jurisprudence has already set the standard of morality with which an act should be gauged – it is public and secular, not religious,’ the Supreme Court reiterates
This means British School Manila will no longer be shut down by the Department of Education
As students wear black shirts and armbands for a silent protest, they find themselves under fire by the school's administration.
(UPDATED) If passed into law, the House bill would bar a senior high school student from graduating if he or she fails to complete the ROTC program
Lawmakers are set on having children as young as 12 exposed to the criminal justice system. They ignore years of scientific research and evidence.
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world