BY THE year 2040, student leaders from various parts of the country want to see the Philippines led by a government that is transparent and is not ruled by political families . In the Philippines Youth to Business Forum sponsored by AIESEC Philippines on Tuesday, about 300 student delegates shared their vision for the country, […]Read More
DAYS after a video of Sto. Niño Parochial School (SNPS) salutatorian Krisel Mallari went viral on social media after school officials tried to interrupt her speech during their graduation, the alumni of the school have expressed support for the institution, saying that a person’s character is more important than grades of one’s report card. BACKSTORY: […]Read More
Students of PLM will no longer have to shell out additional cash during the school year to pay for unexpected miscellaneous expensesRead More
MANILA, Philippines – A lawmaker has asked the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) to explain how it plans to use its proposed P29-billion transition fund for teachers who will be affected by the transition to the K to 12 basic education curriculum. Valenzuela Rep. Sherwin Gatchalian (Nationalist People’s Coalition) said CHEd asked for the special […]Read More
The University of the Philippines (UP) is currently in Oxford University to compete in the Price Media Law Moot Court competition from March 24 to 27. The UP team won the right to represent the Asia-Pacific region after becoming champions at the Asian regional rounds held in Renmin University, Beijing, late last year.Read More
SENATOR Pia Cayetano questioned the readiness of the government to fully implement the K to 12 program. In an interview, Cayetano, the Senate committee chair on education, arts and culture, admitted that there are gaps in the government’s education reform program which include inadequate budget and lack of time for its full implementation, among other concerns. “There […]Read More
MANILA, Philippines–The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered education and labor officials to respond to a petition seeking to stop the K-to-12 (Kindergarten to Grade 12) basic education program that would add two years to high school in an effort to make Filipino graduates more competitive with their foreign counterparts. Told to comment were Education Secretary […]Read More
Days after the video showing the incident went viral, the Department of Education (DepEd) said that it would look into the case of Krisel Mallari, the salutatorian of Sto. Niño Parochial School, whom school officials stopped from delivering her graduation speech. In a statement, the DepEd announced Tuesday that it had tasked its legal team […]Read More
- SENATOR Pia Cayetano questioned the readiness of the government to fully implement the K to 12 program. In an interview, Cayetano, the Senate committee chair on education, arts and culture, admitted that there are gaps in the government’s education reform program which include inadequate budget and lack of time for its full implementation, among other concerns. “There […]
- MANILA, Philippines — A video is making rounds online showing a high school salutatorian being stopped by school officials while delivering her speech during the graduation rites of Sto. Niño Parochial School in Quezon City last Saturday. In her salutatory speech, Krisel Mallari, narrated her experiences as she criticized the policies of the school. “With […]
- School and provincial officials have asked the military to halt its all-out offensive against members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) for at least three days to allow the graduation of 13,000 students in Maguindanao province, where towns and communities had become either battlefields or evacuation sites in the ongoing war.
- In his very first address to the nation, delivered before a joint session of the Senate and the House of Representatives on Jan. 25, 1954, after his election to the presidency, Ramon Magsaysay (RM) declared that “students have proved their right to participate in public affairs.” And to underscore this conviction, Magsaysay appointed as his […]
- Mollusks comprise the large phylum of invertebrate animals collectively known as Mollusca. It is the largest marine phylum, accounting for 23 percent of all existing marine organisms. They live in freshwater, saltwater and terrestrial habitats. Mollusca comprises six classes but the subject of this article will center on the class Bivalvia, all of whose members […]
- “In reality, what really makes us different from you? We all made mistakes and not just once. The difference is that you were sent to prison while we were not caught. We cannot stand here and say ‘you are bad, we are good’… We are all the same: The lessons in life you now know […]
- MANILA, Philippines–Groups of teachers and students trooped to the Supreme Court on Thursday and asked to stop the implementation of the government’s K-12 program, a national 12-year basic education program. In a 26-page petition, petitioners also urged the high court to strike down Republic Act (RA) No. 10533, also known as the Enhanced Basic Education […]
- Is the government ready for the full implementation of the K-to-12 program?
- Thousands of public school students in Malabon and Pampanga are eagerly awaiting the completion of more than 60 brand new classrooms which are being built through the funds provided by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor).