Bike-lending NGO eases journey for poor students »

For Thea Garlitos, the second-hand bicycle loaned to her by a nongovernment organization is not only good for the environment but also for her confidence. For with every push on the pedal, this vehicle of hope can take her closer to her dream and her family out of poverty.

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Phinma buys Cebu school »

Listed Phinma Corp. is expanding its education portfolio with the acquisition of Cebu’s Southwestern University, giving it a solid footprint in the region.

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City mayors back K to 12 implementation »

CITY mayors nationwide have expressed their support for the implementation of the government's major education reform program, widely known as K to 12.

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In the Know: Filipino curriculum in tertiary level »

Studies on the country’s bilingual education program have revealed very low proficiency levels among teachers and students in the use of Filipino and English.

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SC issues TRO vs ‘anti-Filipino’ CHEd memo in K-12 program »

The Supreme Court has issued a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the removal of Filipino and Panitikan (Philippine Literature) as core subjects in tertiary education as part of the implementation of the Kindergarten to 12 years (K-12) program.

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DepEd may aid teachers displaced by K to 12 »

MANILA, Philippines–The Department of Education (DepEd) is considering providing some form of support for some of the 12,000 college instructors and professors who are in danger of losing their jobs during the so-called transition period, once the K to 12 basic program is fully implemented next year. Education Secretary Armin Luistro said the DepEd would […]

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DepEd: 5,800 schools to offer senior HS or grades 11, 12 »

The Department of Education (DepEd) on Tuesday said it had identified at least 5,800 schools nationwide that would offer senior high school (SHS) levels, or grades 11 and 12, in its efforts to fully implement the government’s education program known as K-to-12.

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