Guidelines to protect students unveiled on same day Pakistani school attacked »

MANILA, Philippines–In a tragic coincidence, the Taliban’s bloody attack on an army-run school in Pakistan occurred on the same day an international education group unveiled new guidelines aimed at protecting students and educators from armed conflict. The Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA), an organization concerned with the safety of students and educators […]

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Holiday cheers for poor students with bikes »

It felt like Christmas on Tuesday for 130 students of Banquerohan National High School (BNHS) in Legazpi City when each of them received a BMX bike as a holiday present.

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‘Thank you, Mom and Dad, for teaching me to be teachable’ »

Going back to school more than 20 years after graduating from university is one of the most exciting and, undoubtedly, challenging adventures of my life. It requires enormous reading, focused comprehension, analytic writing.

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If I were a student again . . . »

The other night I had a bad dream. I was back in high school and was running in the dark hallway looking for my locker. “Where is it?” I started to panic. “Gosh! I’m late. Where are my books? Are there exams today?”

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Public schools told to keep Christmas parties simple, charge no fees »

Education Secretary Armin Luistro reminded all public school heads about the ban on the collection of fees for Christmas parties and other events, and urged them to keep their yule celebrations simple.

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Vis-Min students need not go far for SLP studies »

Increasing market demand is driving Cebu Doctors University (CDU) in Mandaue City, Cebu province, to expand its Department of Speech and Language Pathology (DSLP).

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Classes in Cebu suspended Monday »

Classes in all levels are suspended Monday in Cebu province due to Typhoon Ruby (Hagupit), Governor Hilario P. Davide declared.

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Rock Ed to give out X.OSY Awards »

Rock Ed Philippines will be handing out awards to 10 Outstanding X.OSYs—or 10 former out-of-school youths who did not have the chance to finish a college degree but took either a vocational or technical course and found livelihood.

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