House to review K to 12 | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, October 21). House to review K to 12. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/21/1961981/house-review-k-12 House to review K to 12 Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives will review the effectiveness of the K to 12, or 12-year basic education program, Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano … Continue reading

Pangilinan promotes urban farming | The Manila Times

Reference: Tamayo, B. E. (2019, October 14). Pangilinan promotes urban farming. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 16, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/10/14/news/national/pangilinan-promotes-urban-farming/631430/ Pangilinan promotes urban farming By BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO October 14, 2019 SEN. Francis Pangilinan has urged the public to grow food in idle or abandoned government-owned lots and buildings to reduce urban poverty and ensure … Continue reading

DepEd grants World Teachers’ Day incentive | The Manila Times

Reference: Arcilla, J. (2019, September 22). DepEd grants World Teachers’ Day incentive. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/22/news/national/deped-grants-world-teachers-day-incentive/619923/ DepEd grants World Teachers’ Day incentive By JAN ARCILLA September 22, 2019 THE Department of Education (DepEd) on Friday released a memorandum granting public school teachers World Teachers’ Day Incentive Benefit (WTDIB) this World … Continue reading

Funding for 3 departments may still increase | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, September 23). Funding for 3 departments may still increase. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/23/1954143/funding-3-departments-may-still-increase Funding for 3 departments may still increase Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – September 23, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The proposed appropriations for at least three departments under the P4.1-trillion national budget for next year … Continue reading

House eyes five realignments in P4.1-T proposed national budget » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, September 18). House eyes five realignments in P4.1-T proposed national budget. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved September 18, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/09/18/house-eyes-five-realignments-in-p4-1-t-proposed-national-budget/ House eyes five realignments in P4.1-T proposed national budget By Charizza Luci-Atienza, MB ON September 18, 2019 The House of Representatives is eyeing at least “five” realignments in the proposed P4.1 trillion … Continue reading

Gov’t to rebuild razed campus | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, July 07). Gov’t to rebuild razed campus. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/govt-to-rebuild-razed-campus/ Gov’t to rebuild razed campus By Keith A. Calayag – July 7, 2019 12:20 AM Dumaguete City — Three new buildings equipped with 32 classrooms will be constructed in the … Continue reading

Bill filed raising teachers’ salaries | BusinessWorld

Reference: Cortez, G. M. (2019, July 05). Bill filed raising teachers’ salaries. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/bill-filed-raising-teachers-salaries/ Bill filed raising teachers’ salaries July 5, 2019 | 7:15 pm PHILSTAR SENATOR Sherwin T. Gatchalian filed a bill that aims to raise the salary of public school teachers to be at par with the ASEAN average.

Passage of SOGIE bill urged | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Ablon, G. M. (2019, July 01). Passage of SOGIE bill urged. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/01/passage-of-sogie-bill-urged/ Passage of SOGIE bill urged By Gladys Mae Ablon – July 1, 2019 12:20 AM For Equality Members of the LGBTQ community shares a groufie with a pastor during the ‘Breaking … Continue reading

House may derail TRAIN 2 » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 15). House may derail TRAIN 2 Gov’t must explain budget cuts in key agencies despite TRAIN 1 – Andaya. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/15/house-may-derail-train-2/ House may derail TRAIN 2 Gov’t must explain budget cuts in key agencies despite TRAIN 1 – Andaya Published August 15, 2018, 9:45 … Continue reading

Some congressmen want to return proposed budget to DBM » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2018, August 8). Some congressmen want to return proposed budget to DBM. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 9, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/08/some-congressmen-want-to-return-proposed-budget-to-dbm/ Some congressmen want to return proposed budget to DBM Published August 8, 2018, 6:16 PM By Ellson Quismorio House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya bared Wednesday that some congressmen have been so confused … Continue reading

DepEd to boost sex education from elementary to senior high | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2018, August 05). DepEd to boost sex education from elementary to senior high. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017831/news-deped-leonor-briones-sex-education-hiv-aids-youth-public-schools DepEd to boost sex education from elementary to senior high By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 10:38 AM August 05, 2018 Recognizing the role of education in curbing the rising … Continue reading

Gatchalian welcomes DepEd’s move to review K-12 program | Inquirer.net

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2018, July 31). Gatchalian welcomes DepEd’s move to review K-12 program. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016314/gatchalian-welcomes-depeds-move-to-review-k-12-program Gatchalian welcomes DepEd’s move to review K-12 program By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 04:00 PM July 31, 2018 Senator Sherwin Gatchalian welcomed the plan of the Department of Education (DepEd) to … Continue reading

Legal rights education | Inquirer Opinion

Reference: Philippine Daily Inquirer.  (2018, May 30). Legal rights education. Inquirer.net. Retrieved May 30, 2018 from http://opinion.inquirer.net/113544/legal-rights-education   Legal rights education 05:02 AM May 30, 2018 Why are poor people facing litigation so ignorant of the court requirements and proceedings? More often than not, they don’t know what to do upon arrest.

Barangay, SK polls: 75% voter turnout expected; most winners known today | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. (2018, May 14). Barangay, SK polls: 75% voter turnout expected; most winners known today. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/barangay-sk-polls-75-voter-turnout-expected-most-winners-known-today Barangay, SK polls: 75% voter turnout expected; most winners known today By GERARD NAVAL May 14, 2018 THE Commission on Elections is expecting about 75 percent of voters to troop … Continue reading

Caring for teachers | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: [Malaya Business Insight]. (2018, May 07). Caring for teachers. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 09, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/caring-teachers Caring for teachers May 07, 2018 THIS coming barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections, as in any other electoral exercise in the past, public school teachers are once again required to render services as members of Board … Continue reading

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