Br Armin Luistro - updates

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Palaro 2015: DavNor puts premium on lumads

Mar 03, 2015 - 6:24 PM

Young runners from Talaingod known as the Talaingod DavNor Runners will share centerstage with student athletes from all of the country’s region

Tagum City is Palarong Pambansa 2015 venue

Jan 20, 2015 - 3:25 PM

The only thing we need to expect is for Tagum to deliver says Education Secretary Br Armin Luistro

5 leaps in 2013 that make PH education promising

Dec 31, 2013 - 8:30 AM

From K to 12 to the collective awareness of the prospects of ASEAN 2015 here are 5 leaps the country has made in education this 2013

Dismal attendance in reopened schools in Yolanda areas

Dec 06, 2013 - 6:27 PM

DepEd has teamed up with Save the Children and UNICEF to bring back 500 000 children to classrooms

How schools can help kids heal from disaster trauma

Nov 28, 2013 - 5:49 PM

Conduct play and art therapy as well as psychological first aid experts say Teachers should get debriefing first so they can help take care of the kids

Yolanda damaged 3,171 schools - DepEd

Nov 21, 2013 - 3:04 PM

UPDATED The department encourages schools to resume classes as soon as possible as a way of helping students recover from disasters

RUINS. The inside view of what was once a high school classroom in Hernani, Eastern Samar. File photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Schools told: Accept students affected by Yolanda ASAP

Nov 16, 2013 - 7:30 AM

Education Secretary Brother Armin Luistro urges schools not to be strict with documentary requirements for student transferees

Yolanda damaged 90% of school infra in Tacloban – Luistro

Nov 15, 2013 - 10:51 PM

As of Friday noon DepEd has already reached most school divisions affected by Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan except the one in Eastern Samar

STILL STANDING. This microphone stand survives the wrath of Super Typhoon Yolanda. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Task: Locate teachers in disaster areas

Nov 12, 2013 - 3:09 PM

Temporary learning spaces will be set up once school officials are accounted for says Education Secretary Armin Luistro

Week-long suspension of classes in 9 Cebu towns

Nov 10, 2013 - 7:00 AM

More class suspensions are expected on Sunday November 10 as DepEd continues to assess the status of schools in provinces affected by Yolanda

ISOLATION. Daanbantayan town in Bantayan Island is one of the nine areas where classes will be suspended next week. Photo by Bibi delos Reyes

Luistro to school heads: Secure classrooms for Yolanda

Nov 07, 2013 - 2:33 AM

Education Secretary Armin Luistro asks school heads to coordinate with Division Offices for schools that will be used as evacuation centers

TOGETHER. Education Secretary Br Armin Luistro asks school officials to coordinate with their communities in preparation for Typhoon Yolanda. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

What goes into the building of classrooms

Oct 29, 2013 - 7:58 PM

For Education Secretary Bro Armin Luistro building classrooms goes beyond meeting targets

FACTORS. The Department of Education wants more than just meeting its target of 66,800 classrooms before 2013 ends. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Funds available but supply short for Visayas school tents

Oct 25, 2013 - 9:25 PM

Education Secretary Armin Luistro says DepEd won t allow students to go back to school buildings until structures are declared safe by engineers

SLOW. The procurement of much needed tents in Central Visayas is going slow, says Luistro. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Sereno to teachers: You can do what the Court can't

Oct 05, 2013 - 5:21 PM

During the World Teachers Day celebration Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno lauds Filipino teachers and their influence on today s youth

NEW NAME. DepEd Secretary Br Armin Luistro dubs Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno as the Chief Teacher of Justice. Photo by Rafael Taboy

Luistro to teachers: Use jejemon if you have to

Aug 02, 2013 - 7:03 PM

The education secretary admits it s a bad example but it reflects the reality in PH – teachers must teach in jejemon if that s what the preschooler understands

DepEd eyes ancestral domain as school sites

Jun 27, 2013 - 10:37 PM

Education Undersecretary Alberto Muyot says the request for building schools would still have to come from the communities themselves

MAKESHIFT. Tagbanua parents made these makeshift classrooms for the high school students of Brgy. de Carabao. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

DepEd's Luistro: A profile

Jun 08, 2013 - 9:46 AM

DepEd s Armin Luistro is a man with a mission: to reform the country s broken education system