Rey Laguda - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Rey Laguda


Corporate foundation donates 4,300 school kits to Marawi students

Oct 07, 2017 - 8:24 PM

Former education secretary Brother Armin Luistro and former education undersecretary Rey Laguda go to Marawi and Lanao del Sur to turn over books and school kits to students

BOOKS. Philippine Business for Social Progress donated books and school kits to students in Marawi City and Lanao del Sur. Photo by Rey Laguda

Microsoft, DepEd test self-contained, mobile classroom

Jun 24, 2016 - 7:18 PM

Essentially a refurbished container van the classroom can be set up within 3 days and transported to far flung areas via land sea or air

THE EGG PROJECT. Microsoft and the Department of Education are working on a self-sustaining mobile classroom. Photo by Victor Barreiro Jr/Rappler.

DepEd to schools: Honor the Mamasapano dead

Feb 01, 2015 - 7:23 PM

The government calls on all schools to remember those who died in a misencounter between government troops and islamic fighters

Students look at photos hang outside the Camp Bagong Diwa of the 44 SAF killed in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. Photo by: JOEL LEPORADA

DepEd to school heads: Prepare for Typhoon Hagupit

Dec 03, 2014 - 6:13 PM

In Yolanda hit areas the education department advises schools undergoing repair and construction to secure their equipment and materials ahead of the typhoon

World Teachers' Day gift: Supplies for teachers near Mayon

Sep 30, 2014 - 10:58 AM

The education department expects all 78 schools affected by evacuations to resume classes Tuesday September 30

MAKESHIFT CLASSROOMS. Students in Guinobatan, Albay attend classes in tents. File photo from Albay Governor Joey Salceda's Facebook account

Students near Mayon take shifts in classrooms

Sep 23, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Some schools have been vacated while others have been turned into evacuation centers thus the need to shorten classes to accommodate more students

MAKESHIFT CLASSROOMS. Students in Guinobatan, Albay attend classes in tents. Photo from Albay Governor Joey Salceda's Facebook account

To the social media savvy: Help report school damage

Jul 17, 2014 - 3:09 PM

Education officials say the preemptive suspension of classes by local government units helped a lot during Typhoon Glenda

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

Back to basics: Leaving notes, finding people

Nov 15, 2013 - 12:24 PM

With the long work ahead of them teachers and educators draw strength from each other

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

Most school divisions in Eastern Visayas closed, unreachable

Nov 12, 2013 - 11:00 PM

As of Tuesday November 12 only school divisions of Northern Samar Maasin Southern Leyte and Calbayog have resumed operations

ASAP. Education Secretary Br Armin Luistro says the best way for children to recover is to bring them back to schools as soon as possible. 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