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Let us be reminded that Filipino is not the only language of Filipinos. We are a multilingual people. This is what makes Filipinos special, for which we should be proud.
The Supreme Court's decision is a victory for flexibility and diversity. Finally, we can move beyond the cumbersome, overly prescriptive policies of the past.
Bakit ganito ako kaseryoso ngayon? Dahil sa ruling ng Supreme Court na mag-aalis ng Filipino at Panitikan bilang core subjects sa kolehiyo. Hindi masusukat ang pinsalang magagawa nito sa mga darating na henerasyon.
The Supreme Court defends the exclusion as making sure there is no duplication of subjects, since Filipino is already taught in elementary and high school
In several schools across the country, police officers trade guns for chalks as they help mold young minds to stay away from illegal drugs
Questions about the drug war and a lack of textbooks hound schools as Filipino students learn about the dangers of drugs inside the classroom
The proposed Constitutional Education subject would cover topics like the rights and duties of citizens, social justice, and human rights
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The UP has to ensure that its graduates are well rounded But somehow we also have to make sure that our students are competitive not only locally domestically but also globally says UP President Danilo Concepcion
Critics call the proposed shift a reduction of units while supporters say this is the university s way of responding to its 21st century learners
Education ministry officials say they took into account the public outrage over the curriculum
Rappler documents the complaints against the senior high school program that will be implemented in 2016 while Education Secretary Luistro thinks there s more excitement than anxiety about the program
Sinisisi ni Chairman Virgilio Almario ang nakaraang administrasyon ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino na umano y hindi aktibong nagkonsulta sa DepEd ukol nang inihahanda ang bagong curriculum
Miriam College has to answer a number of questions as school opens in August One of them: Why is the school increasing its tuition – 70 of tuition increase goes to faculty – but will cut down on faculty?
Filipina drug mule in Indonesia’s death row was duped Higher education chair Licuanan says extra school years are worth it The Germanwings pilot had suicidal tendencies
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The DFA wants students to learn about the Philippines marine wealth and maritime claims by incorporating the West Philippine Sea in the curriculum
The Commission on Higher Education says it will provide incentives to schools that will use Filipino in general education courses
The acknowledgement that mistakes were made followed a flood of complaints to the exam board from students and parents
Take a look at some of the main Filipino language policies currently in place that aid government institutions to uphold and propagate the national language
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The Commission will also propose to Congress a stabilization fund that will cover the cost of maintaining faculty and the cost of lost of enrollment in colleges due to K to 12
The new General Education curriculum is an opportunity for teachers to work together to draft courses that will make the future generation of students proud But school administrators have lagged behind
The newly created alliance says it will bring its fight all the way to Malacañang
Emotionally charged ill informed nationalist polemics about the national language move us away from more productive debates
A set of guidelines is expected to be released by the end of June to guide employers on what to do during the nationwide implementation of the program
UPDATED Presidents Estrada Arroyo and Aquino named him to key positions despite problems with his academic credentials – a detail that didn t escape senators
Education Undersecretary Dina Ocampo says regional offices should do a fact check on their economic data to put their senior high school curriculum in context
The Department of Education hopes to complete the senior high school curriculum by February 2014
UPDATED The department encourages schools to resume classes as soon as possible as a way of helping students recover from disasters
DepEd s Armin Luistro is a man with a mission: to reform the country s broken education system
The future will almost certainly require lawyers to understand that we do not know everything and to learn that it is not wrong to ask for help It will be a humbling and unpleasant experience for many of us but it is a necessary one
Incoming grade 1 students and high school freshmen will be under DepEd s K to 12 curriculum