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'[T]here are no initiatives yet to properly train teachers in indigenous history and heritage'
The Commission on Higher Education says it made the decision in response 'to the call of many students who want to pursue their medical education but were not able to take the National Medical Admission Test'
The clarification comes after a report stated at least 30 athletes were told they would lose their scholarships in the first term of the academic year 2020-2021
This comes after Angelicum School Iloilo's director, Rev. Fr. Maximo Gatela, announces the cessation of operations effective July 31 due to the difficult implications brought about by the coronavirus pandemic
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says that face-to-face classes will only be allowed in areas that are no longer under community quarantine by the time classes start
Students in areas without internet access may attend barangay 'makeshift classes' with radio or TV sets, says the presidential spokesperson
The Pasig mayor says whether or not physical classes resume, the city is 'identifying funds' for personal learning devices for public school students
What do you think can be done to improve the SHS curriculum in the country?
Allowing part of the Philippine Science High School main campus to be used by PCMC is the institution's contribution in the fight against COVID-19, on top of the face shields it has developed for health workers, says a school official
Rappler talks to Alfredo Paloyo, senior lecturer at the University of Wollongong in Australia, on what the Philippine government should do to protect the poor and save the economy from the coronavirus pandemic
There are even instances when LGBTQ people are made to sign 'contracts' to ensure they did not express their sexual orientation and gender identity
Kabilang sa broken family. Abandonado. Ulila. Nawalay sa pamilya. Working students. May mga estudyante sa St Nicolas Senior High School of Cabanatuan City na may mabibigat na pinagdaraanan. Maaari ninyo silang tulungan.
'Give these students a chance by looking at their outputs, competencies, and skills developed under this program,' says Merly Crucillo, Naga National High School assistant principal for senior high school
The voucher will cover only two years regardless of how long it will take for a student to finish senior high school
Despite severe birth pains, the SHS program is here to stay. But we need to know as soon as possible which parts of it are working and which aren’t.
Courses will commence in April at the First Aviation Academy, which seeks to address the increasing demand for commercial pilots around the world
Justice Leonen raises the concern that the nationwide test under the control of the State may infringe on academic freedom
This means British School Manila will no longer be shut down by the Department of Education
As students wear black shirts and armbands for a silent protest, they find themselves under fire by the school's administration.
Prosecutors say Lee In Suk and Tiehua Woom cannot be held responsible for the possible contamination of the candies they gave away
Leyte Normal University assures the social media personalities that the poster was made 'without malicious intentions of maligning your persons'
For its own sake, I suggest that Pines City College withdraw this discriminatory, judgmental and patronizing policy
Pines City Colleges is under fire for making pregnancy tests a requirement for dentistry, pharmacy, and nursing students before they can enroll
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world
For countless years, these spooky stories have passed on from generation to generation – sending chills running down everyone's spines
From ghosts haunting the halls and rooms of the school to apparitions that disappear in the blink of an eye, University of St. La Salle has its own share of spooky stories.
Creatures of myth and horror stories passed down from one generation of BUeños to another
Rappler sits down with UP VP Jose Dalisay and ADMU VP Jaime Hofileña to discuss the role of universities in protecting democracy
Teachers and students air their views on the military's move to tag their schools as places of communist recruitment for an ouster plot against President Duterte
'Definitely, the list is longer because youth and students all over the country are fed up with this atrocious regime,' says militant youth group Anakbayan
'Some of the schools included in the list as such however are subject of continuing validation,' says the Armed Forces of the Philippines
Responding to calls for Saturday makeup classes to be prohibited, the Department of Education says schools should balance the need for learning with the rights of students and teachers
The Department of Education says about 15 million students are affected nearly a week since Typhoon Ompong hit the Philippines
The school which conferred honoris causa on the actor is not recognized by CHED
'This is hopefully something DepEd will really do, especially in public schools because children face different issues nowadays,' says PUP student Carlo Arevalo
DepEd Assistant Secretary Josephine Maribojoc says teaching children the universality of human rights will give them the skills needed to protect themselves from violence and abuse and seek help when needed
The COA report says the students come from the Philippine Science High School campuses in Western Visayas and Cordillera Administrative Region
The country's top university receives over 60,000 additional applications as aspiring students snake around the UP Diliman campus to beat the deadline to apply
On the last day of filing applications for students from Metro Manila private schools, hopefuls get an idea why UP is sometimes called the 'University of Pila'
The students win the Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire's 2018 Beamline for Schools competition with their proposal to explore the use of particles known as 'pions' for cancer therapy
The Department of Education confirms that no police officials will be involved in the drug testing. School boards will follow DepEd and CHED guidelines, as well as local ordinances.
What does the Dusit Hospitality Management College have to offer?
Army First Lieutenant Orlando Casipit Jr says 'education is the only way out of poverty' for children of Barangay Mabini in Basey, Samar
The first 'Kusina ng Kalinga' project in Batangas boasts of being able to reduce the malnutrition rate from 11% to zero among beneficiary schools
In Balabag Elementary School, one of the 6 public schools on the island, only around 1,300 students enroll this year, from 1,700 in 2017.
Here is a look at scenes from schools as millions of Filipino students begin school year 2018-2019
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The Department of Education says it is 'all systems go' as an estimated 27,757,546 children from kindergarten to Grade 12 will troop back to public and private schools
Netizens highlight the ways in which an overburdened public school system affects students and teachers
(UPDATED) Vice President Leni Robredo says she supports raising the salaries of teachers, whom she considers as 'heroes'