Rappler's latest stories on teachers salary
Senator Ralph Recto is proposing the creation of four additional salary grades for teachers
'Hindi mumo, hindi barya, kundi substantial, makatuwiran, at nakabubuhay na suweldo,' says ACT Teachers Representative France Castro
World Bank education specialist Javier Luque says teachers' salaries should be similar to other professions that require the same level of training and dedication
If the youth is the hope of our future, the kind of future that awaits us lies in the hands of the teachers. So please. Treat us better.
'We cannot unilaterally change the budget because the Congress has the power of the purse...We cannot spend what Congress has not approved,' says Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno
ACT Teachers Representative Castro says Budget Secretary Diokno 'consistently opposed proposals for the increase of benefits and salaries of teachers'
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Malacañang bares President Rodrigo Duterte's plan amid criticism that the first tax reform package is anti-poor
The education department doesn't take into account how the teachers have to spend more on products made pricier by the same tax reform law
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says teachers must be smart about their finances since they will soon teach students about financial literacy as mandated by law
DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones says they had to step in and make sure teachers' loans from GSIS are being paid, because 26,000 teachers did not receive retirement benefits in 2016 due to unpaid debts
The DepEd says GSIS and Pag-IBIG Fund loan payments deducted from teachers' salaries this month would be returned to their bank accounts
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says they are examining emergency measures 'to assuage the situation' of teachers affected by the recent loan deductions
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says public school teachers' loans are now at P300 billion: 'Are you going to suffer the pain now and look for solutions or continue the same practice until your loans will accumulate?'
The measure also calls for the creation of a pension fund for teachers serving for at least 15 years in government schools
The President says he wants to raise the salaries of teachers but does not explain where he will get the funds
There s no monetary equivalent to the joy of teaching but realistically you can t help your students if you can t help yourself a young teacher says
The education secretary says he is very supportive of any increase in the salary of teachers within the budget of the administration
They are apparently not getting enough salary and benefits – at least 4 lawmakers have filed bills to increase their take home pay