Education Secretary Leonor Briones advised schools Monday (November 2) to be resourceful so that modules drenched during Typhoon Rolly can be used again by students.
MANILA – Education Secretary Leonor Briones said Monday the number of learners who have enrolled in public and private schools for the academic year 2020-2021 which will open on Oct. 5 “is very inspiring and encouraging”.
The P389-million budget for the rehabilitation of Manila Bay– including the dumping of white sand on its shores– could’ve been used to buy gadgets for students and teachers for blended learning, Education Secretary Leonor Briones said Monday (September 7).
Virtual classes of private schools which have already started prior to the postponement of school opening will have to continue, Malacañang said on Friday.
The opening of classes may have been moved to October 5 but Senator Sherwin Gatchalian believes the Department of Education (DepEd) still needs to work double time to prepare for the nationwide rollout of blended learning.
The Department of Education (DepEd) is considering extending the enrollment period for public schools until July 15 as the registration of students remains low.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy Locsin apparently isn’t a fan of Health Secretary Francisco Duque III. Locsin bared his dislike for Duque when he advised Education Secretary Leonor Briones to be careful not to name a specific brand in on what gadgets mayors and schools procure for students in public schools under the blended learning program in the 2020-2021 school year.
President Rodrigo Duterte has appealed to schools to offer staggered or installment payment options for students, recognizing how their parents are “hard-pressed” in finances due to the community quarantine brought about by the coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
Teachers who will be holding their classes online for the school year 2020-2021 can use their chalk allowance to pay for their internet connection fees, Education Secretary Leonor Briones said Monday.
President Rodrigo Duterte will carefully study the proposed class resumption in December to effectively contain the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Education Secretary Leonor Briones has tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), she announced Thursday (April 9).
Malacañang on Thursday was saddened by the news that Education Secretary Leonor Briones tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Education Secretary Leonor Briones on Monday slammed 2019 report which showed that more than 70,000 elementary students in Bicol cannot read in both English and Filipino saying the figure was “exaggerated.”
Education Secretary Leonor Briones said the Department of Education plans to recruit 10,000 public school teachers and 5,000 non-teaching personnel under its proposed 2020 budget.
Education Secretary Leonor Briones has criticized the “dramatized” way the media reported about the three million books and learning materials that the Commission on Audit discovered to be idle in warehouses.
Malacañang on Monday came to the defense of Education Secretary Leonor Briones after the Commission on Audit (COA) urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to correct the errors in the P254.4-million worth of instructional materials for Grade 3 pupils.
Bayan Muna Rep. Eufemia Cullamat on Sunday condemned the action of Department of Education (DepEd) officer in charge (OIC) Evelyn Fetalvero and Education Secretary Leonor Briones suspending 55 Lumad schools in Davao Region.
A teachers’ group has disputed Education Secretary Leonor Briones’ claim that teachers of a public school in Cavite used by choice the comfort room on campus as their faculty room.
Malacanang urged public school teachers on Tuesday to be more patient as it assurged them the government is exploring ways to raise their salaries.
LEGAZPI CITY — The plan of the Albay Provincial Health Office (APHO) to distribute condoms to high school students to prevent further rise in cases of human immunodeficiency
MANILA — A few days before the Christmas break, Education Secretary Leonor Briones reminded public schools not to impose mandatory contributions or solicitations for their students’ Christmas parties.
The problem hounding the implementation of the K to 12 problem “is not legal, but logistical.”
Aside from jailing the drug pusher, the government’s anti-drug campaign should also have a “save the user” component.
No one may like paying taxes, but President Rodrigo Duterte said it is necessary for government to function.