The Aquino administration will focus investment expenditure in the very urgent need to invest in education (especially in early childhood education) and in health.
''We will promote technical/vocational schools to strengthen the labor supply and better match the needs of enterprises.''
''We need to add two years to our basic education. Thus, their children are getting into the best universities and the best jobs after graduation. I want at least 12 years for our public school children to give them an even chance at succeeding. ''
''We need to build a proper pre-school system and make this available to all children regardless of income.''
Our Muslim brothers and sisters ask for an education system that respects their culture while providing a technically sound curriculum in English, Filipino, science and math.