Education

DepEd: 1.1 M students go to schools without electricity

MANILA, Philippines - Over 1.1 million students are enrolled in 5,954 public schools that have no access to electricity, according to the Department of Education (DepEd).

Good Moral Character

Posted at 08/01/2015 2:06 AM

What does “good moral character” really mean and who has the right to say whether one possesses it or not?

Mallari gets GMC certificate, school questions CA order

The Sto. Nino Parochial School (SNPS) has issued a Certificate of Good Moral Character to Krisel Mallari, the student who was stopped by the administration midway through her salutatory speech.

Mike Arroyo blasts PNoy: What a liar

MANILA (UPDATED) - Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo lashed out at President Aquino on Tuesday, saying the Chief Executive lied about his accomplishments on solving problems in the education sector.

Indian state sets schoolbag weight limit

MUMBAI, India - Children struggling under the weight of an oversized schoolbag is a common sight the world over, but now one Indian state has ordered parents to ensure kids lighten their load.

These 32 schools have no classes on SONA day

MANILA - The Department of Education on Friday announced the suspension of classes in 32 schools for Monday, July 27, in view of the forthcoming State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Benigno Aquino III.

'Iskolar ng Bayan' law to take effect this school year

The Iskolar ng Bayan Act gives deserving high school students a chance to enter college without worrying about tuition.

Pinoy kids win 8 awards in world math tilt

Young Filipino students took home eight awards in a mathematics competition held in Hong Kong.