CHINA DONATES 2K TABLETS TO HELP PINOY STUDENTS

MANILA, Feb 3 (Mabuhay) — The Chinese Embassy in Manila on Tuesday donated 2,000 Huawei tablets to the Department of Education (DepEd) to assist Filipino students and support the blended distance learning system in the country. Chinese Ambassador Huang Xilian turned over...

Limited face-to-face classes in schools not mandatory — CHED

MANILA, Feb 2 (Mabuhay) — Students have the option not to participate in face-to-face classes that will be implemented in schools offering courses on medicine and allied health sciences, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) said Monday. President Rodrigo Duterte...

CHED allows limited face-to-face classes in several schools

MANILA, Jan 26 (Mabuhay)– The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has approved the return to limited face-to-face classes for students of medicine and allied health sciences as well as universities in areas under modified general community quarantine (MGCQ). Among the...

Students met Q1 performance goals in distance learning, says DepEd exec

MANILA, Jan 20 (Mabuhay)– Department of Education Undersecretary Diosdado San Antonio said Wednesday students managed to achieve the expected performance in distance learning during the first quarter of the academic year. In a roundtable discussion, San Antonio belied...

DepEd hails PRRD’s approval on pilot face-to-face classes

MANILA, Dec 16 (Mabuhay) -– The Department of Education (DepEd) on Tuesday welcomed the approval of President Rodrigo Duterte and his Cabinet to pilot face-to-face classes in areas with low Covid-19 risk in January 2021. “The pilot will provide important experience and...

Dry run of face-to-face classes in select schools set for January 11 to 23, 2021 — Palace

MANILA, Dec 15 (Mabuhay) — Select schools in areas with low risk for COVID-19 transmission will hold face-to-face classes from January 11 to 23, 2021, Malacañang said Tuesday. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said the dry run will be monitored by the Department of...

DepEd unlikely to issue academic freeze, official says

MANILA, Nov 17 (Mabuhay) — The Department of Education will not likely issue an academic freeze following the onslaught of several storms, an official said Tuesday. Several groups called for an academic freeze or break after a series of typhoons ravaged parts of the country...

Senate passes P10k teaching allowance bill

MANILA, Nov 10 (Mabuhay) — With 22 affirmative votes, no negative votes and no abstention, the Senate on Monday, November 9, 2020, passed on third and final reading a bill institutionalizing and increasing the teaching supplies allowance for public school teachers starting...

Decision to allow face-to-face classes still up to Duterte — Roque

MANILA, Nov 4 (Mabuhay) — The decision to allow face-to-face classes is still with President Rodrigo Duterte but concerned agencies continuously monitor developments as they prepare for its eventual resumption, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said Tuesday....

DepEd prepares for limited face-to-face classes

MANILA, Oct 13 (Mabuhay) — An Education official said Monday the Department of Education (DepEd) is preparing for the limited face-to-face classes in areas with no reported coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections. “At the moment, there are no face-to-face...
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