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House OKs measure to strengthen GMRC in K-12

THE House of Representatives has ratified the bicameral conference committee report that will institutionalize the teaching of Good Moral and Right Conduct (GMRC) and values education among elementary and secondary students. Speaker Allan Peter Cayetano, one of the authors of the measure, cited the need to strengthen the common core values and inculcate universally acceptable […]

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Passage of mandatory ROTC for senior high students pressed

A House leader urges Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to consider the swift passage into law of his measure seeking to revive the mandatory Reserved Officers Training Corps (ROTC) for Grades 11 and 12 in public and private schools nationwide. Responding to President Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte’s advocacy to protect the country, Deputy Speaker and Batangas Rep. […]

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Libreng tuition, allowances at pamasahe, para sa 8,994 iskolar ng DOST

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS PANIBAGONG batch na naman ng mga kabataan ang makikinabang ng libreng kolehiyo bilang mga iskolar ng Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI). Sa pinahuling bilang, halos umabot sa 9,000 ang makikinabang sa programang ito ng programa. Nabatid sa inilabas na impormasyon ng DOST-SEI na umaabot sa 5,172 […]