Sunday, February 23, 2020

Education

9-year-old boy set to graduate from university

A nine-year-old boy is set to graduate from a university this year.Laurent Simons, an electrical engineering student will obtain a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering this December.Laurent’s father said he will embark on a PhD program in...

Ateneo students demand punishment for professors who face sexual harassment complains

Students of the university staged a protest on Tuesday amid allegations of sexual misconduct by teaching staffFaculty lead the protests as students cry for the administration to act on the complaintsStudents share their horror stories in the...

House leader seeks to require Bible reading in public schools

House Minority Leader Bienvenido Abante, a pastor has filed a bill seeking to require public elementary and high school students to read the Bible as part of class discussions.Muslims will have the chance to read and discuss...

3 facts about teaching in the Philippines, why I didn’t become one

Full disclosure: The author of this article is a teacher’s son. Both parents teach at a Philippine public school. I grew up in a family of educators. My parents are both public school teachers. They...

PH Lawmaker seeks to ban foreign players in collegiate leagues

A party-list lawmaker, who actively advocates for Philippine sports, is proposing to ban foreign athletes in collegiate and university leagues.1-Pacman Partylist Rep. Michael Romero said this is to develop “homegrown Filipino players” in the country.He added that...

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House approves lowering retirement age of gov’t workers from 60 years old to 56

House approves House Bill No. 5509 lowering the optional retirement age of gov’t workers from 60 years...

JUST IN: The Philippines grabs Gold in Mobile Legends at 2019 SEA Games

Congratulations, Team Philippines. These 'legendary' Filipino e-athletes have slayed their rivals in Mobile Legends on Sunday at the 2019 SEA Games.

Filipino teachers earn $40,900 (Php 2.1 mil) annually in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, USA — This year Clark County School District (CCSD) in Southern Nevada recently hired 57 special education teachers from all over...

MABUHAY! Philippines seizes 2019 SEA Games overall championship

New Clark City, PH — With 88 golds early Sunday, the Philippines is the overall champion ahead of the last three full...

Filipino surfer saves Indonesian competitor in SEA Games, loses the Gold but wins hearts

La Union, PH - Filipino netizens are sharing golden praises to one of its athletes competing in the SEA Games even though...