DepEd: Not only IQ, also EQ

Pasig City (30 July) -- Next to improving the intelligence quotient of students, the Department of Education is also focusing on enriching the emotional quotient of learners even as the department strengthens the teaching of the richness of our … [Read more...]

Calabanga schools hold Disaster Consciousness Month contests

Calabanga, Camarines Sur (30 July) -- Students from eight schools in Calabanga competed Friday in "quiz bee" and art competitions to showcase awareness and knowledge in disaster reduction in public schools. The inter-school competitions saw eight … [Read more...]

Laguna receives "Pabasa sa Nutrisyon" hall of fame award

Calamba, Laguna (30 July) -- The Provincial Government of Laguna headed by Gov. Teresita "Ningning" S. Lazaro was given due recognition as a Hall of Famer in the Pabasa sa Nutrisyon for its achievement in the implementation of the Pabasa sa Nutrisyon … [Read more...]

DOST honors 353 scholar graduates

by Lyndon Plantilla Manila (30 July) -- The Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute recently honored 353 scholar graduates who graduated in their programs in college and post-graduate degrees for school year 2008-2009. At … [Read more...]

Filing of DOST scholarship application is on!

Manila (30 July) -- Be a Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Scholar. The filing of the scholarship application is on until September 30, 2009. The scholarship is open to graduating high school students with high aptitude in science and … [Read more...]

5 of 10 Bicol freshmen finish secondary schools, study finds

Legazpi City (29 July) -- A little more than half of first year entrants to the Bicol region's secondary school system are able to graduate, according to education statistics released by the Department of Education (DepEd) Bicol. Data from DepEd … [Read more...]

Sorsogon has 3,056 Pangulong Gloria scholars for CY 2009

by BA Recebido Sorsogon City (29 July) -- Some 3,056 students across Sorsogon province have been enlisted to various colleges, universities, and technical-vocational schools for SY 2009-2010 by the Technical Education and Skills Development … [Read more...]

Educational reforms improve National Aptitude Test results

Manila (28 July) -- Education Secretary Jesli Lapus said various reforms introduced in the country's educational system by the Arroyo administration paved the way for the improvement in the results of the National Aptitude Test (NAT) from 43 percent … [Read more...]

Grade 5 pupil represents RP in international Math olympiad

By Freddie G. Lazaro Laoag City (28 July) -- A Grade 5 pupil from Ilocos Norte was chosen as one of the pupils who will represent the country in an international Math Olympiad to be held in China this August, it was reported. Adrein Nalupta, a pupil … [Read more...]

DepEd, NCCT and MTRCB to launch child-friendly TV campaign

Pasig City (28 July) -- Excessive exposure to television is a leading cause of physical weakness, stress, poor appetite, aggression or violent behavior among children. These are some of the findings of a 2008 study conducted by the National Council … [Read more...]