Teachers Supplies Allowance Raised After 13-year Battle

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Bongbong Marcos Doubled Teachers Supplies Allowance TEACHERS – The supplies allowance of teachers increased from P5,000 to P10,000 beginning in the school year 2025-2026. On Monday, President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. enacted a law to increase the “chalk allowance” provided to public school teachers, aiming to alleviate the financial burden of their everyday teaching expenses. The … Read more

Gatchalian Wants Cellphones Banned For Students In Schools

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Gatchalian Wants Students Banned From Using Cellphones In Schools GATCHALIAN – Senator Sherwin Gatchalian wants students banned from using cellphones within school premises. On April 27, Senator Sherwin Gatchalian urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to implement a policy prohibiting cellphone usage within school premises. Leading the Senate basic education committee, Gatchalian proposed this measure … Read more

Sara Duterte Expresses Gratitude To President Marcos Jr. For Trust As DepEd Chief

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Sara Duterte Thanks Bongbong Marcos Jr. For Trust As Secretary of Education SARA DUTERTE – Vice President Sara Duterte-Carpio expressed her gratitude to President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos. A legislator called on Sara to show decency and step down from her position at DepEd, but Bongbong Marcos stated that she would remain as the head of … Read more

Bongbong Marcos Won’t Fire VP Sara As Education Chief

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VP Sara Duterte-Carpio To Stay As DepEd Chief Says President Bongbong Marcos BONGBONG MARCOS – President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. said Vice President Sara Duterte will stay as Department of Education (DepEd) chief. On Tuesday, President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. confirmed that Vice President Sara Duterte will retain her position as Secretary of Education despite calls … Read more

DepEd Favors Return To Old School Calendar For Student & Teacher Well-being

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DepEd Advocates Reverting To Old School Calendar DEPED – The Department of Education (DepEd) suggests that both teachers and students would benefit from reverting to the old school calendar. The Department of Education (DepEd) emphasized on Wednesday that reducing the timeframe for returning to the previous school calendar would have a significant impact on the … Read more

Sara Duterte Explains Why Reverting To June-March Calendar Can’t Be Rushed

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Sara Duterte Gives Reasons Why Reverting to Previous School Calendar Cannot Be Implemented Early SARA DUTERTE – Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte clarifies the reasons behind the necessity to avoid hastening the return to the previous school calendar. Sara Duterte emphasized the need to prioritize the well-being of both teachers and students in … Read more

Teachers and Students Can Wear Duck Hair Clips – DepEd

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DepEd clarifies that teachers and students are also allowed to wear duck hair clips DUCK HAIR CLIPS – An official from the Department of Education (DepEd) clarified on Friday that teachers and students are also allowed to wear trendy clips when entering school. It was noted that the hair clip trend originated in China in … Read more