Category Archives: Education

Deped eyes ‘load allowance’ for teachers, SHS students in 2021

The Department of Education (DepEd) wants to give ‘load allowance’ for public school teachers and senior high school (SHS) students starting next year so that they can have internet connectivity for distance learning. In a press release on Wednesday, DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones said that she has already requested the Department of Budget and… Read More »

BFAR Fisheries Scholarship Program

The Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources 6 has opened the application for 𝟰-𝘆𝗲𝗮𝗿 𝘀𝗰𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗮𝗿𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗽 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗳𝗶𝘀𝗵𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗲𝘀 𝗱𝗲𝗴𝗿𝗲 for senior high school graduates and graduating students for CY 2021-2025. The Fisheries Scholarship Program (FSP) is offering a 4-year scholarship for a Bachelor of Science in Fisheries degree. The FSP has three program components:… Read More »

WiFi2Teach: Free wifi modem for public school teachers

Teachers really need fast, reliable, and affordable internet connection to do their job in this new normal, where distance learning has been adopted by the government in implementation of education programs. These educators need connectivity to conduct classes, upload learning materials, and monitor their students’ progress online. Globe At Home saw this need and partnered… Read More »

Bill seeking to repeal CPD Law filed in 18th Congress

Once again, a group of lawmakers in Congress filed a bill pushing for the repeal of the controversial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Law. Solons under the Makabayan group submitted House Bill No. 510 or the “Act Repealing Republic Act 10912 otherwise Known as the Continuing Professional Development Act of 2016” in the 18th Congress. The… Read More »

DepEd ALS A&E Results 2019

Finally, Department of Education (DepEd) has posted online the results of Alternative Learning System – Accreditation and Equivalency (ALS A&E) Test given 2019! DepEd conducted the 2018 ALS Exam on February 24, 2019 for Luzon cluster, and March 3, 2019 for Visayas and Mindanao clusters. ALS A&E Test, formerly known as the Non-formal Education A&E… Read More »

UHC Law requires nurses, allied health grads of SUCs 3-year return service

The newly-signed Universal Health Care (UHC) Law will require government scholars of nursing and other health related courses for a 3-year return service in public health. That includes graduates of 112 state universities and colleges (SUCs), and 78 local universities and colleges (LUCs) who availed of free education covered by Free Tuition Law. Department of… Read More »