Category Archives: Education

FULL TEXT: SBN 2073 on Repealing the CPD Law

Full text of Senate Bill filed by Senator Recto which aims to abolish CPD law. The Senate Bill which seeks to abolish the controversial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Law of 2016 was finally filed and now available in the Senate website. Full text is posted below. Based on Senate records, Senator Ralph Recto introduced the… Read More »

Centralian wins Best Student Paper in 2018 Journalism and MassCom confab in Singapore

Jynea Baldevarona of CPU gets the Best Student Paper award at an International Journalism and MassCom conference in Singapore. A student of Central Philippine University (CPU) in Jaro, Iloilo City recently won the Best Student Paper award in the 7th International Conference on Journalism and Mass Communication (JMCOmm 2018) in Singapore. Jynea Baldevarona, who is… Read More »

CCNAPI Seminar for Nurses with CPD units in Iloilo

CCNAPI will hold CPD Seminar on Neurovascular Care in Iloilo this October 2018. Nurses in Iloilo and nearby provinces, here’s a seminar which will increase your knowledge and competencies and give you CPD units needed for renewal of license. The Critical Care Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc (CCNAPI) in partnership with the Philippine Neurocritical… Read More »

CHED Memo: ALS A&E Test passers may enroll as 1st year college

Finally, passers of recent Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency (ALS A&E) Test may enroll as 1st year college student based on newly-issued memorandum of Commission of Higher Education (CHED). CHED Memo No. 10 series of 2018 entitled Policy on Alternative Learning System Completers and Passers of the A&E Test in relation to the Implementation… Read More »

DEPED: ALS A&E Test passers eligible for college

Department of Education (DepEd) announces that passers of Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency (ALS A&E) Test for Secondary level may pursue college education starting academic year 2018-2019. Recent completers of ALS undertook the old basic education curriculum before the implementation of the K to 12 Basic Education Program and passed the A&E Test-High School… Read More »

2018 GSIS Scholarship Program to benefit 400 students

The GSIS Scholarship Program (GSP) for academic year 2018-19 is open for applications until June 15, with 400 slots to be awarded to qualified students! The scholarship program is applicable for children or dependents of active GSIS members (SG-24 or below) and Permanent Total Disability (PTD) Pensioners below 60 years old. They must be incoming… Read More »

Pag-ulikid Scholarship Program qualifications, requirements

Exemplary Ilonggo students with limited finances may now avail of Iloilo City Government’s Educational Financial Assistance Program for college students, also dubbed as Pag-ulikid Scholarship Program. Check out the qualifications and requirements below. Pag-ulikid Scholarship Program is an initiative of Mayor Jose Espinosa III and was realized on Tuesday, May 8, through successful passage of… Read More »

‘Iskolar Sang Iloilo’ Program now accepts scholarship applications

Poor but intelligent students who graduated from Senior High School in the province of Iloilo may now avail of college scholarship under the Iskolar Sang Iloilo Program (ISIP) this academic year 2018-2019. A total of 125 incoming provincial government scholars for School Year 2018-2019 will be accepted under the program. Check application details and schedules… Read More »

Iloilo City Community College application, requirements for admission

Bright Ilonggo students from indigent families of Iloilo City may avail of free, quality college education at Iloilo City Community College (ICCC) starting school year 2018-2019. The qualifications and requirements are listed below. Established in 2012, ICCC is the first Commission on Higher Education (CHED)-recognized local college in Western Visayas and a product of public-private… Read More »