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

Deped Sec. Leonor Briones on load allowance for teachers and students.

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

No more airport terminal fee for students

No airport terminal fee for students

Students will no longer have to pay airport terminal fee starting August 1, 2019, and refunds will be available for those who already purchased within a year. Dubbed as Malasakit ‘free terminal fee’, student passengers may avail of this initiative at all airports owned and operated by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP). … Read more