By Tetch Torres-Tupas
The Office of the Ombudsman ordered the filing of graft charges against a Department of Education (DepEd) official for failure to remit Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) premiums of teachers and employees from the DepEd-Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
By Dan Paurom
The Department of Education has announced the suspension of classes Monday in various areas affected by Typhoon Ruby.
Reacting to criticism over his supposed inaction to protect lumad students and teachers, Secretary Armin Luistro maintained he could not revoke a Department of Education (DepEd) memorandum without considering the result, but he assured the protesting group that no school in the country had allowed the military on its campuses.
By Leila Salaverria
With the future of the country dependent on the youth, Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago has proposed that they receive voter education in high school to enlighten them on their right and duty to vote and preserve the integrity of the electoral process.
By Ma. April Mier
Classes have resumed in 69 schools that served as temporary shelters for at least 43,000 persons from villages inside danger zones around Mayon Volcano.