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Aquino wants K to 12 fast-tracked during his term

President Benigno Aquino. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Because President Aquino wants to see the K to 12 education reform through to the end of his term in 2016, the Department of Education will fast-track the implementation of senior high school a year earlier, or in June 2015.

Posted: November 4th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

DepEd to implement senior high a year earlier


Due President Benigno Aquino’s wish to see the K to 12 reform through during his term, the Department of Education is to begin implementation of senior high school in June 2015, a year earlier than originally scheduled.

Posted: November 1st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Miriam College gears for empty classrooms in 2016


Miriam College in Quezon City is gearing up to meet the challenge of 2016 when colleges and universities expect empty classrooms.

Posted: June 13th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Metro | Read More »

K to 12 program goal: Jobs for high school graduates


Malacañang’s keeper of the purse once likened the Philippine education system to a frog in a kettle put to a boil.

Posted: June 10th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Learning packages, not textbooks, for K to 12


Time constraint has forced the distribution of learning packages instead of textbooks in public schools to get the government’s enhanced basic education program, or K to 12, up and running, said an official of the Department of Education (DepEd).

Posted: June 10th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Makati university models new senior high school


While other higher institutions of learning await with a great deal of anxiety the implementation of the new K to 12 curriculum, the University of Makati (UMak) readily embraced it and even agreed to try the new Grades 11 and 12 models as pilot projects.

Posted: June 7th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Bankruptcy threatens private colleges, universities


For private high schools, colleges and universities, survival is the name of the game when the roll-out of the K to 12 (kindergarten to Grade 12) reform is completed.

Posted: June 6th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

K to 12 offers fresh view of life after high school


Beyond changing labels, K to 12 is transforming teaching methods and providing fresh perspectives on life after high school.

Posted: June 5th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Students, parents advised on safety, K+12 concerns

Both parents and their children were asked to cooperate with schools and law enforcement agencies to ensure zero incidence of crimes, accidents and inconvenience in today’s school opening.

Posted: June 3rd, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

CHEd: Revised college curriculum to be implemented earlier

Photo courtesy of CHEd

The revised general education curriculum (GEC) for college students should be in place by 2016 because some private schools will graduate their first batch of senior high school students by then.

Posted: May 24th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Senate’s ‘K to 12’ version to require DepEd to update Congress in midterm

Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano: Amendment to Senate bill 3286 Fat Reyes/INQUIRER.net

The Senate’s version of the K to 12 (kindergarten to Grade 12) basic education program would require the Department of Education (DepEd) to submit a midterm report to Congress on the status and progress of the implementation of the new curriculum that would increase school years from 10 to 12.

Posted: December 28th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

UMak adopts senior high school scheme for good


The Senior High School Program under the Department of Education’s “K to 12” scheme will now be a permanent fixture in the University of Makati (UMak), which was the first in Metro Manila to test the proposal to add two years to the country’s basic education cycle.

Posted: August 15th, 2012 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Teachers revisit theater techniques for teaching under K to 12

High school students may have realized they were missing a few teachers on the day the new school year officially opened on Monday.

Posted: June 8th, 2012 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

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