The Philippine Normal University (PNU), originally known as the Philippine Normal School, was established by virtue of Act No. 74 of the Philippine Commission. After formally opening on Sept. 1, 1901, it became the Philippine Normal College in 1949 and was elevated into a full-fledged state university in 1992. The main campus of PNU is on Taft Avenue, Manila, with branches in Agusan del Sur, Isabela, Negros Occidental and Quezon provinces.–Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
National Artist for Music Lucrecia Kasilag died on Aug. 16, 2008.
By Leilanie Adriano
Heavy rainfall brought about by the southwest monsoon prompted Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos to suspend classes in the elementary and secondary levels on Thursday.
By Jeannette I. Andrade
To enable all elementary and secondary schools nationwide to efficiently plan their activities for 2015, the Department of Education (DepEd) has released the list of regular, special non-working and special holidays for next year.
The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) turned over last week 200 armchairs made from “hot logs” to a Quezon City school.