Iloilo City Community College now CHED-recognized

July 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iloilo City Community College now CHED-recognized 

ILOILO CITY, July 27 — The Iloilo City Community College (ICCC) is now recognized by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).

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CHED okays tuition hike of five schools in Western Visayas

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on CHED okays tuition hike of five schools in Western Visayas 

ILOILO CITY, April 28 — The Commission on Higher Education in Region 6 (CHED R-6) has given the go-signal to five schools based in the region to hike tuition fees come school year 2015-16, while eight others have been granted permission to raise fees not related to tuition, Regional Education Specialist Dr. Rex Casiple said.

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Solon urges DepEd, CHED to bolster information drive for K-12 Program

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Solon urges DepEd, CHED to bolster information drive for K-12 Program 

By Cielito M. Reganit

MANILA, April 28 (PNA) — A leading member of the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC) at the House of Representatives urged the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on Tuesday to strengthen the government's information campaign for the Enhanced Basic Education Act (Republic Act No. 10533, or the K to 12 Law) so that affected students and their parents will know the positive effects of the new program.

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Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps): A stepping ground for poor children to soar high

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By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, April 11 (PNA) — There is no limitation and boundaries in reaching out for a dream especially among the poorest of the poor if there is a supportive “arm” that will lift them up to keep on pursuing them.

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Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps): A stepping ground for poor children to soar high

April 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps): A stepping ground for poor children to soar high 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, April 11 (PNA) — There is no limitation and boundaries in reaching out for a dream especially among the poorest of the poor if there is a supportive “arm” that will lift them up to keep on pursuing them.

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Belmonte rejects proposal to suspend K to 12 program

March 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on Belmonte rejects proposal to suspend K to 12 program 

By Sammy F. Martin

MANILA, March 11 (PNA) — Speaker Feliciano “Sonny” Belmonte, Jr., on Wednesday rejected the proposal to suspend the implementation of K to 12 program.

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NUSP’s claim of 400 learning institutions increasing tuition fee in 2015-16 is improbable– CHED

February 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on NUSP’s claim of 400 learning institutions increasing tuition fee in 2015-16 is improbable– CHED 

By Lily O Ramos

MANILA, Feb. 24 (PNA)– The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) said Tuesday the claim of the National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) that 400 universities and colleges intend to increase their tuition and other school fees for academic year (AY) 2015-2016 is improbable.

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Reorienting the nation’s education system to curve unemployment – Visayan solon

January 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Reorienting the nation’s education system to curve unemployment – Visayan solon 

MANILA, Jan. 3 — Entrepreneurship, thru education among Filipino youth, will ease the problem of unemployment and underemployment in the country, a Cebu City lawmaker said as he joined the bandwagon advocating reorientation of the nations’ education curricula.

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New law assures top 10 HS grads of college scholarships

December 1, 2014 by · Comments Off on New law assures top 10 HS grads of college scholarships 

By Sammy F. Martin

MANILA, Nov. 30 (PNA) — The top 10 graduates of every public high school are now assured of scholarships in 112 state universities and colleges (SUCs), with President Benigno Aquino III’s signing into law of the Iskolar ng Bayan Program, now Republic Act No. 10648.

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Solon seeks to limit grant of scholarship or aid to one per scholar

November 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on Solon seeks to limit grant of scholarship or aid to one per scholar 

MANILA, Nov. 14 — Qualified and deserving students may all have equal chances for a slot in scholarships or grants.

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