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Official DepEd 2017-2018 School Calendar

Official DepEd 2017-2018 School Calendar

DepEd has announced that the start of classes for School Year 2017-2018 shall formally open on Monday, June 5, 2017 and shall end on Friday, April 6, 2018. This is according to Education Secretary Leonor Briones in the DepEd Order No. 25 series 2017 dated last May 5. The new […]

 
 

How to Apply for DepEd Senior High School Voucher Program

How to Apply for DepEd Senior High School Voucher Program

The DepEd Senior High School Voucher Program or SHS Voucher Program is a mechanism to provide financial assistance to senior high school students. Applications for the Senior High School Voucher Program may be done manually or online and are free of charge. The SHS Voucher Program is one of the […]

 
 

Free Tuition for 2017 at Philippine State Universities and Colleges

Free Tuition for 2017 at  Philippine State Universities and Colleges

Free Tuition for 2017 has been approved to students in state universities and colleges in the Philippines. The Congress and Senate moved to include the 8 Billion pesos additional budget for the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). This means that Filipinos can get free education. Photo from Asian Policy Press […]

 
 

Learning about Investments with BPI ROI Board Game

Learning about Investments with BPI ROI Board Game

BPI has come up with a fun way to learn about investing with the BPI Race On Investments (ROI) Board Game. By making it fun and simple, the BPI ROI Board Game aims to educate the people how important and easy it is to start an investment with BPI. Investing […]

 
 

National Library of the Philippines Entrance is Now Free

National Library of the Philippines Entrance is Now Free

This is another happy news. First it’s, ¬†National Museum of the Philippines has Free Admission to All Visitors and now it’s the National Library – entrance to the National Library of the Philippines is now Free! For those who needs a place read and conduct research, this is one place […]

 
 

National Museum of the Philippines: Free Admission to All Visitors

National Museum of the Philippines: Free Admission to All Visitors

The National Museum of the Philippines is a government agency museum. The museum houses three buildings in Manila; the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Museum of Anthropology and and the National Planetarium that are repositories of the natural and cultural history of Filipinos and our environment. The policy […]

 
 

Noise from TV can hinder toddlers in learning new words

Noise from TV can hinder toddlers in learning new words

Researchers from University of Wisconsin-Madison has found out that background noise from TV, radio or the environment can make it harder for toddlers to learn new words. The research is reported in the journal, Child Development. The findings come from experiments in which 106 children aged between 22 and 30 […]

 
 

Leonor Briones is the new DepEd Secretary

Leonor Briones is the new DepEd Secretary

Leonor Briones is the new Secretary of the Department of Education (DepEd). She is not new to public service. She has served as a secretary with the Commission on Audit and as National Treasurer from 1998-2001. Prior to being appointed as DepEd Secretary she is teaching Public Administration at UP, […]

 
 

Adarna House Digital Apps for Learning Alphabets

Adarna House Digital Apps for Learning Alphabets

Adarna House released interactive children’s apps for kids to learn the alphabets. They have the apps in English and Filipino to help kick start children’s reading journey. The apps shows¬†different letters, new words, and help teach kid to learn how to read and write. The apps are currently available for […]

 
 

The Little Free Library

The Little Free Library

We saw this when we were at Legazpi Sunday Market. Little Free Library is a “take a book, leave a book” gathering place where friends and neighbors can share their favorite books and stories. The Little Free Library looks like a bird house, full of books where anyone can stop […]