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How to spark your child’s love for Filipino

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By Jose Claro – What do you call a person who speaks two languages? A bilingual. How about someone who speaks three languages? Naturally, a trilingual. But what about someone who speaks only one language? An American.

DepEd chief backs 12-year education cycle

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Education Secretary Armin Luistro on Friday said he is giving his full support to President Benigno Aquino III’s plan to add 2 more years to the country’s basic education cycle.

All systems go for Sex Ed in high school

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Morality. Constitutionality. Preparedness. Maturity of students. Will the implementation of sex education in pilot schools this school year finally put a stop to all these adverse issues? By Ina Hernando-Malipot – It’s final. The Department of Education will integrate sex education as a subject in the basic curriculum of Read more »

RP schools on list of top 200 Asian universities

By Francis Earl A. Cueto – Four Philippine universities made it to the top 200 list of Asian universities drawn up by the consultancy Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd. (QS) for 2010.

4 young Filipinos win in world science tilt

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By Ina Hernando-Malipot – The Intel Corporation and Society for Science and the Public announced Thursday that four Filipino students won major awards in the world’s largest pre-college science competition, the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), held in San Jose, California, USA last May 9 to 14. Read more »

In defense of the Filipino teacher

By Mag Cruz Hatol – It took a has-been with a storied past to push broadcast giant ABS CBN to a corner. Regrettably it was a hugely popular daily program that suffered as a result of two indiscretions committed by the same person. Talk about bad luck and guests who Read more »