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Mandatory SAT eyed for students

By Rainier Allan Ronda A mandatory Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) similar to the former National College Entrance Examinations (NCEE) may soon be administered to university-bound students wanting to take up professional degree courses.

I cannot change the past, but I will sure try to change the future for those kids!

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By Ronald de Jong – I cannot change the past, but i will sure try to change the future for those kids!? Strong words coming from a gentle woman. A woman with a great ambition and a positive attitude in life. Who is she?

Speak-out: English or Filipino?

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When Juan dela Cruz began searching for his identity as brown-blooded Filipino, he found it from the nationalist Philippine Commonwealth President Manuel Luis Quezon by initiating the move for the country to have its own national language that is “Filipino.”

June 2008 Nurse Licensure Exam Results

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The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 27,765 out of 64,459 passed the Nurse (First Timers, Repeaters, Removals) Licensure Examination given by the Board of Nursing in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga last June 2008.

E-learning site for Pinoy Public Schools

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Intel Technology Philippines, together with the Department of Education recently announced the availability of the Philippines’ version of the skoool™ educational website http://www.skoool.ph. skoool is an online platform to help teachers and students learn key concepts in Mathematics and Science. It can be accessed on the Internet for free. Read more »

Pinoy behind Texas studes’ high pass rate

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By JULIE JAVELLANA-SANTOS – A Filipino tutor has proven that social background and lack of equipment have nothing to do with teaching science as he helped an entire class in Texas pass the state’s standardized examinations.