Teachers Groups: Abolish the CPD Law!

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The “immediate abolition” of the Continuing Professional Development, or the CPD Law of 2016, is being demanded by several teachers groups who said the law is burdensome for teachers and other professionals. The teachers groups calling for the immediate abolition of the CPD Law of 2016 are the: Alliance of Concerned Teachers – Philippines (ACT-Philippines), Alliance of Concerned Teachers – Private Schools (ACT-Private Schools), Alliance of Concerned Teachers – National Capital Region Union (ACT-NCR Union) and the Philippine Public School Teachers Association – National Capital Region (PPSTA-NCR), Manila Public School…

New DLL | Week 6 – 4th Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (DLL) (Feb. 19 – 23, 2018)

Daily Lesson Log

New! Week 6 – 4th Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (DLL).  All of these files are for FREE. Please keep on Sharing and Liking our contributions until all of our fellow teachers all around the country could benefit from this works too.   May more blessings come upon us all. Thank you. A short background. In line with the implementation of Republic Act (RA) No. 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the Policy Guidelines on Daily Lesson Preparation for the K to 12 Basic…

DLL Update! Week 5 – 4th Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (DLL) (Feb. 12 – Feb 16, 2018)

Daily Lesson Log

New! Week 5 – 4th Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (DLL).  All of these files are for FREE. Please keep on Sharing and Liking our contributions until all of our fellow teachers all around the country could benefit from this works too.   May more blessings come upon us all. Thank you. A short background. In line with the implementation of Republic Act (RA) No. 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the Policy Guidelines on Daily Lesson Preparation for the K to 12 Basic…

Teachers’ Group Slam CPD Law, License Renewal Woes | MB News

Teachers’ Group Slam CPD Law, License Renewal Woes

While acknowledging the significance of professional development to educators and other professionals, a group of teachers on Monday lamented the same should not pose additional burdens. The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) urged the government to spare teachers from the burdensome system of renewal of professional license in accordance with the Continuing Professional Development Act of 2016 (RA 10912) or the CPD Law. Under this law, teachers and other professionals are required to earn credit units before they can renew their   Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) license. TDC national chairperson Benjo Basas…

Supreme Court IT Consultant Defends P250,000 Monthly Pay

Supreme Court IT Consultant Defends P250000 Monthly Pay

The  information technology consultant of the Supreme Court (SC) defended on Wednesday her supposedly hefty salary of P250,000 a month while working for the high court. One of the justifications in the impeachment complaint filed against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno was SC’s alleged anomalous hiring of IT consultant Helen Macasaet without public bidding. During the resumption of House justice committee’s hearing on the determination of probable cause in Sereno’s impeachment, Macasaet said her salary as SC consultant was even lower than what she had been receiving in her previous projects and…

Palace Looking for Ways to Increase Salaries of All Government Workers | MB News

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The government has committed to explore ways to raise the salaries not only of public school teachers but other government personnel as well by 2020. The proposed salary increase for the government workforce was tackled during the Cabinet meeting convened by President Duterte in Malacañang last Monday (February 5, 2018). “The entire Cabinet reaffirmed the President’s directive that we will continue to look for ways and means to effect an increase in the teacher’s salary but beginning 2020 not 2019. The rationale for this is the last tranche of the…

Makati City Allocated P2.8 Billion for Education | MB News

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Makati City has allocated P2.8 billion for public education this year. Makati City Mayor Abby Binay said that the residents of Makati must expect more benefits as the city has allotted a bigger budget for education. “As I have said, my administration is committed to providing the youth of Makati the best education we can afford. Thus, we have been proactively looking for ways to boost the benefits they are currently receiving from the city government,” Binay, a lawyer and daughter of former Vice President and former Makati City Mayor…

Teachers’ Plea: Give Incentives While We’re Still Alive | MB News

MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS

“Give assistance to living teachers, not to the dead ones.” While appreciative of the proposal that would give educators a funeral discount, a group of teachers on Saturday urged the government to provide them incentives and other benefits while they are “still alive.” Teachers Dignity Coalition (TDC) said that its members appreciate the attention from Senator Nancy Binay who earlier filed a bill seeking a 20 percent discount on funeral services for families of public school teachers of the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED)…

New! Week 4 – 4th Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (DLL) (Feb. 5 – Feb 9, 2018)

Daily Lesson Log

New! Week 4 – 4th Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (DLL).  All of these files are for FREE. Please keep on Sharing and Liking our contributions until all of our fellow teachers all around the country could benefit from this works too.   May more blessings come upon us all. Thank you. A short background. In line with the implementation of Republic Act (RA) No. 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the Policy Guidelines on Daily Lesson Preparation for the K to 12 Basic…

Sen.Nancy Binay Wants 20% Discount on Public School Teachers’ Funeral

20% Discount on Public School Teachers’ Funeral

Public school teachers, who died due to work-related sickness and injuries, would receive “funeral discount privileges” if Senator Nancy Binay’s bill is enacted into law. In Senate Bill No. 1670, which she filed on Monday, Binay sought a 20 percent discount on funeral services for families of public school teachers of the Department of Education and the Commission on Higher Education “who died on account of work-related sickness and injuries.” “The amount of discounts granted in pursuance of this Act shall be allowed as deductions in the computation of taxable…