Veteran Lawmaker Seeks to Honor Filipino Teachers

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A veteran lawmaker is calling for the adoption of a resolution seeking to honor Filipino teachers on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the National Teachers’ Month this year for their indispensable role in nation building. Northern Samar Rep. Raul del Mar said the House of Representatives should take the lead in honoring and commending all Filipino teachers for their hard work and commitment in shaping the learners of all generations. “This year, the National Teachers’ Month (NTM) celebrates the 10th year “Gratitude In10sified” which encourages all sectors to…

Sen. Legarda Vows More Funding Support for Teachers and Education Personnel

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Senator Loren Legarda today committed to ensure funding for public school teachers in their pursuit for further studies as well as for their chalk allowance for next year. Legarda made the statement in light of the observance today, October 5, of National Teachers Day, as stated under Republic Act No. 10743, and World Teachers Day by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). “It is only proper that we acknowledge the invaluable service of our teachers to the society. They act as second parents who instill not just…