Week 8 DLL July  22 – 26, 2019 | 1st Quarter Daily Lesson Log

Week 8 daily lesson log

Good day fellow Teachers. We’ve been together for three years now. We had a lot of struggles in our beloved profession but we made it to this new school year together – supporting and sharing our knowledge for the welfare of each other. We were always there for each other as we dreamed of a smooth and productive school year. Together we withstood the challenges. And now, we have uploaded our Week 8 DLL July  22 – 26, 2019 | 1st Quarter Daily Lesson Log Thanks to all our Contributors,…

POEA Warns Teachers on Illegal Recruitment for a Japan School

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The Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Tokyo reported that a certain Heart English School has been directly recruiting Filipinos without the proper authorization from the POEA. “This unauthorized practice exposes the teachers to possible abuse,” the agency said in a statement. According to POLO-Tokyo, a Filipino contact whose identity is being withheld has been supposedly facilitating the travel of the teachers as tourists, or the conversion of student visas to teacher visas of those already in Japan. It added that the school has continued to defy the advice for…

FREE Mandatory Continuing Education for Teachers Pushed

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Sen. Gatchalian filed Senate Bill No. 367 or The Continuing Education for Teachers Act, which mandates the government to implement a comprehensive national program for mandatory continuing education for all primary and secondary teachers in both private and public educational institutions as well as formal and non-formal institutions of learning. “As of this moment, there are no existing free programs for continuing teacher education in our country,” Gatchalian said. “Teachers are left to their own devices if they wish to further develop their training and education.” “Acknowledging the need to…

Underprivileged Student’s Discount Act of 2019 Proposed

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The Free Tuition Law has gone a long way in easing the burden of families for the education of their children. But for most families, there are still a lot of out-of-pocket expenses that they have to cope with and for them, every peso counts,” Angara said The bill calls for the grant of a five percent discount on basic and education services for underprivileged students, whether they are enrolled in public or private schools or non-degree technical-vocational courses. These discounts would apply to food establishments across the country; medicines;…

Rep. Herrera-Dy Seeks Salary Increase for Public School Teachers

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In her explanatory note, Rep. Bernadette Herrera-Dy said that public school teachers were one of the highly regarded employees of the government prior the Martial Law era. “They received decent pay that they could afford to send their children to exclusive schools and could even build bigger houses,” Herrera-Dy said.But now, the teaching profession is “associated with vending tocinos, longganisas and other commodities to augment their incomes”, according to Herrera-Dy. She said it is the duty of the government to amend this through the grant of decent and adequate compensation…

Entry Level Salary, PERA Allowance Increase for Gov’t Employees Pushed

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House Bill 2027 by Rep. Bernadette Herrera-Dy proposes that the salary of a regular entry-level position in government service shall not be less than P16,000 a month. Meanwhile, the present entry-level salary of public school teachers shall not be less than P25,000 a month and the entry-level salary of teaching personnel in state and local universities shall not be less than P27,000 a month. The bill also aims to boost the Personnel Economic Relief Allowance (PERA) granted to all government employees to P5,000, a jump of P3,000 from the current…