House Bill No. 9065 – “Teachers Protection Act” Approved by the House of Representatives

classroom management

The House of Representatives unanimously approved a measure institutionalizing support and protection mechanisms for public school teachers and personnel in matters of student discipline for classroom management. The bill aims to institutionalize measures to implement in all public schools clearly defined regulations on appropriate student behavior towards other students, teachers, and school staff, during classes, and within and outside school premises. The Teacher Protection or referred to as Guidelines shall detail: 1) the rights and responsibilities of teachers with respect to student discipline and classroom management, to the end of fostering…