LATEST NEWS STORIES. Know the latest on the deadly 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) following the confirmation of the first case of novel coronavirus in the Philippines on January 30, 2020. All 5 agencies attached to the Department of Education absorbed budget cuts compared to the 2019 allocations DepEd wants P30-billion budget increase for 2020 Sep 03, 2019 - 2:53 PM Statistics show, however, that the Philippines has high records of lower secondary education enrolment, adult literacy and gender parity in primary education averaging over … 70,000 Bicol pupils can’t read – DepEd. LATEST NEWS Apple warns China virus will cut iPhone production, sales. Education in the Philippines is offered through formal and non-formal systems. February 18, 2020. Philippines ranks among lowest in reading, math, and science in 2018 study. Dec 04, 2019 - 6:50 PM.
Manila Bulletin, the nation's leading newspaper, brings you the latest news and current events in the Philippines and abroad daily, since 1900. Formal education typically spans 14 years and is structured in a 6+4+4 system: 6 years of primary school education, 4 years of secondary school education, and 4 years of higher education, leading to a bachelor’s degree. February 17, 2020.