Sunday, August 23rd, 2015
“Philippine education system and its funding pattern follows the neoliberal education framework, which considers education not as a public good, but something that you need to buy.”
Thursday, August 20th, 2015
“The Aquino administration should no longer drag its heels in effecting a new round of salary increases for around 1.4 million employees in government.”
Wednesday, August 12th, 2015
“Patricia Licuanan’s statement further exposed the true intention of the administration of President Aquino to abdicate its obligation to ensure that children and the youth will have an opportunity to study and finish higher education.”
Sunday, August 9th, 2015
Some “Iskolar ng Bayan” have turned to sleeping in the streets, in protest, and out of options for a place to stay.
Sunday, July 26th, 2015
“The onslaught of commercialization and education deregulation under the Aquino administration has driven not one, but many students to desperation and even death. This is Aquino’s real legacy to the Filipino youth.”
Friday, July 10th, 2015
“If this senate hearing pushes through, it will be a good venue to really talk about the issue and to have all the parties involved to face each other.”
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
The indigenous children’s right to education continues to be violated, as government seems to be hindering the operations of alternative schools, instead of recognizing their efforts, said the Save Our Schools Network.
Saturday, June 27th, 2015
Petitioners said the new education curriculum puts to waste future mathematicians, scientists and engineers as it dilutes the school’s special science curriculum.
Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
Lumad chiefs say they will not leave until their children are back in school.
Thursday, June 4th, 2015
“We have been waiting all our lives for the government to build a school in our communities, but now that we are able to build schools with our own perseverance, why do they want to close it?”
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015
“How can the Aquino administration claim that it’s ready for K to 12 when it can’t even provide basic access to schools to millions of children?” Related story: BulatlatAsks #How was your first day of school?