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Labor Rights should be included in the K-12 curriculum — the SPARK

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK A PROGRESSIVE student group calls on the Department of Education to include “Labor Rights” in the K-12 curriculum so that graduates of the program will truly be “job ready” as the education department proudly claims. This was learned shortly after the Samahan ng Progresibong Kabataan (SPARK), in a statement, welcomed […]

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Young Pinoys bag 126 medals in Singapore math competition

THE Philippine Team early this month collected 126 medals in the 4th Singapore International Mathematics Olympiad Challenge. The SIMOC, which was held on July 7 and 8, is a unique concept of mathematics competition, which, according to its website, not only tests the ability to solve mathematical problems but also tests the ability to work […]

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PH environment watchdog calls for lead free schools

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK AN environment and public health watchdog called on all of the country’s public elementary and secondary school heads to make lead safety part of the annual “Brigada Eskwela,” the bayanihan effort by the government and the local communities to conduct maintenance and repair of public school buildings and campuses. The […]