Ched 7 scholarships reach P113M for 1st sem of 2020-2021

THE Commission on Higher Education (Ched) 7 paid about P113 million for its 11,599 ongoing college and university scholars and grantees in Central Visayas for the first semester of academic year (A.Y.) 2020-2021. Melissa Castillote, Ched education supervisor II and Student Financial Assistance Programs (StuFAPs) coordinator, said Ched 7 paid a total of P112,994,826.37 based […]

Utzurrum: Online ballet classes ongoing

Now here’s real good news for Cebu! Gregory Aaron (Mr. A), co-artistic director of Balletcenter-Cebu, had the distinction of being recently invited to conduct a Teacher’s Course for the esteemed organization ABAP. ABAP has a membership base composed of talented personalities, with the following officers: president Jonathan Terry, vice president Noemi Onglengco Silangcruz, secretary Pam […]

Limpag: Helpful habit

THE complaint, it seems, is universal. From teachers, students and even parents alike. Almost everyone involved in the modular learning, or even blended learning, has picked up a bad habit or two. Wake up late. Check. Spend too much time in front of a gadget. Check. Bumming around. Check. Milo and the Department of Education […]

U.S. CDC recommends schools reopen with masks and rigid health protocols

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday issued new guidance for U.S. schools to reopen, recommending universal mask-wearing and physical distancing as key COVID-19 mitigation strategies to get children back in the classroom quickly. The guidelines, which also emphasize the need for facility-cleaning, personal hygiene and contact tracing, are intended to give […]