A blog that tackles issues on basic education (in the Philippines and the United States) including early childhood education, the teaching profession, math and science education, medium of instruction, poverty, and the role of research and higher education.
Philippines' Basic Education Shortages for School Year 2013
...The board member said that he met with 70 kindergarten teachers in Victorias City, who aired out their sentiments against low pay.
According to Lacson, these teachers only receive P3,000 per month allowance, as he revealed that with the low compensation, these teachers have to endure very long delays in the release of their allowance. “Their allowance since December 2012 was released only recently,” Lacson said....