How We Appreciate Teachers
President Obama on teachers: "We really can’t say enough about how important their role is in making sure that America succeeds. So thank you for what you’re giving our children and what you’re giving our nation."
Happy Teacher Appreciation Day.
|Above photo copied from Barack Obama Facebook page|
PROTEST DE MAYO!
JOIN THE PROTEST AGAINST THE UNFAIR AND DECEPTIVE PBB SCHEME AND DEMAND FOR A P10,000 INCREASE FOR TEACHERS' SALARY!
SEE YOU ALL IN FRONT OF DBM GATES AT P. CASAL ST., FOOT OF AYALA BRIDGE, MANILA AT 9:00AM, THURSDAY, MAY 8.
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TDC vows to launch series of mass actions this month dubbed as PROTEST DE MAYO, a Santacruzan-inspired series of actions starting this week up to the resumption of classes in June.
“On Thursday, we will launch ‘Protests De Mayo’ in front of DBM office and will march Sagala-style to Mendiola Bridge to protest government’s inaction on the demands of public school teachers.” Basas ended.
|Above copied from Teachers' Dignity|
|Above copied from Alliance of Concerned Teachers - Philippines|
This is a memorandum that demonstrates how the Philippine government measures teachers. The above memo comes with a table of teacher applicants. The columns of the table have the following headings:
The above is not easy to read so here are the headings:
- Name of applicant
- Address and contact number
- Contact number
- Preferred school
- Education (20 pts.)
- PBET or LET rating (10 pts.)
- Experential Learning Course (5 pts.)
- Teaching Experience (15 pts.)
- Specialized Training Skills (5 pts.)
- Interview (10 pts.)
- Demonstration (20 pts.)
- Communication Skills (15 pts.)
- Total points