Posts Tagged Teachers

Senator asks Duterte to certify bills on teachers’ pay hike as urgent

Robie de Guzman   •   October 8, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Tuesday asked President Rodrigo Duterte to certify as urgent bills seeking to raise the salary for teachers. Gatchalian made the statement after Duterte...

Duterte vows to hike teachers’ pay this year

Robie de Guzman   •   October 7, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has assured teachers that their awaited pay increase will be given this year. Duterte made the promise when he arrived in Davao City on...

Free MRT-3 ride for our beloved teachers!

Aileen Cerrudo   •   October 4, 2019

The Metro Rail Transit-3 will be giving free rides to teachers in celebration of World Teachers’ Day on October 5. Teachers can avail the free ride from 5:30 a.m. to...

Deped to hire 10K new teachers under 2020 budget

Aileen Cerrudo   •   September 3, 2019

The Department of Education (Deped) plans to hire 10,000 new teachers and 5,000 non-teaching staff under the 2020 national budget. Deped will be allocating P1.28 billion for the creation of...

Mandatory continuing education for teachers pushed in Senate

Robie de Guzman   •   July 20, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Friday said he has filed a bill pushing for the establishment of a mandatory continuing education program for elementary and high school teachers....

7.6% of teachers who served as BEIs received honoraria—Comelec

Aileen Cerrudo   •   May 20, 2019

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has already given out honoraria to 7.6% of teachers who served as Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs). During a press briefing on Monday (May 20),...

ACT party-list seeks to reverse CA’s dismissal of petition vs profiling of teachers

Freema Gloria   •   March 6, 2019

The ACT-Teachers party-list is asking the Court of Appeals to reverse its decision to dismiss the group’s petition for a writ of preliminary injunction against the Philippine National Police’ alleged...

Striking teachers rally in Los Angeles

admin   •   January 15, 2019

More than 30,000 Los Angeles teachers demanding pay raises and smaller classes walked off the job in America’s second-largest school system on Monday (January 14), marching downtown in the rain...

DOLE issues regulation on Filipino English teachers for China

admin   •   December 18, 2018

MANILA, Philippines — Recruitment and deployment of Filipino teachers for tertiary educational institutions in China is now open after the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) released its guidelines on the...

P9.5B to fund hiring of 31,335 teachers — DBM

admin   •   March 5, 2014

From the Department of Budget and Management  Secretary Abad: New hires to fast-track closure of teacher-supply gap by 2015 In view of the Aquino administration’s goal to ramp up education reform...


The Philippine Broadcast Hub

UNTV, 915 Barangay Philam,

EDSA, Quezon City M.M. 1104

(+632) 8396-8688 (Tel)

(+632) 8920.8336 (Fax) (General inquiries)

UNTV News and Rescue Emergency Hotlines:

LANDLINE (+632) 8396-8688


(+632) 8 442.6244 Loc. 143, 144, 162, 164


UNTV is a major TV broadcast network with 24-hour programming. An Ultra High Frequency station with strong brand content that appeal to everyone, UNTV is one of the most trusted and successful Philippine networks that guarantees wholesome and quality viewing experience.