2 weeks DepEd seeks ‘humanistic education’ amid COVID-19 pandemic MB
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot  As countries around the world grapple with the challenge to ensure learning continuity amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Education Secretary Leonor Briones on Thursday underscored the importance of retaining the “humanistic aspects” of education. Education Secretary Leonor Briones(DepEd / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Briones espoused this advocacy as she addressed 11 education ministers from Southeast Asian member-countries in a virtual conference to discuss education policies and best practices in the first SEAMEO Ministerial Policy e-Forum on COVID-19 Response. Education ministers from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, Philippines, Timor-Leste, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam held the ... more