4 weeks Mental health of students, teachers a ‘big challenge’ amid pandemic – DepEd chief Inquirer
https://youtu.be/Qao_i3TAPPw MANILA, Philippines --- Ensuring the mental health of students and teachers during the COVID-19 pandemic is a big challenge for the Department of Education (DepED), Education Secretary Leonor Briones said on Monday as she confirmed the suicide of a student. "On the matter of these psychosocial problems which have emerged, so far among K-12 learners, one case has been documented where we can see the relation to COVID. They say the child committed suicide because of COVID," Briones said in Filipino during the taped televised meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte. "We believe, Mr. President, that big challenge for our ... more