1 week Solons drum up support for P20-B DepEd budget for printing of modules MB
Leaders of the House of Representatives appealed Thursday (Oct. 15)  to their colleagues to support their proposed P20-billion budget augmentation for the Department of Education’s printing of self-learning modules (SLMs) for this year.  During the House of Representatives’ plenary deliberations on the DepEd’s proposed P606. 47-billion budget for 2021, Bohol 1st District Rep. Edgar Chatto asked colleagues to “really look seriously to increasing the budgetary allocation” of the agency for the printing and reproduction of learning modules. “The proposal from the DepEd says P40 billion is being needed. Both unprogrammed funds and regular allocation only total P20 billion so ... more