2 weeks Youth group tells DepEd: Just admit that we’re not ready for classes Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- A youth group has urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to concede that the country's educational system is not ready for distance learning, claiming that the agency's budget hearing raised questions on whether preparations are adequate. The Samahan ng Progresibong Kabataan (Spark) was referring to issues mentioned during the hearing for DepEd's 2021 budget at the House of Representatives' Committee on appropriations, like admissions from officials that students may have to share modules due to budget restrictions. Modules are learning materials that may be used by students who cannot comply with distance learning schemes or online classes ... more