Education

Education
by Win Gatchalian on October, 3, 2022

Lower fund for higher education programs affects thousands of students

Senator Win Gatchalian will seek additional funding for next year’s higher education programs to ensure that qualified students will not be deprived of free college education and financial assistance.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on October, 2, 2022

Secure budget for ALS, SPED

Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing to have separate line items for the budgets of the Alternative Learning System (ALS) and Special Education (SPED).

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 24, 2022

On addressing classroom shortage: Let LGUs do the construction

Senator Win Gatchalian is proposing that local government units (LGUs) be given the task of constructing classrooms to efficiently address the shortage nationwide.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 23, 2022

Inquiry on use of Filipino Sign Language for deaf education

Amid the celebration of the International Day of Sign Languages today, September 23, Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing for a Senate inquiry on the impact of using the Filipino Sign Language (FSL) as the language of instruction of deaf education.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 20, 2022

Funding support for learners with disabilities

Senator Win Gatchalian has vowed to ensure that learners with disabilities will receive funding support under the 2023 national budget.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 18, 2022

Bill to establish the Philippine Online Library

Senator Win Gatchalian has filed a bill that seeks to establish the Philippine Online Library, which will give elementary and secondary learners free and undisrupted access to digitized copies of textbooks and learning materials.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 12, 2022

Math and Science High Schools in all provinces

Senator Win Gatchalian has refiled a measure that seeks to establish a math and science high school in all provinces nationwide, a move that aligns with the administration’s directive to strengthen focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) in basic education.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 11, 2022

Expansion of senior high school voucher program

Senator Win Gatchalian is eyeing the expansion of the Senior High School-Voucher Program (SHS-VP) to help struggling private schools recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Education
by Win Gatchalian on September, 10, 2022

On National Teachers’ Month: Uphold teachers’ welfare, raise their salaries

Following the celebration of the National Teachers’ Month from September 5 to October 5, Senator Win Gatchalian vowed to pursue measures that will uphold the welfare of teachers and raise their salaries.