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Killing of IP teacher and leaders, an attack against the people's right to education; hits Luistro and PNoy's inaction

"We are aghast that due to the inutility of the Department of Education, Commission on Human Rights and of the BS Aquino regime to act on our long standing call against the continuing blatant attack against alternative schools and human rights abuses committed against their teachers, administrators, students and residents, the atrocities continu

PRESS STATEMENT: Teachers launched a nationwide social media day for salary increase; vowed for bigger mass actions if unheeded

“In order for us to retain our best of the best instructors and professors and to afford them decent and quality living standards, a pay hike must then be implemented now.

PRESS RELEASE: Teachers reiterate calls for the immediate release of unconditional permits for IP schools; hits continuing military attacks against teachers, students and community

"We call on the government through the Department of Education to stand for the right of the IPs for education and to reject all attempts to be used as an instrument by the military and its subsidiary units which include CAFGU and para-military groups like Alamara (an armed IP group alleged to be operating under the supervision of the AFP) in at

ACT to PNoy: Establish more PUP campuses with enough budget, reiterates calls for higher pay for college professors

“In order for us to retain our best of the best instructors and professors and to afford them decent and quality living standards, a pay hike must then be implemented now.

PRESS STATEMENT:“Same” Perennial problems persist as classes in public school starts today

PRESS STATEMENT
June 1, 2015

For Reference: Mr. Benjie Valbuena, ACT National Chairman
+63 916 -229 4515

“Same” Perennial problems persist as classes in public school starts today

PRESS STATEMENT:Teachers to Secretary Luistro: Your mandate is to ensure that youth has access to education, not to close and militarize schools

We are reminding Sec. Luistro that his principal role is to ensure that everyone be guaranteed the right to education. Any move that would be done contrary to this is a clear violation of the right of the children and community to education. We demand that Dr. Fadul be immediately removed from her office!

PRESS STATEMENT: Teachers to PNOy and Sec. Luistro: Quality education is not K to 12, asked to address shortages of teachers, classrooms and facilities

"We strongly believe that K to 12 will not address the problems besetting our education system but will just worsen the situation. K to 12 will not give Filipinos a quality education. Because of this, we, teachers, students and parents, will welcome June 1, 2015 Class Opening with different mass protests all over the Philippines.

DepED told: quit wasting money for cheap gimmicks to hide loopholes of K to 12, asked to address shortages in schools instead

“We call on DepED Secretary Luistro to settle all the expenses incurred by these incidents.

PRESS STATEMENT: For tolerating rights abusers and failing to protect schools, SDS Fadul and Secretary Armin Luistro must resign now !

We call on DepEd Sec. Luistro to act on this concern immediately and investigate Dr.Fadul’s connivance with the military. He must also ensure that STTICLC will continue to operate come June 1, 2015,” ended Mr. Benjie Valbuena.

PRESS STATEMENT
May 29, 2015

PRESS STATEMENT: K to 12 is the road towards a more problematic education system

“We call on Education Secretary Bro. Armin Luistro to open his eyes and mind to the glaring reality that K to 12 is nothing but a gimmick and will not solve the problems besetting our education system.

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