No rest for overworked, underpaid Filipino teachers, group says

Quezon City Public School Teachers Association (QCPSTA) President Kristhean Navales (in green polo shirt) during their monitoring of safety protocols in a public school on the city. (Photo courtesy QCPSTA Facebook page) By MARK LAVARRO Bulatlat.com STA. CRUZ, Laguna — Filipino teachers are not likely to have their much-needed rest as the Department of Education… Continue reading No rest for overworked, underpaid Filipino teachers, group says

Union groups give Duterte’s performance a grade of ‘poor, poor, poor’

By LUISA SANDOVAL Bulatlat.com MANILA— A local advertisement here in the Philippines once asked – where can your P20 bring you? For government workers here, it meant a measly salary increase in the last five years of President Rodrigo Duterte. “(President Duterte’s) performance is very poor among our ranks, especially on our calls for salary… Continue reading Union groups give Duterte’s performance a grade of ‘poor, poor, poor’