"Educational Issues In The Philippines 2011" Essays and Research Papers

  • Educational Issues In The Philippines 2011

    school that have had issues with passing there graduation tests, violence, sexual activities, social, and the media (Devlin, 2011). The writer, Devlin, (2011) argues that America is the land of opportunity, the land we can be judged. I agree with the author 100%. Today’s world should be better than it is, we should have better behavior in schools or any public place. When I was attending high school, the class size was maxed; kids today are dropping out of school or having issues within the school...

    Abuse, Bullying, Education 783  Words | 5  Pages

  • Issues Of The Philippines

    Issues of the Philippines The reign of President Ferdinand Marcos in the Philippines has changed the whole country from underdeveloped country to developed country. Through his 20 years as the most powerful man in the Philippines, he has imposed discipline and order among the Filipino citizens and thus results to a good economic state and the Philippines felt the progress and ranked as the most developed country in the South East Asia. But as President Marcos was pulled down by the power of the...

    Asia, Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines 1188  Words | 3  Pages

  • Issues in Philippine Education

    Issues in Philippine Education: In Retrospect They say that education is the best social leveler. They say that it is the very answer to poverty, corruption, hate, and ignorance. If it really is like many people believe it is, then the study of the key educational, ergo curricular, issues in the Philippines is a significant endeavor that needs serious pair of eyes, ears and hands. According to the IBON Facts and Figures, the literacy rate in the Philippines has regressed a lot over the last ten...

    Alternative education, Curriculum, Education 1611  Words | 5  Pages

  • Educational Issues

     Educational Issues Amanda R. Poole-Loggains EDU 301 Professor Nicole Benak March 23, 2015 There are many issues that are going on in the NC Educational System. This Common Core article goes a long with what is happening with the application of this set of standards in the USA. Common Core has been an issue in NC since its launch in 2009. In 2013 was when the Common Core Movement started to hit the USA. Common Core has pros/cons, and there is a debate about whether it is good...

    Education, English language, High school 862  Words | 6  Pages

  • Education Policy Issues in the Philippines

    development.3 Scope of the Essay For this reason, this essay will look into the education policy issues in the Philippines, focusing on tertiary education, which will directly relate to the socio-economic development of the country. Although, the paper will not cover fully the comprehensive issues relating to the sector of tertiary education in the Philippines, the essay will present the vital key issues concerning the following: a) globalization, b) quality and efficiency and c) relevance. Specifically...

    Education, Further education, Gymnasium 2485  Words | 7  Pages

  • Educational Issue

    Superior Educational issue Education brings a bright, successful future for a child’s learning ability. In school, there taught the essentials of what will help them throughout the rest of their lives. There are two types of schooling which are public and home schooling. A parent may ask which one is preferable? Public schooling offers more than academics, and better communication for a child’s learning environment. In advance Home school has more benefit than public schooling because you work...

    Alternative education, Compulsory education, Education 1005  Words | 3  Pages

  • Issues and Problems in the Philippine Educational System: A Challenge Towards the Attainment of Quality Education

    Issues and Problems in the Philippine Educational System: A Challenge Towards the Attainment of Quality Education Our country has gone through many changes and development for the past few years. The continuous process made great impacts in the lives of millions of Filipinos. Relatively, the changes have given us advantages not to mention the disadvantages it brought causing downfall to many people. There are numerous questions concerning the issues and problems existing in the Philippine Educational...

    College, Education, Education in the United States 1978  Words | 6  Pages

  • Problems Existing in the Philippine Educational System

    Mark Raymond C. Ferrer Section B The Problems Existing in the Philippine Educational System For many years, the Philippine educational system has been facing many problems. These problems are due to the population explosion and globalization. Another thing is gap existing between the private and the public school systems. In addition, the students in the Philippines cannot be considered competent due to different matters, such as, the errors in the textbooks given to the students in the public...

    Education, Gymnasium, High school 1107  Words | 4  Pages

  • Current Issues in the Philippines

    Plato, "Nothing is more important in human life as education. It is an indispensable necessity for mankind." Education is the key that levels the playing field of opportunity between the rich and poor, amongst social classes and races. In the Philippines, the lack of education is the primary reason why it cannot move forward towards progress, and has led to social problems such as: scarcity of job opportunities, impoverished family life, and lack of environmental concerns among the marginalized...

    Education, Environmentalism, Family 1317  Words | 4  Pages

  • A Comparison on Philippine and Indonesian Educational Systems

    an individual and the society at large. However, in two ASEAN nations, there still seems to be some shortcomings in the education sector. There are three issues in the education system of both Indonesia and Philippines that will be discussed and compared: quality, affordability of education, and budget. Philippines has revised its educational system only recently, making the compulsory years of education twelve instead of ten. With this change is the adjustment of the curriculum. All subjects under...

    ASEAN, Education, High school 695  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Philippine Educational System

    formal and non-formal. The Philippine educational system is composed of two major subsystems: the formal and the non-formal. The formal subsystem consists of sequential academic schooling at three levels. The first two levels are referred to as the basic education level, consisting of six years of primary or elementary education and four years of high school or secondary education. Basic education is intended to provide functional, scientific and social literacy. The Philippine government, through its...

    Alternative education, Education, Educational psychology 640  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Educational Status

    Philippine education is patterned after the American system, with English as the medium of instruction. Schools are classified into public (government) or private (non-government). The general pattern of formal education follows four stages: Pre-primary level (nursery, kindergarten and preparatory) offered in most private schools; six years of primary education, followed by four years of secondary education. College education usually takes four, sometimes five and in some cases as in medical...

    College, Education, High school 1643  Words | 4  Pages

  • Committee on the Reform of the Philippine Educational System

    Republic of the Philippines Laguna State Polytechnic University Santa Cruz Main Campus Graduate Studies and Applied Research Subject : Management of Philippine Schools, Colleges and Universities (EM 501) Topic : Committee on the Reform of the Philippine Educational System Reporter : Vivien Carrillo-Buag ------------------------------------------------- Professor : Mario C. Pasion, Ed.D. 1. Schurman Commission * also known as the First Philippine Commission * established by...

    Congress of the Philippines, Education, Higher education 457  Words | 3  Pages

  • Historical Perspective: Philippines Educational System

    Philippine Educational System: Historical Perspective | | The present educational system of the Philippines is the result of a long process of educational evolution.  A.     Pre-Spanish Period During the pre-Spanish period, education was informal. It means that there was no overruling agency that governs the educational system.         The child is taught at home by the parents or by some tribal tutor.        The practice of  apprenticeship, whereby a person usually learns some occupational...

    Education, Gymnasium, Higher education 773  Words | 3  Pages

  • Environmental Issue in the Philippines

    Conclusion : Environmental Issues in the Philippines The Philippines is prone to natural disasters, particularly typhoons, floods, landslides, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, and tsunamis, lying as it does astride the typhoon belt, in the active volcanic region known as the "Pacific Ring of Fire," and in the geologically unstable region between the Pacific and Eurasian tectonic plates. The Philippines also suffers major human-caused environmental degradation aggravated by a high annual...

    Fish, Fisheries, Fishery 2033  Words | 6  Pages

  • International Relations: Philippines and China on the Spratly Islands Issue

    China and the Philippines on the Spratly Islands Issue: A Realist Approach For decades, the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, now called as the Philippine Western Sea in the Philippines, has long been debated by its claimants: Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam, Taiwan, Vietnam, China, and the Philippines (Baker, 2004). Among all these states, the most active and significant actors are the Republic of the Philippines and the People’s Republic of China. There are several reasons for the dispute:...

    Palawan, Philippines, Republic of China 2110  Words | 6  Pages

  • Modern Political Issues in the Philippines

    the Jabidah Massacre slapped the abhorrent and painful issues kept inside the hearts and minds of our Muslim brethren. Deep inside, they are rebelling for being discriminated, marginalized, and forsaken. Then Nur Misuari or Chairman Nur united them under Moro National Liberation Front in the aim of getting the national government to listen and listen intently. After a widespread bloodshed, both sides took a halt and decided to bring the issues squarely on one table. It was one of the longest talks...

    Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Mindanao, Moro Islamic Liberation Front 1370  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    Competitiveness of Philippines in global map From WEF “Global Competitiveness report 2012-13”, key performance indices of Philippines in a global scale is analyzed below: [pic] 0.5% of world-wide GDP share implies Philippines is really an insignificant player in world economy in terms of economic output, and 95 millions population, about 1.5% of ~7 billion world population, means current productivity level is only one third of world average. This is a typical characteristic of developing Asian...

    Foreign direct investment, High school, Investment 1509  Words | 5  Pages

  • Unemployment in the Philippines

    Preliminary Report One | Unemployment in the Philippines | | Ysabela carisse L. de Claro | 10/15/2012 | Sociology A52 11236396 Output One in Sociology | Our country faces problems like any country in the world. Poverty, crimes, environmental issues, etc. Some problems are rather easier to solve than others but one problem that is rather massive in the Philippines is unemployment. But what is unemployment? Unemployment according to the International Labour Organization occurs when...

    Economics, Filipino people, Natural rate of unemployment 780  Words | 3  Pages

  • Impact of Population to the Philippines

    country. More specifically, several papers came out highlighting that the Philippines is already overpopulated and this is causing the economic woes of the country. A Policy Brief by the Philippine Center for Population and Development in 2010 categorically stated that “The rapid population growth in the Philippines over the last several decades has hindered the country’s economic development. From 2000 to 2009, the Philippines had one of the highest population growth rates in the Southeast Asian region...

    Economic growth, Economics, Overpopulation 1073  Words | 4  Pages

  • Unesco in the Philippines, Unesco and Its Effects on the Philippine Education System

    With the K+12 style of education being implemented in the Philippines, one must wonder what factors that prompted policy makers to implement this form of educational system. According to the Department of Education (2012, http://www.gov.ph/k-12/), K+12 is there to provide sufficient time for mastery of concepts and skills, develop lifelong learners, and prepare graduates for tertiary education, middle level skills development, employment and entrepreneurship. This is all well and good in paper but...

    Education, High school, Higher education 2077  Words | 6  Pages

  • Issue on Philippines' Education

    been made to expand access to preschool and primary education. The necessary laws for the promotion and protection of education are also in place. These include: the Barangay (Village) Day Care Center Law, which calls for the establishment of educational and day care centres in every village; the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Act, which mandates all villages to have day care centres and early learning institutions for children; and, the Governance of Basic Education Act of 2001, which...

    Early childhood education, Education, Educational stages 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Educational in Contribution to Labor Force

    The Importance of Education in Philippine Economy Submitted by: Leanne Kym Jane Lozañes Abstract The study explains the significance of quality education to the employment of an individual and to the economy of the country. Several literature points out the poor quality of education in the public school system in the country. I argue that the national policy focuses on the quantity rather than giving emphasis on both the quantity and quality of education. The relevance of the human capital theory...

    Capital, Economics, Education 2374  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Flag of Philippines There are three fields on the Philippine flag. The white equilateral triangle is on the hoist side, a band of blue at the top, and a band of red at the bottom. An eight rayed yellow sun at the center of the triangle. A small five pointed star is located at each corner of the triangle. General Emilio Aguinaldo, who the first President of the Philippines and a leader in the revolution against Spanish rule for Philippine, designed the Philippine flag. He did this while in exile...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Luzon, Manila 2038  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Contemporary Problems and Issues

    Philippine Contemporary Problems and Issues POVERTY - The state of being extremely poor. - The state of being inferior in quality or insufficient in amount. Causes of Poverty 1. Rapid Population Growth As the Philippines has financially limited resources and a high poverty rate, the rapid increase in population has become a problem because there is already insufficient resources to support the population, which leaves much fewer resources to improve the economy. From 2003 to...

    Crime, Domestic violence, Economics 1503  Words | 6  Pages

  • Corruption the Philippines

    Completely Non-corrupt Philippines: Is it even possible? To my dear audience, fellow students, classmates, teachers, and other concerned citizens, a pleasant day to each and every one! Today, I would like to convince all the Filipinos that corruption can still be eradicated from our beloved country. The Republic of the Philippines suffers a widespread corruption including the graft, bribery, embezzlement, backdoor deals, nepotism and patronage. In the early 1960s, the Philippines was an economic power...

    Bribery, Corruption, Corruption Perceptions Index 932  Words | 3  Pages

  • Bt Corn Issues in the Philippines

    Issues on BT Corn The Philippines, being an agricultural country, has been taking steps in the development of the technology for the agricultural sector. Several institutions are studying the best possible ways of increasing crop yield, allowing crops to thrive in different environmental conditions, developing low-cost and eco-friendly fertilizers and eradication of pests. The development of new technology for latter problem has been the main concern of the agricultural crowd because after six...

    Agriculture, Digestion, Genetically modified food 799  Words | 3  Pages

  • economic problems in philippines

    1. Heavy Traffic 2. Trash 3. Flooding everytime there is rain 4. High crime rates 5. Drugs 6. Poor Educational System 7. Poverty as seen in the squatter areas 8. Too much politics 9. Pollution 10. Poor healthcare what are top ten environmental problem WHAT ARE OUR TOP 10 ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS? by Whit Gibbons March 26, 2006 Listing the top 10 of a group is always appealing. Ten most-wanted fugitives by the FBI. Top ten songs, books, and best-dressed celebrities. And David Letterman...

    Economic problem, Economy of the Philippines, Environmental issue 1073  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Educational and Race Issue on Everyday Use

    Auliya Atika F. Auliya Atika F. Mr. Gindho Rizano M.Hum Prose II May 24, 2012 Final Task Examination The Educational and Race Issue in Everyday Use Everyday Use is a part of the short story collection In Love and Trouble: Stories of Black Woman (1973) by Alice Walker (Wikipedia). Alice Walker is an African – American blooded who often made issues about African – American itself mostly in her works . Everyday Use is one of her outstanding work which got many appreciation from...

    Family, Fiction, Short story 1745  Words | 5  Pages

  • PHILIPPINES

    BACKGROUND Tourism is a major contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • Economic Problem in the Philippines

    10 Economic Problems of the Philippines 1. Over-dependence on Global Economy The growth of the Philippines economy drastically slowed to just 3.6% in the first three quarters of 2011, which is significantly less than the 7%-8% growth targeted by administration's Philippine Development Plan (PDP). Though the slowdown may have been due to the ongoing global crisis, it was markedly slower in comparison to other South-East Asian neighbors. Economic performance figures indicated a contraction...

    Austerity, Economic problem, Economics 1596  Words | 5  Pages

  • Senate of the Philippines and Philippine Government

    government agencies and Political leaders in the Philippines | 1/29/2011 | Different Government Agencies * The Civil Service Commission of the Philippines (CSC) is a government agency which deals with civil service matters and conflict resolution. It is tasked with the responsibility of overseeing the integrity of government actions and processes. The commission was originally founded in 1900 through Act No. 5 of the Philippine Commission and was solidified as a bureau in 1905....

    Administrative law, Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino 837  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Tourism in the Philippines Tourism in the Philippines is a major economic contributor to the Philippine economy. The Philippines is an archipelagic country composed of 7,107 islands. It offers a rich biodiversity with its tropical rainforests, mountains, beaches, coral reefs, islands, and diverse range of flora and fauna, making it as one of the megadiverse countries in the world. In 2012, the country attracted 4,272,811 visitors. History Philippine tourism flourished in the 1970s and early...

    Cebu, Luzon, Manila 1435  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Economic Issues

    economic activity can be determined through investments running in the country. Inflation will benefit citizens as long as it is between the targeted inflation rate of that certain country. An example would be the recent inflation rate in the Philippines wherein it was leaning towards 2.6% which was lower than the expected 3-5% rate. To solve this (and increase inflation rate), BSP made an overnight interest rate where they decreased the interest rate. This will eventually result to many borrowing...

    Economics, Inflation, Interest rate 1819  Words | 3  Pages

  • Legal Issues in Philippine Education

    lost their dignity of pocketing the excess amount that is supposed to be liquidated. Money is the root of all evil. No matter how big or small the amount is, still the act is offensive. Maybe those teachers taught that the money will not create any issue since it is too small or they taught that it will compensate their hard labor of sponsoring the event. But still, the idea is against the law—and punishable by law. Case No. 3 Libel cases against 9 DepEd-IX employees dismissed; graft case...

    Case No. 111-97-TC, Complaint, Defamation 2571  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippines

    Gonzales, N. V. M. (1998). Philippines. Paris: SOS Incorporated. Hicks, N. (1999). This is the Philippines. London: New Holland Publisher Ltd. Hicks, N. (2002). The magic of the Philippines. London: New Holland Ltd. Insight Guides. (2005). Singapore: APA Publications. Laya, J. & Castaneda, L. (1996). Prusisyon. Philippines: St. Pauls Press. Loop, H. & Carpentier, D. (2008). Central Philippines. Cebu: PDP Digital Inc. Yuson, A. (2003). The Philippines. Singapore: Tuttle Publishing...

    Filipino people, Philippines 777  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines BUSN 105 10/14/2012 Amy Westbrook The Philippines is a cultural anomaly. Situated in the heart of South East Asia, the Philippines are quite unique among the nations situated around it. Being heavily influenced by Spain, Mexico, The United States and the Catholic Church add to its uniqueness. Inhabited by around 92 million people the culture of the Philippines is quite diverse. The majority are of ethnic Malay stock. However, unlike neighboring countries such as Malaysia...

    Asia, Catholic Church, Filipino people 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • K12 Educational System in the Philippines - a Policy Paper

    HomeLog InSign Up K12 Educational System in the Philippines - A Policy Papermore by Glenne Lagura 46,281 Download (.pdf) Policy_Paper(K12)updated-signed.pdf 596 KB Page | 10 In view of Sarah Katrina Maramag’s idea, “ the crisis of the Philippine education system, in all levels, is stemmed not on the superficial, in this case the number of schooling years, but rather on the conditions and foundation on which it subsists. Unless the government addresses in earnest poor public spending...

    Education, Education in the United States, Educational psychology 1876  Words | 7  Pages

  • Business Process Outsourcing in the Philippines

    Lyceum of the Philippines University Muralla St., Intramuros, Manila College of International Relations A.Y. 2012 – 2013 In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the subject Philippine Economic Development Goals and Issues Business Process Outsourcing in the Philippines BALTAZAR, Janine C. DOM, Patrick Jason D. JERUTA, John Paul M. RAAGAS, Krissel Joy L. SANTELICES, Kym Jeanette R. SILVESTRE, Allison G. March 2013 TABLE OF CONTENTS I. Table of Contents II...

    Business process, Business process outsourcing, Call center industry in the Philippines 1761  Words | 6  Pages

  • Political Issue

    History Historical Perspective of the Philippine Educational System Education in the Philippines has undergone several stages of development from the pre-Spanish times to the present. In meeting the needs of the society, education serves as focus of emphases/priorities of the leadership at certain periods/epochs in our national struggle as a race. As early as in pre-Magellanic times, education was informal, unstructured, and devoid of methods. Children were provided more vocational training and...

    Education, Education in the United States, Gymnasium 1679  Words | 4  Pages

  • Educational Theories

    Applying Leadership Theories Essay Juan Castillo Grand Canyon University EDA: 575 May 22,2013 What is the best educational theory that can be implemented and provide success for school administrators in a learning environment? That is the million-dollar question that remains to be answered. Since the commence of education, school administrators have implemented numerous leadership behavior styles to maximize teacher performance, improve the quality of education for every child, while enhancing...

    Decision making, Decision making software, Decision theory 1437  Words | 5  Pages

  • ballet philippines

    I. Ballet Philippines II. Executive Summary The case is about the ballet performer status in the Philippines and also the turnover and salary of the performers and how to deal with the turnovers in lack of promotions. III. Background of the Case Founded in 1969 by Alice Reyes with the support of Eddie Elejar and the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Ballet Philippines (BP) is widely recognized today as a cornerstone of the Filipino cultural identity. Its audience represents...

    Ballet, Classical ballet, Glossary of ballet 938  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Laws Governing the Administration and Management of the Educational System in the Philippines

    appropriate steps to make such education accessible to all as stipulated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution? With this research paper, may we learn to observe and discover laws and regulations that could provide broad general instruction and enlightenment of new knowledge that can be useful in the improvement of the quality of human life. The 1987 Philippine Constitution Article 14 of the 1987 Philippine Constitution stipulates that the school shall inculcate patriotism and nationalism...

    College, Education, High school 1289  Words | 5  Pages

  • Catholic Educational Association: Convention Summary

    Professional Readings/Sharing Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines National Convention at the historic landmark Manila Hotel References: Philippine Daily Inquirer > Online Name of the Materials: Philippine Daily Inquirer Date of Issue: September 15, 2009© All rights reserved Page No.: 2 Pages Publisher: Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines Author: President Msgr. Gerardo O. Santos, Ed.D Writer: President Msgr. Gerardo O. Santos, Ed.D Introduction: ...

    Committee of Public Safety, French First Republic, Louis XVI of France 681  Words | 3  Pages

  • Natural resources scarcity in philippines

    Philippines - Wealth Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services Photo: Beach in Philippines More Information Context Progress Institutional design What's New? Context The Philippines is among the few countries that implemented environmental and natural resources accounting during the 1990’s and early 2000’s, but it has only been implemented minimally over the last 10 years due to budgetary constraints, among other issues. The new political leadership emphasizes governance reforms...

    Biodiversity, Ecological economics, Ecology 747  Words | 3  Pages

  • Mutya Philippines

    Santos The Philippines is continuously struggling for survival. It’s sad to say that in our country, corruption is rampant, crimes are uncontrolled, population increases every year, and poverty incessantly pulls down not just the nation but also the Filipino people. Indeed, our country is faced with a lot of problems and issues that affect the lives of many Filipinos. Furthermore, one of the most controversial quandaries is the poor quality of education, which is also the root of all issues in the society...

    Education, Ferdinand Marcos, Filipino people 1051  Words | 3  Pages

  • The State And The State Of The Environment In The Philippines

    The State and the State of the Environment in the Philippines The clamor for environmental preservation became stronger when the issues of global warming and environmental degradation took centerstage. All around the world, states have been doing their best to pass legislations that would protect the environment for the use of the future generation. Hence, the concept of sustainable development has also developed in response to the global issue—something that the past development planners did not...

    Coral reef, Environmentalism, Marine Protected Area 1462  Words | 5  Pages

  • Developed Countries Have a Responsibility to Give Aid to Developing Countries Because Immigration Issues Can Be Reduced by Educational and Healthcare Assistanceessay

    Developed countries have a responsibility to give aid to developing countries because immigration issues can be reduced by educational and healthcare assistanceEssay educational and healthcare assistance Have you ever wondered whether developed countries have a responsibility to assist developing countries or not, and what is the negative impact for developed countries...

    Cyprus, Developed country, Developing country 1354  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippine Educational System

    Chapter 1 Background: The Philippine Educational System The educational framework in contemporary Philippines is guided by philosophical orientations that put primacy on pursuit and information of knowledge, skills, values, and attitudes necessary to make the Filipino a productive member of the society. It is geared towards the pursuit of better quality of life for all Filipinos. This framework also endeavours to harness productive capacity of the countries human resource base towards international...

    Curriculum, Education, Higher education 548  Words | 2  Pages

  • Position Paper on Advanced Nursing Practice in the Amendment of the Philippine Nursing Act of 2002

    Position Paper on Advanced Practice Nursing in the Amendment of the Philippine Nursing Act of 2002 Garces, Kuhraya Garcia, Sam Javier, Harvey Gian Labis, Katrina Mia Laganao, Leonivic Lamique, John Noriel Lauro, Recca Jane BSN4-B Oct. 5, 2013 Identification of the issue Before the general elections on May 2013, Senator Cynthia Villar’s statement on “room nurses” drew ire from many Filipinos, especially those associated to the nursing profession...

    Advanced practice nurse, Health care, Healthcare occupations 1513  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Demographics The national population of the Philippines is approximately ninety million people. The national language of the Philippines is Filipino, which is also called Tagalog. English is also spoken and understood throughout the country. English is the language for commercial and legal transactions. The Philippines is the third largest English-speaking country in the world. The major religion of the Philippines is Roman Catholicism. The Philippines is divided into three different geographical...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Jollibee 1057  Words | 4  Pages

  • Political Stability in the Philippines for 2011

    Political stability following the May 2010 election of President Benigno Aquino III is soothing investors' worries about Philippine stocks, and may translate into lasting market gains. Aquino, son of the late President Corazon Aquino and slain political leader Benigno Aquino Jr., rose to power on a platform of fighting corruption, improving educational standards and supporting projects controlled by private companies instead of the government, in a bid to create jobs and boost growth. The stability...

    Ayala Corporation, Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino 578  Words | 2  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines * Known by many names in song and story. * Before Magellan’s arrival, Chinese traders called it “Mai” meaning “Land of Barbarians”. Pearl of the Orient Seas * The names which modern writers give. * The most romantic name of our country. * One of the beautiful land in the Far East. Philippines * Northernmost point: Y’Ami Isle 78 miles from Taiwan * Southernmost tip: Salvage Isle 34 miles from Borneo Philippines * An archipelago of 7, 107 islands. 2...

    Filipino language, Luzon, Manila 724  Words | 3  Pages

  • Current Issues on Philippine Education

    Current Problems of the Philippine Educational System 1. The government only spends 12percent of the national budget for education that is far from the suggested cut of the World Bank which is 20%. Our finance to education is very far from other Asian countries like Malaysia and Thailand. 2. Lack of well-trained teachers and classrooms to cut down number of students. 3. Low salaries of teachers. 4. The government is very slow in giving quality and standardized education to provinces. They...

    Education, History of education, Interactive whiteboard 358  Words | 2  Pages

  • Geography of the Philippines essay

    the South East Asian nation of the Philippines. The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago, or chain of islands, located off the south-eastern coast of Asia. Consisting of over 7,000 volcanic islands with a total land area of nearly 300,000 square kilometers (approximately the size of Arizona), islands of the Philippines are predominantly mountainous except for densely populated coastal plains on larger islands. The country is located over the Philippine Trench, a plate tectonic boundary which...

    Archipelago, Asia, East Asia 1415  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippines: Factors Causing Unemployment

    Philippines: Factors Causing Unemployment Even with a booming economy, there are still some countries experiencing the imminent problem of unemployment. This paper analyzes the major factors affecting the high unemployment rate in the Philippines. The country has showed some positive progress on their economy; however, its unemployment rate still ranks highest among its neighboring Southeast Asian countries. Unemployment affects so many aspects of the economy, so knowing the root causes of unemployment...

    Business cycle, Central Intelligence Agency, Economics 1182  Words | 4  Pages

  • Empowering Reforestation in the Philippines

    the Orient- the Philippines- continuous degradation of the forests or what is known to be deforestation (Maycock, 2011, p.398) is being performed, resulting to serious problems including the displacement of wildlife species, the occurrence of severe effects during or after a tropical storm (which is commonly experienced by Filipinos), and the increasing level of temperature in the country. In fact, Philippines ranks number three in the world’s fastest deforestation rate (Padilla, 2011) that has mainly...

    Biodiversity, Biosequestration, Carbon dioxide 1186  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippines: a Laggard of Tourism and Aviation in Southeast Asia?

    The Philippines has been known as a hub of Southeast Asia up until the mid-1960s. With Philippine Airlines as the country’s major flag carrier, many countries and airlines wanted to be like the Philippines. Unfortunately, some events led to the downfall of the tourism and aviation of the country thus leading to the country’s current situation: a laggard in tourism and aviation. Before the start of this paper, definition of terms would be provided for hub, laggard, tourism and aviation. The National...

    Aircraft, Airline, Asia 1891  Words | 7  Pages

  • Educational Preparation

    Educational Preparation juli mar Grand Canyon University NRS 430 12-18-11 Educational Preparation There are 2 common, but different, pathways to receiving a RN license. You can earn a bachelor’s degree (BSN) or an associate degree, (ADN). While there are similarities between the two programs, a BSN takes two additional years of college at a university. Both programs teach nursing skills, electives ,science courses, and clinicals. But, the BSN program is a more in-depth study of nursing...

    Critical thinking, Florence Nightingale, Health care 997  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philosophical Movement that Shaped Philippine Education

    Pre-colonial period  During the pre-colonial period, education was still decentralized. Children were provided with more vocational training but fewer academics. Philippine schools were headed by parents or by their tribal tutors. They employed a unique writing system known as baybayin. Spanish Period  When the Spanish first arrived in Manila, they were surprised to find a population with a literacy rate higher than that of Madrid.  During the early Spanish period, most education was conducted...

    Education, Ferdinand Marcos, First Philippine Republic 1126  Words | 4  Pages

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