Article: An Introduction to Accreditation and Quality Assurance in Higher Education in the Philippines

I’m often reminded during my regular evaluation work of the value Filipino people bring to my community. Thousands of nurses, doctors, and dentists from the Philippines, for example, have had their credentials evaluated by me and my colleagues. These Phi

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Transnational Higher Education Act becomes law in the Philippines

The president of the Philippines passed the Transnational Higher Education Act (TNHE) into law on the 28th of August, 2019. This law, also known as Republic Act No. 11448, allows foreign higher education institutions (HEIs) the ability to collaborate wit

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Online Verification: Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency Test link updated (Philippines)

The Department of Education (DepEd) of the Philippines provides lists of students who have passed the Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency Test (ALS A&E Test) at either the Elementary or Secondary level from 1999 to the present. The

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Additional countries closing schools due to coronavirus

Schools and universities in Italy have been closed for over a week in an attempt to contain the coronavirus outbreak. Other countries that have followed suit include Bolivia, France, Ireland, the Philippines, Portugal, and Spain. Some states in Germany,

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Expansion of Secondary Education in the Philippines: Senior High School

For many years primary and secondary education in the Philippines was a total of 10 years (primary grades 1-6, secondary grades 7-10). When students completed grade 10 they received a diploma (Katunayan or Katibayan in Filipino) issued by the secondary s

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