CHED lists exceptions to field trip ban

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Feb 27 2017 03:39 PM | Updated as of Feb 27 2017 08:36 PM

MANILA - The Commission to Higher Education on Monday identified school activities that are not covered by its moratorium on field trips and educational tours. 

Among these exceptions, CHED said, were on the job training, field instruction field study, ship board training, international educational trips, international educational linkage, retreat and recollections. 

The commission halted colleges and universities from carrying out field trips after a bus transporting students to a camp site figured in an accident that left 15 people dead in Tanay, Rizal. 

Dozens were also injured as the bus rammed an electric post, with 4 still confined in Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center on Monday. -- Report from Kori Quintos, ABS-CBN News