MULTIMEDIA

Back to school 2019: What can new students expect?

ABS-CBN Investigative and Research Group

Posted at Jun 03 2019 02:05 PM | Updated as of Jun 03 2019 02:07 PM

Millions of students troop back to public schools as the 2019-2020 school year opened on Monday, June 3. 

With relatively high population growth, the Department of Education has to catch up with increased demand yearly for classrooms and teachers. 

ABS-CBN Investigative and Research Group looks at the Secretary of Education's budget for resources this school year and other data on Philippine basic education.