Category Archives: ALIVE

PEACETALK: Basic understanding and commentary on education in the Bangsamoro

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews / 15 Sept) — Education is the most important institution because it develops all other institutions for effective functioning of a society. Social scientists regard education as a mirror of society because its level of quality portrays and dictates social conditions or status.  In a global setting, advanced countries and first world economies […]

KISSA AND DAWAT: Notes on DepEd’s Madrasah Education Program

AMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 13 January) — The target beneficiaries are the Bangsamoro children and youth. The term “Bangsamoro” is an umbrella term for the 14 ethno-linguistics groups in Mindanao, Sulu and Palawan. The Bangsamoro are primarily Islamized ethno-linguistic groups: Bajaw, Bangingi, Iranun, Jama Mapun, Kagan, Kalibogan, Maguindanaon, Meranaw, Molbog, Palawani, Yakan, Sama, Sangil and […]