Vaccination rate increasing, HEIs need final push on 3-day Vaccination Drive – CHED

“The vaccination rates for faculty, staff, and students continue to increase but we need to push harder during the three-day vaccination drive to facilitate limited face-to-face classes.” This is the statement issued by Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Chairman Popoy de Vera as he continued with his “Padyak Para sa Flexible Learning: Sama-samang Vaccination Program” continue reading : Vaccination rate increasing, HEIs need final push on 3-day Vaccination Drive – CHED

Medical, nursing students can now be vaccinators – CHED

Post-graduate/undergraduate interns, clinical clerks, and fourth-year medicine and nursing students can now become vaccinators and participate in the National COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment and Vaccination Program. This is after the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the Department of Health (DOH) released Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 2021-003 entitled, “Interim Guidelines on the Voluntary Participation of continue reading : Medical, nursing students can now be vaccinators – CHED

Statement of CHED on the statement of UP Diliman officials on SUCs taking out CTG materials from their library

The decision to remove books and other reading materials from a university library is done by individual higher education institutions (HEIs) in the exercise of academic freedom. There are reasons why some HEIs have decided to remove materials donated by government-declared Communist-Terrorist Groups (CTGs) in their libraries. School authorities in these HEIs are in the continue reading : Statement of CHED on the statement of UP Diliman officials on SUCs taking out CTG materials from their library

Expansion of limited face-to-face classes to other degree programs approved by PRRD – CHED

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has approved the Commission on Higher Education’s (CHED) request for the expansion of limited face-to-face classes to other degree programs that require hands-on experience in higher education institutions (HEIs) under Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ). The urgent need for hands-on experience and the safety of students taking up medicine and allied continue reading : Expansion of limited face-to-face classes to other degree programs approved by PRRD – CHED

CHED reaches herd immunity with employee vaccination

All Commission on Higher Education (CHED) offices nationwide have achieved the required vaccination level to protect their employees during the pandemic. A total of 1,198 out of 1,280 (93%) CHED education frontliners have now been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of the CHED’s efforts to protect them as they deliver essential services to the continue reading : CHED reaches herd immunity with employee vaccination