Internet Shops, Malls Influence Kids -- DepEd
Byline: TONY PE. RIMANDO
Shopping malls and Internet shops have adversely affected the learning activities of many Metro Manila high school students who, as a result, continue to receive low ratings in the annual national achievement test (NAT) conducted by the Department of Education (DepEd).
This was noted by National Capital Region (NCR) DepEd Director Teresita G. Domalanta after DepEd data revealed that Metro Manila - which boasts of many well-equipped public secondary schools and well-trained teachers - has failed to barge into the list of top NAT performing regions for the past several years.
Domalanta claimed that the increasing number of malls, …
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Publication information: Article title: Internet Shops, Malls Influence Kids -- DepEd. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Manila Bulletin. Publication date: December 14, 2006. Page number: Not available. © 2009 Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp. COPYRIGHT 2006 Gale Group.
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