Teacher in Umapad: I let husband fix damaged classroom to save on cost

Mary Rose Sagarino 08/09/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Unlike other schools where most parents of the students help to clean or fix things in a room during a Brigada Eskwela, in one of the schools of Mandaue City, the teacher’s husband…

DSWD launches advocacy campaign to inspire 4Ps children to go back to school

Futch Anthony Inso 05/22/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) launched an advocacy campaign on May 20 to ensure that children-beneficiaries of the  Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) are sent back to…

DepEd expects 2.4 million enrolled learners for school year 2019-2020

Futch Anthony Inso 05/21/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Education in Central Visayas (DepEd-7) is expecting  between 2.3 million to 2.4 million learners to be enrolled in kindergarten, elementary and high school in various public and privates schools in…

DepEd Talisay to investigate implementation of Brigada Eskwela

John Michael Aroa 06/01/2018

The Department of Education (DepEd)-Talisay City Division will investigate one of the elementary schools in the city which reportedly refused the enrollment of students who did not participate in Brigada Eskwela. Atty. Maila Giselle Cutad, spokesperson of…

Cebu City to launch ‘Brigada Eskwela’

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 05/11/2017

Cebu City will spearhead this year’s national launching of “Brigada Eskwela” scheduled next Monday, May 15. Dr. Bianito Dagatan, superintendent for the Cebu City Division of the Department of Education (DepEd), confirmed that Education Secretary Leonor Briones…

Call Center agents refurbish school

06/08/2016

Thirty-one employees of Executive Boutique Ph Inc. (EB) volunteered their time in this year’s Brigada Eskwela, an annual initiative that brings together teachers, students, parents, and community members to help public schools prepare for the onset of…

CitySavings joins Brigada Eskwela

06/07/2016

In preparation for the opening of classes next week, City Savings Bank participated in the Brigada Eskwela program through its 84 branches reaching out to a total of 268 public schools nationwide. The bank joined the Department…

Volunteers clean up schools

Julit C. Jainar, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 05/30/2016

Volunteers flocked to Cebu City Central School (CCCS) and Mandaue City Comprehensive National High School (MCCNHS) to help clean and beautify the schools in preparation for the opening of classes on June 13. The week-long Brigada Eskwela…

Mandaue City students join annual Brigada Eskwela

Julit C. Jainar 05/30/2016

Students of the Mandaue City Comprehensive National High School (MCCNHS) came with their parents to join the annual Brigada Eskwela, a week-long event where they clean up the classrooms for the June 13 opening of classes. This…

Government launches ‘brigada’ vs dengue

11/01/2015

  THREE government agencies will spearhead a nationwide clean-up campaign against dengue fever starting today until Nov. 8. The campaign, called “Brigada Para sa Kalinisan,” aims to gather local community leaders, parents, teachers and students to work…

Airport employees beautify Lapu school

PR 05/29/2015

SOME 30 employees of GMR Megawide Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC) and Megawide-GMR Construction participated in the classroom maintenance program last May 23 in support of the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Brigada Eskwela. Employees took part in painting…

BRIGADA ESKWELA: Public schools get facelift

PR 05/27/2015

In preparation for the opening of classes on June 1, the 65 branches of CitySavings Bank participated in this year’s Brigada Eskwela, reaching out to a total of 177 public schools nationwide. The bank joined the Department…

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