Starting 2nd Quarter, one module would be shared by two public school students, senator Pia Cayetano said on Thursday during the budget debates for the Department of Education’s proposed P562 billion budget for 2021.advertisement.
“For the first quarter the ratio is 1:1 but in the succeeding quarters it would be 1:2. What will happen is the modules will be returned, they will be disinfected and then they will be shared with the next student,” she said.
Referring to the allocation set by the Department of Education ,”they are making the best use of the available funding that they have and what it will fit is the 1:2 ratio,” she added,
Due to corona virus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, most of the learners in public schools chose modular learning. Distance learning was adopted to stop the spread of the virus.
Based on DepEd’s school calendar, the first quarter would end on November 28, and the second quarter would run from December 1 to February 6, 2021.
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