Nicholas Jones

Congested classroom in the Philippines 

School Congestion in the Philippines: A Breakthrough Solution

April 5, 2017


Each June, over 21 million elementary and high school students start a new school year in the Philippines, and almost 4 million of them, or 18 percent of the entire student population, will be forced to attend extremely overcrowded public schools. In urban areas, some classes hold over 100 students—well beyond the Department of Education’s (DepEd)… Read more