RATIONALIZATION in TEACHING PROFESSION
Dr. Jewish Araneta-Merin

1. Were teachers in the Philippines required of a professional license
since the establishment of the Philippine educational system?
CODE OF ETHICS FOR
PROFESSIONAL TEACHERS
Pursuant to the provisions of
paragraph (e), Article 11, of
R.A. No. 7836,otherwise
known as the Philippine
Teachers Professionalization
Act of 1994 and paragraph (a),
section 6, P.D. No. 223, as
amended, the Board for
Professional Teachers hereby
adopt the Code of Ethics for
Professional Teachers

A. No, it was only with the effect of
R.A. 7836 that a professional license was
required

2. For greater efficiency and effectiveness, the Philippine educational
system is tri-focalized. What is a proof?

B. The presence of Dep. Ed for basic education, CHED for
higher education and TESDA for vocational education

3. When all other requirements are met, when should religion be taught in
public schools, as provided for in the Constitution?

Once a week during lunch break

4.A. programs. With R. to which body were all the functions. and activities of the Department of Education related to Sports competition transferred? A. Philippine Sports Commission . 9155.

9155 August 11. ESTABLISHING AUTHORITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY. CULTURE AND SPORTS AS THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. RENAMING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION. AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Section 2. . It is where children learn. The school shall be the heart of the formal education system. 5. Declaration of Policy. 2001 AN ACT INSTITUTING A FRAME WORK OF GOVERNANCE FOR BASIC EDUCATION. Schools shall have a single aim of providing the best possible basic education for all learners. Which according to RA 9155 is considered the “heart of formal education system”? REPUBLIC ACT NO.

instructional leader .A. (m) .is a person responsible for the administrative and instructional supervision of the school or cluster of school B. Section 4. 9155. According to R.6. Definition of Terms. a school head has two roles.School Head . namely administrative manager and __________.

it saves you a lot of time .7. Yes. For a well managed classroom. is it wise to establish classroom routine? C.

8. student may be punished by having to serve detention after school. An example of this would and praising students who behave according to be a student being excessively late to class. A teacher can use a proactive consistent when dealing with a student's approach by establishing rules in the classroom inappropriate actions. The student will achieve the teacher imposes punishment that is fair and desired behaviour. the teacher uses different management is a teacher's response following a behaviours to lessen the likelihood that a student's misbehavior in the classroom. Which practice helps the teacher maximize time for instruction? In the proactive approach to classroom The reactive approach to classroom management. B. Employ a reactive approach to discipline . This behaviour expectations. The student will act out.

Which practice in our present educational system is in line with Plato’s thought that “nothing learned under compulsion status with the mind?” .9.

By record evaluation done by an accrediting body . how would hiring personnel select the most fit in government positions? C. Applying Confucius’ teachings. 10.

11. “Moral example has a greater effect on pupils’ discipline than laws and codes of punishment’ is an advice for teachers from __________. Confucius . A.

A. Pragmatism .12. The significance of liberal education in holistic development of students is supported by __________.

In the schools. Whose beliefs does this practice NEGATE? .13. we teach realities that cannot be verified by the senses like an invisible God or Allah.

Yes. 1966 THE MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS V. Is a sick teacher. An indefinite sick leave of absence shall be granted to teachers when the nature of the illness demands a long treatment that will exceed one year at the least.Indefinite Leave. 25. excused from her teaching duty? REPUBLIC ACT NO. the only one assigned in a remote school.14.LEAVE AND RETIREMENT BENEFITS Sec. she is sick . 4670 June 18. D.

Filipino professionals serve other countries instead. III.They contribute to nation building through their dollar remittances. II. descry bed as “brain drain”? I. .Those who go abroad are usually the better ones because they are the ones who pass screening procedures. Why is the exodus of Filipino professionals.15.

You decide on how to teach a particular lesson . What is a demonstration of your authority as a professional teacher? A.16.

Which statement on true authority is WRONG? REPUBLIC ACT NO.17.is the key learning support person who is responsible for supervising/facilitating the learning process and activities of the learner. 9155 Section 4 i) Learning Facilitator . D. It seeks its own satisfaction and privilege .

the first step towards resolution should be for you to __________. B. talk directly with the teacher involved .18. If you have a problem with another teacher.

19. What is ethical for you to do if deep within your heart you do not agree with the school policy on student absences? A. Understand the policy and support the school in its implementation .

because every teacher is expected to provide leadership in activities for the betterment of the communities when they live and work . Does this mean that teachers must be pre-occupied only with their teaching? C. Teachers often complain of numerous non-teaching assignments that adversely affect their teachings. No.20.

A teacher does NOT agree with the selective retention policy of the school and she openly talks against it in her classes.21. it is her duty to faithfully carry it out even if she does not agree . Is her behavior ethical? C. No.

. in its absence. You want to report on a colleague’s act of immorality. That where the school superintendent is the complainant or an interested party. any existing provincial or national teacher's organization and a supervisor of the Division. You don’t have the courage to confront her. 4670 THE MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS Section 9. The last two to be designated by the Director of Public Schools. Administrative charges against a teacher shall be heard initially by a committee composed of the corresponding School Superintendent of the Division or a duly authorized representative who should at least have the rank of a division supervisor. Administrative Charges. however. as chairman. To end her illicit affair with a married man you write and secretly distribute copies of your anonymous letter against your fellow teacher. The committee shall submit its findings and recommendations to the Director of Public Schools within thirty days from the termination of the hearings: Provided. a representative of the local or. all the members of the committee shall be appointed by the Secretary of Education. where the teacher belongs. What should have been done instead? REPUBLIC ACT NO.22.

a professional teacher. She claims that her forty years of teaching is more than all the seminars she is asked to attend. refuses to attend seminars. Teacher Wyneth. No. regardless of teaching experience.23. Are her actuation and thinking in accordance with the Code of Ethics for Professional Teachers? B. a teacher for forty years. ought to go through continuing professional education .

(5) Offering educational programs.GOVERNANCE OF BASIC EDUCATION E. physical and fiscal resources of the school. (4) Developing the school education program and school improvement plan. She got the merit which was due for her teacher-writers . accountability and responsibility for the following: (1) Setting the mission. (7) Administering and managing all personnel. School Level There shall be a school head for all public elementary schools and public high schools or a cluster thereof. (9) Encouraging staff development. (10) Establishing school and community networks and encouraging the active participation of teachers organization. and she had them published with her name printed as author. plans and standards. (6) Introducing new and innovative modes of instruction to achieve higher learning outcomes. the school heads shall have authority. projects and services which provide equitable opportunities for all learners in the community. 24. (3) Implementing the school curriculum and being accountable for higher learning outcomes. vision. 9155 CHAPTER 1. Which is unethical in this case? REPUBLIC ACT NO. A principal asked her good teachers to write modular lessons in Science. Consistent with the national educational policies. goals and objectives of the school. C. (2) Creating an environment within the school that is conducive to teaching and learning. (8) Recommending the staffing complement of the school based on its needs.

25. No. Is it ethical on the part of the teacher to proselyte (make converts) in her classroom every Friday? C. . a teacher shall not engage in the promotion of her/his religious interest in the classroom.

Which describes Philippine education during the Spanish Regime? D.26. Emphasis on religious instruction .

000 teachers from the United States called the Thomasites from 1901 to 1902.27. 74. Philippine Commission authorized the Secretary of Public Instruction to bring to the Philippines more than 1.[12] The same law established the Philippine Normal School (now the Philippine Normal University) to train aspiring Filipino teachers. The implementation of this act created a heavy shortage of teachers. These teachers were scattered throughout the islands to establish barangay schools. As a result. Which statement below is true about grade 7 in the Philippines? A highly centralized public school system was installed in 1901 by the Philippine Commission by virtue of Act No. D. The 1901 Department of Public Instruction established Grade 7 .

A pregnant.28. No. abortion is immoral . unmarried woman aborted her baby to avoid disgrace. Is she morally justified to do that? C.

Sometimes he has no choice. Whose philosophical concept is that of Teacher A? The learner is a product of his environment. Behaviorist’s .” B. He is determined by his environment.29.

Teacher B – “The learner can choose what he can become despite his environment”. Teacher B’s response comes from the mouth of a / an __________. existentialist .30. B.

D. If you agree with Teacher C.31. progressivist . you are more of a / an __________. Teacher C – “The learner is a social being who learns well through an active interplay with others”.

. Teacher D – “The learner is a rational being.32. Schools should develop his rational and moral powers”. you adhere to the __________ philosophy. If you identify yourself with Teacher D.

Whose response denies man’s free will? A. Teacher A’s .33.

34. C. It encompasses both the non-formal and informal sources of knowledge and skills. which mechanism is meant to reach out to children who are far from a school? Alternative Learning System -is a parallel learning system to provide a viable alternative to the existing formal education instruction. To ensure that all Filipino children are functionally literate. mobile teacher .

patriotic citizen . American period: ____________.35. C. Complete this analogy. Spanish period: moral and religious person.

Which is NOT a characteristic of education during the Pre-Spanish era? B. Structured .36.

Referring to the characteristics of the latest Basic Educational Curriculum.37. which does NOT belong to the group? B. Less prescriptive .

Which program is Dep.Ed’s vehicle in mobilizing support from the private and non-government sectors to support programs based on DepEd’s menu of assistance packages? .38.

the Americans did the same in 1903. this act provided funds for such students. 1903 by Governor General William Howard Taft‘s government through the Philippine Commission. The Pensionado Act of 1903 (or Act 854) refers to the law which allowed qualified Filipino students to study in the United States.39. Passed on August 26. These teacher scholars were known as ________. to acquire their college degrees at schools in the United States. B. pensionados . Just as selected Filipino teachers today are sent to study. called Pensionados.

Which Dep.40.Ed test do out-of-school youths and adults take enable them to enroll in college if they pass it? .

and support a complete. . maintain. (2) Establish and maintain. CULTURE AND SPORTS EDUCATION Section 2. elementary education is compulsory for all children of school age.41. adequate. The State shall: (1)Establish. Without limiting the natural rights of parents to rear their children. Which is compulsory for children of school ages as stated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution? ARTICLE XIV EDUCATION. and integrated system of education relevant to the needs of the people and society. a system of free public education in the elementary and high school levels. ARTS. SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.

Emphasis on religious instruction .42. Which feature was TRUE of Philippine education during the Spanish regime? B.

43. Which is in line with equitable access to education but runs counter to quality? PACUCOA . Program accreditation .Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities C.

Against the democratization of access to education . The National College Entrance Examination (NCEE) was abolished. because it was perceived to be____________.44. B.

45. To avail of the Accreditation and Equivalency Test for adults and out- of-school youth is in support of the government’s educational program towards __________. quality and relevance . A.

46. An educator from Rotterdam who wrote the book “Liberal Education of Children” where he advanced the idea of using games and play and individualized instruction to educate children. D. ERASMUS .

B. denouncing the Catholic Church. 47. LUTHER . The Father of Reformation who wrote the 95 theses.

FROEBEL . He established a child centered school in 1840 which came to be known as “Kindergarten”.48. C.

Educational standards and standardized testing decisions are usually made by state governments. Children are required to begin school with a one-year Kindergarten class during the year in which they turn 4 or 5. It is provided by the government. USA . Duration of compulsory education is from entry of 6 years old to exit of 18 years old.49. depending on the state. They are required to continue attending school until the age of 16 to 18. with a growing number of states now requiring school attendance until the age of 18 B. with control and funding coming from three levels: federal. state and local. Classes begin in September and end in June of every year.

Has a high quality of education A. ii. Basic Education : i. junior(yr 7 . High school is for six yrs.AUSTRALIA . in Australia begins in March and ends in November.50.. Higher Education: Academic yr. The entry age of compulsory education is 6 years old and exit age of 15 years old.10). Other students may get a job after year 10 or go to a TAFE College to learn technical skills. University level studies begin with the undergraduate level. Second stage is postgraduate studies A. Primary school is for six yrs. senior high (yr 11 – 12) B..

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