Chinese Filipino Schools

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Chinay - Education
... Around 120 Chinese Filipino schools (called locally as "Chinese schools") exist throughout the Philippines, with the vast majority being concentrated in Metro Manila ... decree of former President Ferdinand Marcos in 1975 effectively made all the Chinese Filipino schools under the authority of the Philippine Department of Education ... Time usually allotted for Chinese subjects were halved, and Filipino became a required subject ...

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