A teacher sent a student outside her classroom to sit on a chair at the corridor, to discipline the child, but she would end up losing her job after the parents and grandmother went to Raffy Tulfo for help. However, instead of getting angry at the teacher, netizens are actually taking her side and are slamming Tulfo for his action in this case!
Salve Bañez, a 47-year-old housewife from Malate, Manila, went to Tulfo for help in filing a complaint in court against teacher for making her grandson get out of the classroom. The grandma claims that the teacher shamed the student because he failed to bring his report card back.
According to the grandma, the teacher always praises her grandson for being a smart kid but the family fears that he would hate school now because the teacher did that to him. They think that the child was traumatized by the experience because he was shamed by his teacher.
They also brought along CCTV footage of the incident, showing that the teacher stormed out of her classroom and put a chair the corridor where she let the boy sit. According to Nanay Salve, the teacher denied it first but eventually admitted to doing this to the kid when they showed her the CCTV footage.
The boy’s mother, Rosemil Edroso, a 26-year-old customer service representative of an online casino in Malate, Manila, does not want to file a case against the teacher. However, she wants the teacher to lose her license and that the teacher should stop working.
When asked why she did it, the 55-year-old teacher Melita Limjuco defended her actions as a way of imposing discipline on the students.
The incident happened last November 13.
Tulfo sided with the parents, angering a lot of netizens who believe that teachers should be allowed to do their jobs in teaching and disciplining students. Many said that they fear the students no longer respect teachers because they know their parents side with them and might bring the matter to Tulfo, even if it is their fault!
Watch the video here:
Daughter Defends Mom
Dismayed over what happened to her mom and Tulfo’s action, the teacher’s daughter Kyla Limjuco defended her mother on social media.
“UMPISA palang, wala pong itinangging pangyayari. INAMIN ang kamalian kahit wala pang bakas ng CCTV. HUMARAP at NAKIPAG-USAP, HUMINGI NG PASENSYA AT PATAWAD tungkol sa nangyari.
PERO ANG SINUKLI ay isa pang KAHIHIYAN at DINAGDAGAN PA NG MGA KUNG ANO-ANO AT WALANG KWENTANG KUWENTO PARA LANG MAPASAMA ANG IMAHE NG ISANG TAO?
Maging ang iniIDOLo PO NG NAKARARAMI NA SI RAFFY TULFO. Hindi karapat-dapat ang titulong yan’ para sakaniya. Marahil marami sainyo ang kaniyang natulungan pero sa pagkakataong ito, kahit kami ay hindi makapaniwala sa naging hatol niya sa aking ina na ang basehang pinaniniwalaan lamang ay ang kabilang kampo.
Ayan, trending na. 😊 SANA’Y NAKATULOG PO KAYO NG MAHIMBING AT NAPASAYA KAYO ng pangyayari. Masakit bilang isang anak, ang WALA KANG MAGAWANG AGARANG AKSYON PARA IPAGTANGGOL AT WAG’ MASAKTAN ANG SARILI MONG INA. SAMANTALANG SILA, TODO ANG SUPORTA PARA LANG MAGKARON NG MAGANDANG KINABUKASAN AT MAPROTEKTAHAN ANG ANAK SA LAHAT NG ORAS.
Ngunit MAS NANINIWALA PO AKONG HINDI NATUTULOG ANG DIYOS. HINDI PO KAYO ANG HUHUSGA SA PAGKATAONG MAYROON SI GNG. MELITA LIMJUCO. AT LALONG HINDI IKAW MR. RAFFY TULFO ANG MAGDEDESISYON AT HUHUKOM KUNG ANO ANG KARAPAT-DAPAT PARA SA AKING INA.
Ganun pa man’, sa kabila ng LAHAT ay TAOS PUSO PO AKONG NAGPAPASALAMAT, KASAMA NG AKING BUONG PAMILYA sa LAHAT ng NAGPA-ABOT NG SUPORTA AT PANININDIGAN PARA SA AKING INA personal man o sa likod ng social media na ito. Mas lalo po naming nabigyang halaga ang propesyong dahilan kung bakit patuloy kaming nabubuhay ng marangal; isa sa mga rason kung bakit kaming mga anak niya’y nakapagtapos ng pag-aaral at kung bakit hindi namin kailanman natutunang’ gayahin ang ganitong sitwasyong puno ng PANGHUHUSGA at MAG-IMBENTO NG MGA KUWENTONG WALANG KATOTOHAN sa buhay ng ibang tao.
Hangad ko po ang katahimikan ng inyong mga mga puso’t isip ukol sa isyung ito.”
What is the Teacher Protection Act?
ACT Teachers Party-List Representative Antonio L. Tinio filed a bill called the Teacher Protection Act which aims to protect teachers as they impose reasonable discipline in their classrooms. The bill is fully entitled, “An Act Institutionalizing Measures Governing Student Discipline And Mechanisms For Classroom Management, Establishing Support For Public School Teachers And School Personnel And Providing For Their Protection In Cases Related Thereto.”
Fake UP Summa Cum Laude Becomes Guest Speaker at Graduation
A woman pretended to be a summa cum laude graduate from the University of the Philippines (UP), so she was invited to be the guest speaker at the virtual graduation ceremony of a school in Cavite! Apparently, she used fake documents to back up her claims.
Woman Fakes Summa Cum Laude, Becomes Graduation Guest Speaker
The summa cum laude honor is the highest a graduate could ever receive. So, people are amazed by summa cum laude graduates and view them as an inspiration.
The administration of Ramona S. Tirona Memorial School in Dasmariñas, Cavite invited a woman identified as Kathleen Joy Ravelo Poblete as their graduation speaker last July 15 because she claims to be a summa cum laude graduate from UP.
Poblete also submitted documents to the school to show that she’s a dean’s lister. Other documents also showed that she’s the recipient of the Juris Doctor’s award and was also awarded “Best in Research.”
She also claimed that she’s currently enrolled at the UP Manila College of Law.
As impressive as her claims were, the fake qualifications would soon be discovered by eagle-eyed netizens – and she soon got served with digital karma.
Atty. Rowena Soriano clarified that UP Manila doesn’t have a College of Law – UP Law is in UP Diliman.
The UP Manila Department of Social Sciences also denied affiliations with Poblete, clarifying that they have no records of Poblete ever attending their school. Also, only one person has ever been awarded as summa cum laude from the UP Manila Political Science program – and that’s Ms. Georgina Mia B. Gato in 2019.
The department also clarified that it doesn’t have a College of Law (as stated by Soriano), and doesn’t have a Best in Research award or Juris Doctor’s award.
After the issue went viral, another netizen shared the story of how Poblete used someone else’s identity to date men online! Uh-oh.
What’s a Juris Doctor?
A Juris Doctor is a graduate-entry professional degree in law. A person with this distinction has graduated from law school but hasn’t passed the bar exam yet. Because they aren’t bar-passers yet, they aren’t called “attorneys” and can’t practice as a lawyer.
Construction Workers Find Lots of Money at Construction Site They were Digging
Some construction workers found bags of money at the construction site they were digging – but can they still use this money to buy food and other items they needed?
Workers Find Money at Construction Site
Several construction workers from Tandag City in Surigao del Sur were so happy after finding bags of money from a construction site they were digging! There was so much money that some of them estimated the total to be around Php500,000. Wow.
Who owns the money and were they able to use it?
According to Peterson Bucay, one of the workers, he and his stepfather were already packing up their things and were ready to go home when they heard the other workers shouting. They ran outside and found the others happily exclaiming about bags of money they dug from the ground.
The workers had different versions of how much they got, but it was around estimated to be from around Php50,000 to Php300,000.
Another construction worker, Wilfred Asilom, was the first to discover the stash of money under the land they were digging. He estimates that the money is at around Php500,000.
At first, he thought it was play money but the other construction workers would begins shouting after realizing it was for real.
Jayson Necosia, another worker, took a shovel and started digging – and he got around Php100,000,
Then, Wilfred found another plastic bag of money worth around Php10,000.
Workers Split the Money and Shared with Onlookers
The construction workers were excited over the unexpected windfall and made sure to split the money among themselves. They even shared with some of the onlookers who went to the area to check on the news about the money the workers discovered.
But their joy turned to sadness after learning that they can’t use the money. It’s no longer legal tender – most of it is from 1985 to 2017 and has already been demonetized.
PLtCol Jeffrey Laurence Mauricio, PNP Chief of Tandag City most of the cash and urged the construction workers to turn over the money to the police station so it won’t be returned to circulation at unsuspecting stores.
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Wife Feels Premonition Because of Soldier Husband’s Cryptic Message During Video Call
The wife of a soldier who perished in the C-130 plane crash in Sulu shares her feelings of premonition because of her husband’s message during their video call while on the flight.
Husband’s Cryptic Message Goes Viral
Corporal Carlo Dapanas, Jr., was among the 50+ soldiers and civilians who lost their lives during the C-130 plane crash in Patikul town, Sulu in southern Philippines last Sunday, July 4, 2021.
After the horrific event, his wife Mabel Dapanas shared how she felt a strong sense of premonition while she was having a video call with her late husband before the fateful flight.
According to Mabel, her husband kept telling her that he loves her and that he will never forget her or their child.
“Sabi niya mag-ingat diyan sa bahay, mahal daw niya ako. Hindi niya raw ako kalimutan at tsaka ‘yong anak namin. Sign na talaga niya na parang may mangyari sa kanila. Hindi niya matiis na hindi niya ako ma-contact, ma-video call,” the grieving wife recalled.
“Ang sabi niya ‘yong sinakyan na C-130 na airplane may ano raw may problem daw sabi ng asawa ko.”
The video call was abruptly cut off. Mabel tried to contact her husband but his phone couldn’t be reached.
It was hours later that she learned about the crash. Sadly, her husband was among those who lost their lives during the accident.
“Bago siya pumunta ng Sulu, sabi niya magpundar daw siya ng bahay at tsaka ng business sabi niya sa akin para sa kaniyang anak,” she said.
It is so sad that Mabel and her baby lost their head of the family in this manner.
Wath the report here:
What Happened to the C-130 Plane Crash in Sulu?
Authorities are still trying to determine the exact reason why the C-130 plane crashed in Sulu, especially because it was driven by experienced pilots.
Initial reports showed that the plane appears to have overshot the short runway and was trying to gain power when it crashed near the airport.