MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Education on Monday bared that 155 errors were seen in students' learning materials since classes amid the pandemic began last year, including a vulgar description of the Filipino folk creature "Aswang." Related Stories DepEd initiative seeks to collect reports of errors on learning materials from publicUndersecretary Diosdado San Antonio said they received 163 reports but validation yielded 155 errors from October 2020 to June this year. Those with unknown sources, San Antonio said, are materials that they could no longer identify where it came from. San Antonio sought to explain before lawmakers their mechanism for verifying errors, with teams trained to identify such. "We do not disown true errors and we work on issuing errata," San Antonio said in Filipino.
Source: Philippine Star June 14, 2021 09:20 UTC