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"Through volunteering, I was able to use my professional skills as an architect and business owner not only for my personal benefit, but for the common good."

With coordinators from Mindanao and SDS Elena Borcillo from Cagayan de Oro, former SDS Vicki attended CheckMySchool public presentation in DepEd this year.
“It is your duty to clean up your corner of the world” From teacher, to superintendent, to advocate - see how former SDS Vicki Perez continues to change schools even after retiring from office.

"The monitoring that you do in CMS makes sense to me now. I’m sorry for my Math teacher then because I was a reckless student."

CMS Initiative

CheckMySchool is a participatory monitoring initiative for the education sector in the Philippines. It aims to continuously improve the quality of education services by bringing the participation of citizens and communities into the governance of public schools in the country. It started in 2011 as an experimental partnership project with the Department of Education along the advocacy for access to information and social accountability.

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Stories of Change

Your donation will be used to help more schools that need attention and for the continued operation of the secretariat. Your donation may be deposited here:

Name of account: Affiliated Network for Social Accountability - EAP Foundation, Inc.
Name of bank: Bank of the Philippine Islands
Address: 3rd Flr. ANSA-EAP 337 Mansi Building, Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City, 1108 Philippines
Account number: 9600-0023-65

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