Robi Domingo has a reminder to students amid return of face-to-face classes

August 22, 2022 - 2:42 PM
Robi Domingo
Robi Domingo in this photo uploaded on his Instagram account on Aug. 7, 2022. (Instagram/iamrobidomingo)

Television host Robi Domingo aired a reminder to students returning to full in-person classes after two years of distance learning amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The “Idol Philippines” host on Monday tweeted the following:

“To all the students who will be going to the schools, please be safe. As we learn new things, keep in mind what we have learned during the pandemic: follow the health protocols.” 

It was accompanied by emojis of a face-with-medical-mask, soap and a straight ruler.

Robi’s tweet earned over 1,200 likes as of this writing.

He previously aired a call to address the country’s perceived education gaps after encountering “Pinoy Big Brother” teen housemates failing to recognize the “GomBurZa” martyrs.

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Meanwhile, here are the minimum public health safety protocols being imposed to prevent the spread of COVID-19:

  • Wearing of face masks
  • Handwashing at least 20 seconds
  • Physical distancing at least one meter (nearly equivalent to a motorcycle’s length)
  • Practicing good ventilation and air flow

For the academic year 2022 to 2023, the Department of Education has implemented full in-person classes in public and private schools nationwide starting in November.

From August to October, however, schools are implementing a combination of in-person and distance learning.

Last year, DepEd conducted pilot testing of in-person classes to select schools subject to strict health protocols.