Ethics For Teachers In The Philippines Trivia

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Ethics For Teachers In The Philippines Trivia

This is to determine the level of knowledge on the Code of Ethics for Teachers in the Philippines.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Teachers have the duty to actively carry out the policies of the State. What must he take in order to effect this?
    • A. 

      A course in Professional Ethics

    • B. 

      The Civil Service Examination

    • C. 

      The Licensure Examination for Teachers

    • D. 

      An oath

  • 2. 
    Every teacher has the freedom to worship and to attend the church of his choice. However, he shall not use his position to influence his students to follow his faith or to ____________.
    • A. 

      Give a testimony or a homily

    • B. 

      Proselyte

    • C. 

      Indoctrinate

    • D. 

      Preach

  • 3. 
    Which of the following must a teacher provide in the community for moral, socio-educational and civic betterment?
    • A. 

      Leadership

    • B. 

      Monetary contributions

    • C. 

      Hard work

    • D. 

      Advice

  • 4. 
    Research is encouraged among teachers. They have the privilege of expounding the products of their researches. If the results of his research are found to be inimical to the interests of the State, what should the teacher do?
    • A. 

      Bring the results to proper authorities for remedial action

    • B. 

      Keep quiet. After all the results are his.

    • C. 

      Publish the results in the national papers and trumpet the results.

    • D. 

      Publish the results in a book and ask the government to buy the results.

  • 5. 
    Why should a teacher participate in the Continuing Professional Education program of the PRC?
    • A. 

      To improve his efficiency

    • B. 

      To enhance the prestige of his position

    • C. 

      To strengthen his competence and productivity

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 6. 
    A teacher may apply for a vacant position as long as
    • A. 

      He respects the system of selection and that all candidates are given the opportunity to be considered

    • B. 

      He obtained a doctoral degree.

    • C. 

      The position is really vacant

    • D. 

      His educational background corresponds to the position.

  • 7. 
    Miss Tala decided to quit teaching in favor of taking care of her sick mother. What should she do?
    • A. 

      She shall bring home all her data and her records on the students.

    • B. 

      She should not share her data and files.

    • C. 

      Organize for the incoming teacher such records and other data as are necessary to carry on the work.

    • D. 

      She shall turn over all her chalk, pens, and erasers to the principal.

  • 8. 
    In order to influence Miss Tala spend more time in teaching her son Richie how to read, Mrs. Addina Imot baked a chocolate cake. When Richie brought the cake to Miss Tala, what should the latter do?
    • A. 

      Accept the cake, after all she did not ask for it.

    • B. 

      Accept the cake because it is free

    • C. 

      Not accept the cake

    • D. 

      Ask Rich Imot to bring the cake to the principal's office

  • 9. 
    What should Miss Tala do with the complaints of Mrs. Kim Yaw on her teaching strategies?
    • A. 

      Dismiss the complaints

    • B. 

      Hear the complaints with sympathy and understanding

    • C. 

      Strike back at Mrs. Kim Yaw saying her child is not really intelligent

    • D. 

      Bring the matter to court

  • 10. 
    A teacher shall place premium on _________ as the primary primciple of personal behavior in all relationships with others and in all situations.
    • A. 

      Humility

    • B. 

      Self-discipline

    • C. 

      Professionalism

    • D. 

      Faith in the Creator

  • 11. 
    Why should teachers vote in elections?
    • A. 

      It is their constitutional right and responsibility.

    • B. 

      Congressmen approve the budgets of schools.

    • C. 

      Their license as a professional teacher will be revoked if they will not vote.

    • D. 

      Principals will see to it that teachers in their schools cast their ballots.

  • 12. 
    Based on the Code of Ethics for teachers, which of the following is considered unethical?
    • A. 

      Giving due credit for the work of others

    • B. 

      Continuing professional education

    • C. 

      Soliciting from parents to improve the lighting and paraphernalia inside the classroom

    • D. 

      Supporting other teachers

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is NOT a commendable act of a teacher?
    • A. 

      Maintain a dignified personality at all times

    • B. 

      Recognition of God as Guide of his own destiny

    • C. 

      Submission to the press any justifiable criticism against another teacher

    • D. 

      Transacting all official businesses through channels

  • 14. 
    Miss Tala was transferred to a school in the farthest barangay because the principal and the district supervisor saw her as a threat to their positions. Since injustice has been done, she has the right to ________.
    • A. 

      Start a demonstration against the principal and the district supervisor

    • B. 

      Seek redress of grievances

    • C. 

      File a case at the Civil Service Commission

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 15. 
    Miss Tala feels offended by her supervisor’s unfavorable comments after classroom supervision.  She concludes that her supervisor does not like her.  Whay should she do?
    • A. 

      Initiate a sit down strike

    • B. 

      Ask the help of the Parents-Teachers Association against the supervisor

    • C. 

      Ask the other teachers to side with her and create havoc in the school

    • D. 

      Raise her grievances within acceptable democratic processes

  • 16. 
    Which is NOT a commendable act of any school official?
    • A. 

      Alcoholism

    • B. 

      Discourage attendance to professional growth and encouraging the teachers to just stick to teaching

    • C. 

      Recommend the dismissal of a teacher for any cause

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    Which is unethical on the part of professional teacher?
    • A. 

      She does not know the terms and conditions of her employment

    • B. 

      She avoids jeopardizing the interests and welfare of the learners

    • C. 

      She bases the evaluation of the learner's work only in merit and quality of academic performance.

    • D. 

      She establishes cordial relations with the community.

  • 18. 
    Which is not in the Code of Ethics for Professional Teachers?
    • A. 

      A teacher is a facilitator of learning and of the development of the youth.

    • B. 

      The Code covers all teachers in all educational institutions from pre-school, primary, elementary, secondary, and collegiate levels.

    • C. 

      When the best interest of the learners, the school, or the profession is at stake in any controversy, teachers shall support one another.

    • D. 

      A teacher ha sthe right to engage directly or indirectly in legitimate income generating activities.

  • 19. 
    No matter the degree of offense the learner committed, the teacher shall _________________.
    • A. 

      Not inform any problem to the parents of students.

    • B. 

      Not inflict physical harm on the learner

    • C. 

      Not bring any student/learner to the principal's office.

    • D. 

      Not elevate any problem to higher authorities.

  • 20. 
    The teacher is a human being endowed with life for which it is the highest obligation to live with __________ at all times whether in school, in the home, or elsewhere.
    • A. 

      Thoughtfulness

    • B. 

      Humility

    • C. 

      Dignity

    • D. 

      Pride

  • 21. 
    You  just passed the Licensure Examination for Teachers. You applied for a teacjhing job in a central school.  The district supervisor promised you a position if you are willing to give a month's salary in advance.  How will you react to this situation?
    • A. 

      Accept the offer because it is difficult to land a job nowadays

    • B. 

      Refuse to pay but apply for the position just the same

    • C. 

      Accept the offer and mark the money to be used as evidence

    • D. 

      Report the matter to the national dailies

  • 22. 
    Whose interest is the teacher's first and foremost concern?
    • A. 

      The Dep-Ed

    • B. 

      The principal and the management staff

    • C. 

      The learner

    • D. 

      His own interests

  • 23. 
    How will a teacher show a good reputation with respect to financial matters?
    • A. 

      Sells shirts and bags to well-to-do parents during PTA meetings

    • B. 

      Pays immediately the tuition fees she borrowed

    • C. 

      Pays for the meals and snacks of the other teachers

    • D. 

      Settles his debts and loans

  • 24. 
    Miss Tala always fail to listen to what Isko Wila, a poor performing pupil says because of teacher’s bias against the pupil.  Which Filipino trait is illustrated in this case?
    • A. 

      Extreme personalism

    • B. 

      Lack of reflection

    • C. 

      Pakikisama

    • D. 

      Professionalism

  • 25. 
    Miss Tala is said to equate authority with power. What does she do?
    • A. 

      Intimidates students

    • B. 

      Calls students names

    • C. 

      Shames and retaliates against students

    • D. 

      All of the above