2019 Nat’l Science and Technology Fair recognizes young innovators’ top sustainable solutions to community challenges

TAGAYTAY CITY, February 22, 2019 – Six innovations that explore the sustainable development and preservation of the country’s natural resources topped the 66 research projects by 126 student-researchers in the 2019 National Science and Technology Fair (NSTF) held from February 18 to 22 at the Tagaytay International Convention Center in Tagaytay City. “This is an continue reading : 2019 Nat’l Science and Technology Fair recognizes young innovators’ top sustainable solutions to community challenges

Duck, cover, hold, tweet: A 2019 NSTF student-researcher maximizes social media to minimize lives lost in quakes

Expect a millennial to capture the minutest of details and share it on social media, sometimes out of FOMO—fear of missing out. Such is a perception towards the generation that is digitally connected and socially “woke.” “In a world survey in 2016, the Philippines topped [the list of countries with] the most number of hours continue reading : Duck, cover, hold, tweet: A 2019 NSTF student-researcher maximizes social media to minimize lives lost in quakes

Researches for community development abound in 2019 National Science and Technology Fair kickoff

TAGAYTAY CITY, February 20, 2019 – The National Science and Technology Fair (NSTF)—the Department of Education’s (DepEd) foremost program that inculcates critical thinking, creativity, and innovation among the youth—showcased research projects that are all geared towards community development and sustainable solutions during its opening program held at the Tagaytay International Convention Center on February 19. continue reading : Researches for community development abound in 2019 National Science and Technology Fair kickoff

DepEd to probe, sanction violators of DO 55, s. 2016 during conduct of BEEA 2019

PASIG CITY, February 19, 2019 – The Department of Education’s (DepEd) Bureau of Education Assessment (BEA), through the Schools Division Offices, will conduct an investigation and impose sanctions in view of the photos of test items and improperly shaded answer sheets posted on social media by students who took the Basic Education Exit Assessment (BEEA) continue reading : DepEd to probe, sanction violators of DO 55, s. 2016 during conduct of BEEA 2019

DepEd ensures safe CVIRAA ‘19

DUMAGUETE CITY, February 18, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) put premium on the safe and smooth conduct of the 2019 Central Visayas Regional Athletic Association (CVIRAA) Meet from February 17 to 22 in Dumaguete City. Before the opening salvo, Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones visited participating delegations of the regional meet to address continue reading : DepEd ensures safe CVIRAA ‘19

DepEd statement on the bicameral report of the Legislature on the proposed 2019 national budget

PASIG CITY, February 16, 2019 – As the agency with the largest number of stakeholders that benefit from the government’s timely delivery of service and resources, the Department of Education (DepEd) welcomes the bicameral report of the Legislature on the proposed 2019 national budget and looks forward to its approval by the President. A significant continue reading : DepEd statement on the bicameral report of the Legislature on the proposed 2019 national budget

DepEd strengthens ties with partners through appreciation program

PASIG CITY, February 14, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) conveyed its gratitude to its partners and stakeholders during the Partners’ Appreciation Program held on February 12 at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan. This year, the Department recognized more than 200 partners who extended help and invested in education through school facilities and IT support continue reading : DepEd strengthens ties with partners through appreciation program