DepEd: Korean and other foreign language classes elective, not replacement to Filipino

PASIG CITY, November 18, 2018 – Amid misguided assertions and the timing of reports about the offering of elective Korean language class in selected public schools, the Department of Education (DepEd) emphasizes that this program is in no way intended to and shall not replace the Filipino subject in the basic education curriculum. The study continue reading : DepEd: Korean and other foreign language classes elective, not replacement to Filipino

Statement on the grant of anniversary bonus to DepEd teachers, personnel

PASIG CITY, November 9, 2018 – Following its pronouncement during the World Teachers’ Day (WTD) celebration in October, and as part of its unwavering efforts to continuously expand the scope of employee welfare, the Department of Education (DepEd) issued the guidelines on the grant of anniversary bonus in the amount of P3,000 to its teaching continue reading : Statement on the grant of anniversary bonus to DepEd teachers, personnel

DepEd reiterates commitment to safeguard employee welfare, ensure organizational effectiveness

PASIG CITY, October 3, 2018 – Amid calls for suspension of existing systems and policies geared towards the effective and efficient delivery of quality, accessible, relevant, and liberating basic education, work at the Department of Education (DepEd) – Central Office continues. We remain steadfast in our commitment to safeguard the welfare of our employees – continue reading : DepEd reiterates commitment to safeguard employee welfare, ensure organizational effectiveness

Statement on the appeal to provide leave benefits for teachers during the school year

PASIG CITY, September 28, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd) maintains that teachers are entitled to vacation service credits, which serve as their sick and vacation leaves. As defined in Section 9 of the Civil Service Commission’s (CSC) Memorandum Circular (MC) 41, s.1998, vacation service credits are leave credits earned for services rendered on continue reading : Statement on the appeal to provide leave benefits for teachers during the school year

Statement on hiring personnel that will accomplish clerical tasks

PASIG CITY, September 28, 2018 – In keeping with its continuous expansion of employee welfare as part of Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones’s 10-Point Agenda, the Department of Education (DepEd) is spearheading efforts to improve the working condition of teachers. As part of its ongoing review of policies on teachers’ workload, the agency is conducting a continue reading : Statement on hiring personnel that will accomplish clerical tasks

Statement on the improvement of teachers’ socio-economic condition through salary increase

PASIG CITY, September 24, 2018 – In line with the Department of Education’s (DepEd) commitment to expand the welfare and professional growth of its teaching and non-teaching personnel, the agency is eyeing career advancement for educators that is competency-based. DepEd’s Human Resource Development Division of the Bureau of Human Resource and Organizational Development (BHROD-HRDD) have continue reading : Statement on the improvement of teachers’ socio-economic condition through salary increase