DepEd partners with Save the Children Philippines, Prudence Foundation for Comprehensive School Safety Program

ORTIGAS, PASIG CITY, January 16, 2019–The Department of Education (DepEd) formally forged a partnership with Save the Children Philippines and Prudence Foundation for the Education Safe from Disasters Program, which aims to transform national systems and help reduce the risks of natural and human-induced hazards to children, and to establish an effective information management and continue reading : DepEd partners with Save the Children Philippines, Prudence Foundation for Comprehensive School Safety Program

Education chief to DepEd officials, personnel: Focus on non-partisan public service, veer from electioneering

PASIG CITY, January 15, 2019 – As the election period officially opens, Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones cautioned all officials, teaching and non-teaching personnel of the agency against electioneering and engaging in any partisan political activity, and reminded them to strictly observe the periods of certain prohibited acts in connection with the continue reading : Education chief to DepEd officials, personnel: Focus on non-partisan public service, veer from electioneering

President Duterte, Secretary Briones lead groundbreaking ceremony of Bulacan school

BULAKAN, BULACAN, January 14, 2019 – His Excellency President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, together with Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, headed the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of Gen. Gregorio Del Pilar National High School (NHS), and the presentation of the scale model of Pandi National High School (Virginia Ramirez-Cruz High School Extension) continue reading : President Duterte, Secretary Briones lead groundbreaking ceremony of Bulacan school

Secretary Briones calls on gov’t, public to shift approach to disaster risk reduction, management

PASIG CITY, January 9, 2019 – Following the onslaught of tropical depression “Usman,” Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones underscored that it is high time for the government and the public to transform the country’s approach to the reduction and management of disaster risks in the face of a continuously changing climate. “In continue reading : Secretary Briones calls on gov’t, public to shift approach to disaster risk reduction, management

DepEd reminds Nat’l Schools Press Conference participating schools: Payment of registration fee until Jan 10 only

PASIG CITY, January 3, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Bureau of Curriculum Development (BCD), shall conduct the 2019 National Schools Press Conference (NSPC) with the theme, “Fostering 21st Century Skills and Character-Based Education through Campus Journalism,” from January 28 to February 1 in Lingayen, Pangasinan. Pursuant to DepEd Memorandum No. 167, continue reading : DepEd reminds Nat’l Schools Press Conference participating schools: Payment of registration fee until Jan 10 only

DepEd, JCI recognize best school implementers inculcating punctuality, honesty

PASIG CITY, December 22, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd) and the Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate Philippines awarded 20 public schools which championed the implementation of Project W.A.T.C.H. [We Advocate Time Consciousness and Honesty] in a ceremony held on December 17 at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan, DepEd Central Office in Pasig City. In continue reading : DepEd, JCI recognize best school implementers inculcating punctuality, honesty

2018 School Health Congress sets direction for convergence of learners’ health, nutrition

ANGELES CITY, PAMPANGA, December 22, 2018 – To present the comprehensive direction of school health and nutrition in the context of the overall education agenda, the Department of Education (DepEd), through its Bureau of Learner Support Services (BLSS), conducted the 2018 School Health Congress from December 4 to 7 at the Fontana Hotel and Leisure continue reading : 2018 School Health Congress sets direction for convergence of learners’ health, nutrition

DepEd, Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia renew MOU for education dev’t

PASIG CITY, December 18, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd), led by Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, and the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia renewed their productive cooperation under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) during a welcome dinner for Education Minister Prof. Dr. Muhadjir Effendy at the Summit Lounge of continue reading : DepEd, Ministry of Education and Culture of Indonesia renew MOU for education dev’t

DepEd holds 2nd Forum on Teacher Exchange towards Global Citizenship Education

PASAY CITY, December 17, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through its International Cooperation Office (ICO), gathered around 300 teachers, education leaders, and other representatives for the 2nd Annual Forum on Teacher Exchange Towards Global Citizenship Education on November 26 at the GSIS Theatre in Pasay City. The annual forum aims to serve as continue reading : DepEd holds 2nd Forum on Teacher Exchange towards Global Citizenship Education