DepEd accepts 2nd batch of financial education resources for teachers, learners

PASIG CITY, March 15, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), led by Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones and other DepEd officials, received the second set of financial literacy videos from Banco de Oro (BDO) Foundation and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) during the turnover ceremonies at the DepEd Central Office on March 13. The said continue reading : DepEd accepts 2nd batch of financial education resources for teachers, learners

Briones graces inauguration of Linangan, home of Constantino murals

QUEZON CITY, March 15, 2019 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones graced the inauguration of Linangan, the display home of “Constantino Murals: Hidden in Plain Sight” on Panay Avenue, on the occasion of the 100th birth anniversary of nationalist historian Renato Constantino last March 11. A project of the Constantino Foundation, Linangan seeks to extol—through continue reading : Briones graces inauguration of Linangan, home of Constantino murals

DepEd, Kingdom of Thailand convene for employment of Filipino teachers for English

PASAY CITY, March 14, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through its International Cooperation Office (ICO), and the Ministry of Education (MOE) of Thailand convened a meeting at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) on March 12 to discuss the employment of Filipino teachers for the “English for All” project of the Kingdom of continue reading : DepEd, Kingdom of Thailand convene for employment of Filipino teachers for English

DepEd Cyber Expo drives digital rise of PH education

PASAY CITY, March 12, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Office of the Undersecretary for Administration and the Information and Communications Technology Service (ICTS), spearheaded the DepEd Cyber Expo™ which opened today at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC). With the theme, “DRIVE 2019: The Digital Rise of Philippine Education,” the DepEd continue reading : DepEd Cyber Expo drives digital rise of PH education

Briones tells Cordilleran teachers to remain trustworthy, retain identity

KALINGA, March 6, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones challenged the teachers of the Schools Division Offices of Kalinga and Tabuk City to preserve their integrity to keep the trust of their learners. She shared this during her visit on February 28 when she also emphasized on the impact of teaching, continue reading : Briones tells Cordilleran teachers to remain trustworthy, retain identity

DepEd, WIPO to embark on intellectual property-related capacity building, innovation competition

QUEZON CITY, March 6, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) entered into a partnership for the conduct of intellectual property-related activities through the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) at the SEAMEO Innotech, Diliman, Quezon City on February 18. This undertaking aims to promote the creation continue reading : DepEd, WIPO to embark on intellectual property-related capacity building, innovation competition

DepEd chief supports integration of Cordillera’s traditional backstrap weaving in K to 12 curriculum

TABUK CITY, March 4, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones expressed her support to the integration of the traditional backstrap weaving of the indigenous peoples the Province of Kalinga into the K to 12 curriculum. The DepEd chief graced the launch of the backstrap weaving or “laga” as a specialization under continue reading : DepEd chief supports integration of Cordillera’s traditional backstrap weaving in K to 12 curriculum

Briones calls for greater vigilance towards protection of children

DUMAGUETE CITY, March 3, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones called on civil society organizations, local government units, national government institutions, and the rest of the community to be more vigilant in protecting children because they are the first victims of accidents and abuse. She made the appeal after visiting the continue reading : Briones calls for greater vigilance towards protection of children