DepEd, PSC ready future sports journos for Palaro coverage

DAVAO CITY, May 3, 2019 — The Department of Education (DepEd), through its Public Affairs Service (PAS), in coordination with Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), conducted a three-day seminar on communicating sports for campus journalists on April 24-26 at the Malayan Colleges Mindanao in Davao City. Prior to their coverage of the 2019 Palarong Pambansa, the continue reading : DepEd, PSC ready future sports journos for Palaro coverage

DepEd retains top approval rating in latest Pulse Asia Ulat ng Bayan

PASIG CITY, April 29, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), under the leadership of Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, sustained its quarter-per-quarter high approval rating in Pulse Asia’s Ulat ng Bayan survey. In the Ulat ng Bayan survey results in March and September 2018, DepEd enjoyed the top approval rating at 84% and 88%, respectively. continue reading : DepEd retains top approval rating in latest Pulse Asia Ulat ng Bayan

62nd Palarong Pambansa officially kicks off in Davao City

DAVAO CITY, April 29, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), with the City Government of Davao, opened the 62nd Palarong Pambansa at the UP Sports Complex in UP Mindanao-Mintal Campus. DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones welcomed thousands of student-athletes, coaches, regional, division and technical officials, and enthusiasts who trooped to Davao City for the continue reading : 62nd Palarong Pambansa officially kicks off in Davao City

DepEd highlights indigenous games, local sports icons for 2019 Palarong Pambansa

DAVAO CITY, April 28, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), together with the DepEd-Youth Formation Division (YFD), DepEd Region XI, and the Schools Division Office (SDO) of Davao City, introduced on April 27 Larong Pinoy and the Sports Heroes Day as new highlights during the 62nd Palarong Pambansa. Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones described continue reading : DepEd highlights indigenous games, local sports icons for 2019 Palarong Pambansa

National Council for Children’s Television rolls out content standards for child-friendlier programs

QUEZON CITY, April 24, 2019 – As an attached agency of the Department of Education (DepEd) mandated to produce quality television programs that will help develop the knowledge, skills, values, and strong sense of national identity among Filipino learners, the National Council for Children’s Television (NCCT) officially launched the Child-Friendly Content Standards (CFCS) at Luxent continue reading : National Council for Children’s Television rolls out content standards for child-friendlier programs

DepEd suspends work due to 6.1-magnitude earthquake, orders thorough inspection of school buildings, facilities

PASIG CITY, April 23, 2019 – Following the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council’s (NDRRMC) recommendation, the Department of Education (DepEd) issued work suspensions in the aftermath of the 6.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Luzon on April 22. Through a memorandum dated today, DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones suspended work at the Central Office and continue reading : DepEd suspends work due to 6.1-magnitude earthquake, orders thorough inspection of school buildings, facilities

Learners showcase skills, talents highlighting patriotism, valor

PASIG CITY, April 17, 2019 – Learners enrolled in public secondary schools nationwide showcased their skills and talents in painting, essay writing, and oration in line with the celebration of the 77th Araw ng Kagitingan and Philippine Veterans Week. Anchored on the theme, “Pamanang Kalayaan ng mga Beterano: Isabuhay at Pagyamanin ng Lahing Pilipino,” the continue reading : Learners showcase skills, talents highlighting patriotism, valor

DepEd chief, Spanish ambassador discuss Safe Schools Declaration, language program

PASIG CITY, April 15, 2019 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones met Spanish Ambassador Jorge Moragas Sanchez to discuss the Safe Schools Declaration and the Spanish Language Program during a courtesy call at the Department of Education (DepEd)–Central Office last April 4. The Education chief emphasized that the Department strongly supports the Safe Schools Declaration continue reading : DepEd chief, Spanish ambassador discuss Safe Schools Declaration, language program