Official Statements

On August 3 (Wednesday), the Department of Education (DepEd) Central Office received a formal report of an incident at Zeferino Arroyo High School in Iriga City—where a teacher/Citizen’s Army Training (CAT) facilitator hit a Grade 10 student, supposedly when the latter behaved defiantly after bei read more
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August 11, 2016
The Department of Education - Regional Office VI STRONGLY DENIES having developed and fielded any IEC material entitled How to Avoid HIV/AIDS?. read more
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August 6, 2016
Bagamat kinikilala ng DepEd ang pahayag ng Alliance of Concerned Teachers at Teachers Dignity Coalition tungkol sa kapakanan ng mga guro sa usapin ng Daily Lesson Log, ang kapakanan din ng mga guro ang iniisip ng DepEd nang ilabas ang DepEd Order 42, s. read more
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July 29, 2016
In relation to the issues raised by the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Teachers Partylist and the Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) regarding the preparation of the Daily Lesson Log (DLL) by teachers, the Department of Education (DepEd) wishes to clarify that it has not made any official st read more
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July 29, 2016
On 18 July 2016 during its Executive Committee Meeting, the Department of Education leadership received a report from its Schools Division Office in Cotabato City of a shooting incident that killed two elementary school teachers of the department and injured another teacher in Brgy. read more
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July 21, 2016
Today is World Population Day, a day marked to bring to light the issues and concerns related to the global population. read more
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July 11, 2016
BUILDING ON THE PAST; MOVING ON TO THE FUTURE   PROF. LEONOR MAGTOLIS BRIONES Secretary, Department of Education July 4, 2016 WHY THIS JOYOUS CELEBRATION? read more
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July 4, 2016
  Dear teachers and parents, administrators and staff, education partners and stakeholders:   read more
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June 30, 2016
We are pleased to learn of the appointment of Dr. Briones to the post of DepEd Secretary. She brings with her a wealth of experience in public finance and administration which would be beneficial to DepEd, being the agency with the largest budget. read more
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June 1, 2016
We, the officers and  and members, of the National Employees Union of the Department of Education (DepEd) express our full support to the K to 12 Program and the implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) program which will commence this SY 2016-2017. read more
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May 23, 2016