Official Statements

The Department of Education (DepEd) maintained that teachers will receive their bonuses before the year closes.  read more
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November 29, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) maintains its position that schools and all learning institutions are zones of peace where students and teaching personnel must feel secure in their pursuit of quality basic education. read more
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November 24, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) would like to shed light on reports regarding the “unprecedented amount” of bonuses allotted for public school teachers before 2016 ends.   read more
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November 11, 2016
  The Department of Education (DepEd) condoles with the family of Vilma Cabactulan, a teacher from Pedro “Oloy” N. Roa National High School in Cagayan De Oro who was fatally stabbed by her student on September 13, 2016.    read more
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September 14, 2016
This is in response to the statements of Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) on the delayed release of teachers’ cash allowance, also referred to as chalk allowance, for the school year 2016-2017.   read more
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September 8, 2016
In the aftermath of the recent bombing in Davao City, bomb threats have been reported in schools around the country causing disruption of classes, panic and unnecessary stress. read more
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September 7, 2016
The Department of Education, together with its office in Region XI is one with the nation in strongly condemning the bombing incident last September 2 at the Davao City night market which claimed the lives of 14 innocent civilians and injured 67 others. read more
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September 3, 2016
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