DepEd Orders

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the Guidelines for Work Immersion as basis for the implementation of work immersion in all Senior High Schools (SHSs).

Posted on June 5, 2017
These guidelines shall serve as a guide in the availment, release, utilization, liquidation, monitoring, and reporting of the Human Resource Training and Development (HRTD) Funds.
Posted on June 5, 2017

In support to DepEd’s plans to effectively implement the multigrade program, the enclosed Guidelines on the Utilization of the 2017 Financial Support for Multigrade Schools, stipulates the procedures on funds release, utilization, reporting, and liquidation.

Posted on April 20, 2017
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Utilization of the 2017 Every Child a Reader Program (ECARP) Funds for the Early Language, Literacy, and Numeracy Program: Professional Development Component.
Posted on April 19, 2017
In support of the Department’s policy development process, research agenda, and policy and program development and implementation, the Department of Education (DepEd) continues to promote and strengthen the culture of research in basic education. DepEd hereby establishes the Research Management Guidelines (RMG) to provide guidance in managing research initiatives in the national, regional, schools division, and school levels.
Posted on March 20, 2017

For the information and guidance of all concerned, enclosed is a copy of Joint Circular (JC) No. 1, s. 2017, on the Revised Guidelines on the Use of the Special Education Fund (SEF) issued by the Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Budget and Management (DBM) and Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Posted on March 3, 2017
The Department of Education issues the enclosed policy entitled Creation of the Education Programs Delivery Unit (EPDU). It aims to provide assistance in the implementation of plans and budget across all governance levels in the Department.
Posted on November 25, 2016

The provisions stipulated in DepEd Order No. 43, s. 2015 entitled Revised Guidelines for the Basic Education Research Fund (BERF) shall remain in force with some specific amendments to better implement the policy, to wit...

Posted on January 25, 2016

In August 2001, Republic Act No. 9155 (RA 9155), An Act Instituting A Framework of Governance for Basic Education, Establishing Authority and Accountability, Renaming the Department of Education, Culture and Sports as the Department of Education, and for Other Purposes, otherwise known as the Governance of Basic Education Act of 2001, was issued.  It provided a framework for the governance of education, decentralizing governance to the field, and making the schools and learning centers the heart of the education system. The law also established the authority and accountability of the various organization levels of the Department of Education (DepEd).

Posted on October 30, 2015

The Department of Education is continuing its initiatives towards strengthening evidence-based policy development and decision-making through the provision of research fund to eligible proponents from the national, regional, schools division offices to the public elementary and secondary schools nationwide. Funds shall come from the Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 General Appropriations Act-Basic Education Research Fund (GAA-BERF) and succeeding years thereon.

Posted on September 16, 2015