DepEd Orders

The Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front have signed the Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro on October 15, 2012. To support the peace agreement, both parties have launched the Sajahatra Program.

Posted on February 8, 2013

The Department of Education (DepED) is committed to implementing the Government’s support to private education, pursuant to Republic Act No. 8545 entitled, “An Act Amending Republic Act No. 6728, otherwise known as ‘An Act Providing Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE) and Appropriating Funds Therefor”.

Posted on August 12, 2009

In line with the goal of promoting access to basic education, this Department announces the implementation of the Education Voucher System (EVS) in Government-recognized private secondary schools effective SY2006-2007.

Posted on March 22, 2006

In compliance with the provisions of Executive Order 113, enjoining all sectors to participate in tree planting activities in support of the environment and natural resources program which the government is presently implementing; and in order to encourage citizenry involvement in creating a wholesome environment, the Department of Education, Culture and Sports is launching the Revitalized Tree-planting and Greening Program (RTGP)

Posted on August 14, 1996
R.A. No. 6728 entitled “ An Act Providing Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education, and Appropriating Funds. Therefore, “stipulates that it is the declared policy of the State, in conformity with the mandate of the Constitution, to promote and make quality education accessible to all Filipino citizens. The State also hereby recognizes the complementary roles of public and private schools in the educational system and the invaluable contribution they make to education.
Posted on May 27, 1991
As technical bodies tasked to assist the State Assistance Council (SAC) in the implementation of programs under RA 6728 known as “An Act Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education, and Appropriating Funds Therefore,“ and to recommend to the Secretary for final decision, action on GATSPE matters, the following sub-committees are hereby created to be composed.
Posted on October 22, 1990