The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Educational Service Contracting and Teachers’ Salary Subsidy Programs in Junior High School Effective School Year 2017-2018 to ensure effective and efficient program implementation.
The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Senior High School Voucher Program Effective School Year 2017-2018 to ensure effective and efficient program implementation.
One of the continuing initiatives of the Department of Education (DepEd), along its thrust of increasing access to quality elementary education, is strengthening the implementation of the Multigrade Program in Philippine Education (MPPE) to address pressing concerns and issues on the provision of customized teaching and learning materials for multigrade classes and professional development of teachers.
The Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013 (Republic Act No. 10533) provides for the expansion of the benefits and assistance programs under the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (Republic Act No. 8545) to qualified students under the Senior High School (SHS) Program, which is the additional two years of secondary education included in compulsory basic education beginning School Year (SY) 2016-2017.
The Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education, consisting of the Education Service Contracting (ESC) and the Teacher Salary Subsidy (TSS), is a demonstration of the Government’s commitment to maintain the viability of private education as a key partner in the delivery of quality basic education.
In connection with the participation of the current and incoming Special Program in Foreign Language (SPFL) teachers to various professional development activities to upgrade Foreign Language (FL) pedagogical skills effective 2015 onwards, reimbursement/release of allowances which include transportation expenses and per diem, when applicable shall be charged/reimbursed to any of the following...
The Department of Education (DepEd) amends Item IV.B. 1 (Amounts of the ESC and Other Financial Matters) of the enclosure to DepEd Order No. 26, s. 2014 (Policies and Guidelines on the Implementation of the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE) Program Effective School Year (SY) 2014-2015).