To address the needs of talented students in the different sports disciplines, the Department of Education (DepEd) shall implement the Special Program in Sports (SPS) in regular high schools, which have the capacity to implement and sustain the program in terms of trained teachers, facilities and equipment.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of Bottom-Up Budgeting (BuB) Projects which aims to establish a common understanding of all stakeholders on the implementation and management of BuB projects. This is also pursuant to the provisions cited in Joint Memorandum Circular No. 6 of DBM-DILG-DSWD-NAPC entitled Policy Guidelines and Procedures in the Implementation of the Bottom-Up-Budgeting Programs dated February 27, 2015.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the Fiscal Year 2015 Guidelines on the Utilization of Financial Assistance to Schools Implementing Special Curricular Programs. These unified guidelines are for the second year with its standardized implementation process of financial assistance to the following special curricular programs...
In line with one of the President’s Ten Point Basic Education Agenda which states that “every child should be a reader by Grade 1,” the Department of Education (DepEd) is strengthening its reading program through the implementation of the Early Language, Literacy, and Numeracy Program.
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 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).
Abot-Alam is a convergence program that is being undertaken by a consortium of various national government agencies, and non-government organizations (NGOs) and institutions under the leadership of DepEd and the National Youth Commission (NYC).
To further realize the full integration and unification of the different contracting schemes of the Bureau in the delivery of quality education to the out-of- school children, youth and adults in the Philippines through the Alternative Learning System (ALS), the Department of Education (DepEd) amends the guidelines for the ALS Unified Contracting Scheme.
DepEd Order No. 69, s. 2011 entitled Guidelines on Sustaining Special Education at the Elementary Level is amended by excluding Paragraph 4 as part of these guidelines.