Further to DepEd Order No. 11, s. 2015, entitled Policies on the Implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program under the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE), DepEd Order No. 40, s. 2015 entitled Guidelines on K to 12 Partnerships, and DepEd Order No. 46, s. 2015 entitled Detailed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Voucher Program, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues this Order to provide further clarifications on the rationale, scope, and conditions with regard to these policies.
The Department of Education (DepEd) through the Bureau of Elementary Education (BEE) and the Bureau of Secondary Education (BSE) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Utilization of Support Funds for the Special Education (SPED) Program.
Mandated to provide an enhanced learning environment and resources which would benefit children and youth in public schools, the Department of Education (DepEd), through its Adopt-a-School Program (ASP), is continuously engaged in obtaining the support from various entities, ensuring that such support contributes to expanding access to quality education.
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 the objective of achieving the Education for All (EFA) targets and Millennium Development Goals (MDG), the Department of Education (DepEd) announces the implementation of the Abot-Alam Program. 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). It is a national strategy to locate the out-of-school youth (OSY) nationwide who are 15 to 30 years old and who have not completed basic/higher education or who are unemployed, and to mobilize and harmonize programs which will address these OSYs’ needs and aspirations.
The Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE), consisting of the Education Service Contracting (ESC) and the Teachers 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.
The Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE), consisting of the Education Service Contracting (ESC), the Education Voucher System (EVS), 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 support of the trainings in English for teachers and schools heads of low performing schools funds shall be downloaded to each region and division. Allotment per region and division is based on the number of low performing schools and on a unit cost of P8,500.00 per teacher and administrator for five days direct training and school based follow-up training.
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)