DepEd Orders

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Gender-Responsive Basic Education Policy in line with its Gender and Development (GAD) mandate as stipulated in the 1987 Philippine Constitution, Republic Act (RA) No. 9710 or the Magna Carta of Women (MCW), RA 10533 or the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013, and the Philippines’ International Human Rights Commitments to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), and the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) among others.

Posted on June 29, 2017

For the information and guidance of all concerned, enclosed is a copy of Presidential Directive No. 2017-0086-0087, directing all Cabinet Secretaries and Heads of Agencies to process all requests and/or applications within a  maximum period of one month, regardless if this merits approval or not.

Posted on June 19, 2017
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Policy and Guidelines on Healthy Food and Beverage Choices in Schools and in DepEd Offices for the promotion and development of healthy eating habits among the youth and DepEd employees by making available healthy, nutritious, and affordable menu choices, and for setting food standards.
Posted on March 14, 2017
Guidelines on the Utilization of the Financial Support and Registration Fee for the Host Region on the Conduct of the National Festival of Talents
Posted on January 6, 2017
The 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 9184, otherwise known as the Government Procurement Reform Act, took effect on October 28, 2016, after its publication in the Official Gazette on August 29, 2016.
Posted on December 9, 2016
Pursuant to Executive Order (EO) No. 2 dated July 23, 2016 entitled Operationalizing in the Executive Branch the People’s Constitutional Right to Information and the State Policies of Full Public Disclosure and Transparency in the Public Service and Providing Guidelines Therefor, this Department issues the enclosed Department of Education People’s Freedom of Information (FOI) Manual and Implementing Details, which shall be known as Department of Education People’s FOI Manual of 2016, together with EO 2. 
Posted on November 25, 2016
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
This Office hereby amends DepEd Order (DO) No. 79, s. 2012 entitled Implementing Guidelines on the Grant of Step Increment for Teachers with Specialization in Science and/or Mathematics.
Posted on October 21, 2016

Amendment to DBM-DOH Joint Circular No. 1, s. 2012 Regarding the Rules and Regulations on the Grant of Compensation-Related Magna Carta Benefits to Public Health Workers

Posted on September 7, 2016

The Department of Education (DepEd) has received reports of allegedly fraudulent representations in certain regions with regard to obtaining salary loans from accredited private lending institutions (PLIs) under the Department’s Automatic Payroll Deduction System (APDS) Program.

Posted on September 1, 2016