The Department of Education (DepEd) seeks to further strengthen its Alternative Learning System (ALS) in order to reach more out-of-school children, youth and adults in response to attainment of objectives of both Education for All (EFA) and Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
The Civil Service Commission (CSC), under the CSC Resolution No. 13-00166 dated January 31, 2013 (copy enclosed), has approved the Modified Qualification Standards (QS) for the Positions of Director IV (SG 28) and Director III (SG 27) in the Philippine High School for the Arts (PHSA).
For the information and guidance of all concerned, enclosed is a copy of the Amended Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) No. 8190 entitled An Act Granting Priority to Residents of the Barangay, Municipality or City Where the School is Located, in the Appointment or Assignment of Classroom Public School Teachers.