For the information and guidance of all concerned, enclosed is a copy of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (RA) No. 10533, entitled An Act Enhancing the Philippine Basic Education System by Strengthening its Curriculum and Increasing the Number of Years for Basic Education, Approaching Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes.
In view of the implementation of the K to 12 Basic Education Program, the Department of Education (DepEd) issues the following Clarifications on the Policy Guidelines on the Implementation of the Language Learning Areas and their Time Allotment in Grades 1 and 2 as stated in the Enclosure Nos. 1 and 2 of DepEd Order No. 31, s. 2012.
To ensure the appropriateness and relevance of data collected through the Enhanced Basic Education Information System (EBEIS), the Research and Statistics Division-Office of Planning Service (RSD-OPS) conducted series of consultations and meetings with several stakeholders.