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.
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).
For the information and guidance of all concerned, the Department of Education (DepEd) provides guidelines on the Effectivity of the Grade/Year Level Placement of Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) Qualifiers.
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).