Press Releases

The Department of Education has found an ally in Jesuit Basic Education Commission (JBEC) in its fight against bullying in schools. read more
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September 18, 2013
PASIG CITY—The Department of Education (DepEd), together with the Metrobank Foundation, commended the awardees of the 2013 Metrobank Foundation Search for the Outstanding Teachers on September 9 during DepEd’s weekly flag-raising ceremony. read more
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September 11, 2013
PASIG CITY – The Department of Education (DepEd) is extending a calamity loan of up to P20, 000.00 to teachers and non-teaching personnel who were directly affected by Typhoon Maring and “habagat” monsoon rains. read more
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August 28, 2013
PASIG CITY – Education Secretary Br. Armin Luistro FSC has called on school officials to plan make up classes for the days when classes were suspended as a result of massive flooding spawned by the “habagat” and typhoon Maring. read more
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August 23, 2013
PASIG CITY – The Department of Education (DepEd) is launching the Search for 2013 Outstanding Special Education (SPED) Teachers and Outstanding SPED Centers to recognize educators who provide the best educational services to children with special learning needs. read more
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August 12, 2013
QUEZON CITY – During a language conference, Department of Education (DepEd) Sec Br Armin Luistro FSC talked about Mother Tongue-Based Multi-lingual Education (MTB-MLE) – a feature of the Enhanced Basic Education Program which mandates the use of the language that pupils are familiar with (their f read more
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August 9, 2013
The Department of Education (DepEd) has come out with the guidelines in the conduct of 2013 qualifying test for aspiring school principals in the public school system. read more
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August 7, 2013
PASIG CITY -- The Department of Education (DepEd) has reiterated its policy of respecting the religious rights of students including the right of female Muslim school children to use veil or headdress (hijab) inside the campus. read more
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July 24, 2013
PASIG CITY – The Department of Education (DepEd) has granted the request of interested investors of the Public-Private Partnerships for School Infrastructure Project-Phase Two (PSIP II) more time to prepare their proposals for the bid submission. read more
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July 21, 2013
PASIG CITY – The Department of Education (DepEd) submitted July 12th the first batch of validated reports required for the release of the Performance-Based Bonus (PBB). read more
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July 17, 2013