Press Releases

PASIG CITY, August 15, 2017 – Cognizant of the State’s responsibility to maintain the neutrality of schools as zones of peace, and to protect learners, teachers, personnel, and community members from attack by state and non-state armed groups, the Department of Education (DepEd) fully ac read more
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August 15, 2017
PASIG CITY, August 15, 2017 – On par with the President’s directive to “Build, Build, Build”, the Department of Education (DepEd) has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to outline the strategy for the implementation of the Basic read more
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August 15, 2017
PASIG CITY, August 8, 2017 – To ensure that Department of Education (DepEd) Order No. 16, s. read more
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August 8, 2017
PASIG CITY, August 8, 2017 – Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Amanda Gorely and Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Briones visit Makati High School, the first Philippine partner school of the Building Relationship through Intercultural Dialogue and Growing Engagemen read more
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August 8, 2017
PASIG CITY, August 4, 2017 – To achieve the mutual development goals of ensuring inclusive and quality education for all and promoting lifelong learning, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) handed over 370 computer tablets, sample student chairs, and the scale read more
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August 4, 2017
PASIG CITY, August 3, 2017 – A special education (SPED) learner from Tuguegarao West Central School in Cagayan Valley once more placed the Philippines in the map of mathematical excellence as he brought home three golds and one silver from the China Primary Math Olympiad held last July 2 read more
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August 3, 2017
PASIG CITY, August 1, 2017—Furtherintensifying its fight against tobacco, the Department of Education (DepEd) today launched EskweLA BAN sa Sigarilyo, a project implemented in partnership with the Tobacco-Free Kids Action Fund, aimed at strengthening the implementation of the De read more
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August 1, 2017
PASIG CITY, July 31, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones recently highlighted the importance of continuous assessment of education initiatives to ensure that these remain relevant and responsive to various challenges in education.   read more
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July 31, 2017
PASIG CITY, July 27, 2017 – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (PRRD) reaffirmed his strong support for quality basic education during his 2nd State of the Nation Address (SONA) last July 24, highlighting the continuous empowerment of young and adult Filipino learners through wider and better read more
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July 27, 2017
PASIG CITY, July 26, 2017 – Maurice Sacho Ilustre, Grade 12 student from De La Salle, Zobel emerged as the most bemedalled athlete for Philippines as the 9th Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Schools Games (ASG) came to a close.   read more
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July 26, 2017