Press Releases

As part of its continuing initiatives to strengthen the teaching of Science, Technology and Engineering (STE) in basic education, the Department of Education (DepEd) is providing financial support to 198 public high schools nationwide implementing the STE program. read more
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October 10, 2013
PASIG CITY -- The Swiss Government is offering a scholarship grant to Filipinos taking up a doctorate degree or medical doctors who wish to undertake specialization in selected Swiss universities. read more
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October 9, 2013
TAGUM CITY, DAVAO DEL NORTE -- Education Secretary Br. Armin Luistro FSC has called on the public to promote societal harmony and acceptance of other faiths when praying in public schools. read more
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October 8, 2013
PASIG CITY – To recognize the unique role, service and commitment that teachers play in strengthening communities and building the nation, the Department of Education (DepEd) hosted a celebration honoring teachers, educators,professors, education officials, and other education stakeholders on Oct read more
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October 4, 2013
PASIG CITY -- The Department of Education (DepEd) welcomes the signing of the anti-bullying law (RA10627) which protects students from bullying and other forms of violence that may be inflicted by adults, persons of authority as well as their fellow students. read more
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September 20, 2013
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