Press Releases

Education Secretary Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC welcomes the erstwhile Dean of the UP College of Education as the new Undersecretary for Programs and Projects, ensuring an education thrust that puts premium on literacy learning strategies that are culturally-appropriate. read more
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April 18, 2013
Every child in the Philippines will now have the chance to be schooled. read more
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April 18, 2013
The Department of Education has created an Election Task Force (ETF) Operation Center at its Central Office in Pasig to ensure full support to teachers who will serve as members of the Board of Election Inspectors for the 2013 national and local elections. read more
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April 17, 2013
There is another first in this year’s Palarong Pambansa. It will be the first time for the People’s Television 4 to cover the event, affording televiewers a comprehensive update on the country’s biggest annual sporting event. read more
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April 12, 2013
Some 2,0000 classrooms will be turned over to the Department of Education by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) on December 2014, as the government continues its efforts to wipe out classroom shortage in public schools nationwide. read more
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April 5, 2013
For the first time in the history of the Palarong Pambansa, the private sector is pitching in to give financial rewards, including offers of scholarship to athletes who will excel in the annual national sporting event. read more
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April 4, 2013
The Department of Education’s Public-Private Partnership (PPP) for School Infrastructure Project (PSIP), which aims to address shortages in public school classrooms through partnerships with the private sector, has made it as the lone entry from the ASEAN to the internationally-acclaimed Partners read more
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April 4, 2013
The flag at the Department of Education Central office is now flying at half mast to give honor to DepEd former Secretary and University of the Philippines President, Dr. Onofre “OD” Corpuz. read more
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March 27, 2013
The Department of Education has renewed its partnership with Rappler, Inc., a media organization of veteran journalists, as its official social media partner for the 2013 Palarong Pambansa set in Negros Oriental this April. read more
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March 26, 2013
Education Secretary Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC was conferred a Doctor of Humanities (Honoris Causa) by the Foundation University of Dumaguete City, citing him as an educator par excellence for his accomplishments at the Department of Education. read more
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March 25, 2013