Press Releases

Department of Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis read more
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August 4, 2016
To address undernutrition and short-term hunger among public school children, the Department of Education (DepEd), through the School Health Division-Bureau of Learner Support Services (SHD-BLSS), implements the School-Based Feeding Program (SBFP) for School Year (SY) 2016-2017.   read more
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August 3, 2016
PASIG City, July 27, 2016. -- To learn lessons from our Asian neighbor’s experience with natural disasters and how their schools have integrated disaster management in the school curriculum, delegates from the Department of Education (DepEd) Region 7, led by Director for Disaster Risk Re read more
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August 2, 2016
For this year’s observance of the National Disaster Consciousness Month (NDCM), the Department of Education (DepEd) joins the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in pushing for better appreciation of the disaster preparedness programs of the government, and promoting disaster risk reduction (DRR) as a read more
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August 1, 2016
Along with efforts to strengthen local and international partnerships, the Department of education (DepEd) arranged for its personnel a two-day training on protocols and social graces. read more
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August 1, 2016
While the celebration of the National No Smoking Month ended in June, the Department’s fight against tobacco continues with the issuance of Department Order No. 48, s. 2016 or the Policy and Guidelines on Comprehensive Tobacco Control. read more
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July 28, 2016
For the 38th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week (July 17 to 23, 2016), the Department of Education (DepEd) joined the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) read more
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July 26, 2016
On the Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) leg of its nationwide Research Caravan, the Department of Education (DepEd) encouraged the teachers, students, private sector, academe, and other education stakeholders to contribute to the improvement of the country’s education system by building evidence through re read more
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July 25, 2016
Aside from ensuring quality, the Department of Education (DepEd) also aims to have an education system that is inclusive to all learners, without compromising the 21st century learning standards. read more
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July 20, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) continues its drive to eliminate intestinal parasitism among the public elementary school learners nationwide through its mass deworming program or the Integrated Helminth Control Program, in cooperation with the Department of Health (DOH). read more
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July 19, 2016