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PASIG CITY, February 16, 2017 – Prior to the 6.7-magnitude earthquake that hit the province of Surigao del Norte, Education Secretary Leonor Briones has met with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) o read more
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February 16, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 12, 2017 – The Department of Education (DepEd), in collaboration with other government and non-government organizations, is observing the 2017 National Intellectual Disability Week from February 14 to 20 with the theme ‘Karapatan at Pantay-Pantay na Pagkakataon P read more
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February 12, 2017
SURIGAO DEL NORTE, February 12, 2017 - Based on the initial assessment conducted by the Department of Education (DepEd), the estimated cost of damage on schools following the 6.7-magnitude earthquake in Surigao del Norte is now at P7.6 million. read more
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February 12, 2017
PAGADIAN CITY, February 9, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Assistant Secretary Tonisito Umali recently recognized the role of campus journalists as catalysts for change. read more
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February 9, 2017
PAGADIAN CITY, February 8, 2017 – Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism Executive Director Malou Mangahas shared some tips on how to be an effective and responsible journalist during the recently concluded 2017 National Schools Press Conference in Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Su read more
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February 8, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 7, 2017 – As of December 31, 2016, the Department of Education (DepEd) has already processed a total of P5.23 billion for the Senior High School Voucher Program (SHS VP), with actual payments amounting to P3.95 billion or 75 percent of billing statements received at read more
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February 7, 2017
PASAY CITY, February 3, 2017 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones urged all financial managers and other accounting personnel of the Department of Education (DepEd) to submit all financial reports on time to ensure smooth conduct of the Department’s programs and projects. read more
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February 3, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 1, 2017 – “People in financial management are equally important with the school administrator, policy makers and teachers.”   read more
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February 1, 2017
PASIG CITY, January 31, 2017 – In line with its thrust to promote culture-based education, the Department of Education (DepEd), through its Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) Program, continues to strengthen its engagement with Indigenous Peoples (IP) communities, especially in the cont read more
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January 31, 2017
PASIG CITY, January 30, 2017 – The implementation of the K to 12 Basic Education Program is in full swing as more than 1,300 Department of Education (DepEd) personnel and stakeholders from around the country shared best practices in ensuring that every Filipino achieves quality, accessib read more
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January 30, 2017