Press Releases

Aiming to provide guidance to DepEd and its stakeholders in the conduct of education research and in the utilization of research results to inform the Department’s planning, policy, and program development, the Department of Education (DepEd) held the nationwide launch of its first ever Basic Edu read more
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July 12, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and Philippine Sports Commission conducted the ceremonial signing of the Palarong Pambansa Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) to serve as basis for and ensure the smooth conduct of the Palarong Pambansa. read more
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July 9, 2016
Classes in affected areas are automatically suspended based on the PAGASA declared storm signals, while local government units (LGUs)—not the DepEd—decide on and announce class suspensions during calamities in the absence of a storm signal.   read more
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July 8, 2016
Newly-sworn in Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor M. Briones is pushing for a more vigorous implementation of Alternative Learning System (ALS) to bring education to more learners across the country.   read more
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July 7, 2016
Newly-appointed Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones is committed to add to, continue and build on what former Education Secretary Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC has done for the Department of Education (DepEd), the Filipino learners, and all the education stakeholders in the country. read more
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July 5, 2016
On the last full day of the Luistro administration at the Department of Education(DepEd), the Department and its partners leave Sidhay, a spiral monument, and Gabaldon: Philippine Heritage Schools, a coffee table book. read more
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June 29, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), and Dynamic Teen Company (DTC) recently led a simple “moving up” ceremony for over 1,000 of Metro Manila street children who have successfully completed the Kariton Klasrum program and are now ready for regu read more
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June 29, 2016
On the last full day of the Luistro administration at the Department of Education (DepEd), the Department and its partners leave Sidhay (Sisidlan ng Buhay), a spiral monument, and Gabaldon: Philippine Heritage Schools, a coffee table book. read more
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June 29, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) has expressed appreciation to the private sector and other program partners for making possible more than Php 28.8 billion in donations and education support to public schools through the Department’s Adopt-A-School Program (ASP) from 2011 to 2015. read more
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June 26, 2016
To bring quality education in far-flung areas that have no electricity or connectivity, the Department of Education (DepEd) has teamed up with Microsoft Philippines  in launching the EGG – a self-contained classroom that can be transported to remote areas,   generate  its own water and power syst read more
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June 24, 2016