DepEd to release, install video conferencing equipment to support distance learning

​ June 24, 2021 – To enhance virtual coordination between field offices, the Department of Education (DepEd) will soon release and install video conferencing equipment to field offices to further provide efficient services amid the distance learning implementation. “We are continuously assisting our field offices in their endeavors for the distance learning. We are providing continue reading : DepEd to release, install video conferencing equipment to support distance learning

DepEd renews over 1.7k provisional teachers in SHS for SY 2021-2022

​ June 23, 2021 – Some 1,700 senior high school (SHS) teachers hired in 2016, whose provisional appointments are set to expire by July this year, were granted renewal by the Civil Service Commission (CSC), Education Undersecretary for Planning and Human Resource and Organization Development Jesus Mateo announced on Friday. “The Department is grateful to continue reading : DepEd renews over 1.7k provisional teachers in SHS for SY 2021-2022

DepEd TV History Channel in the works to reinforce learners’ historical awareness

​ June 23, 2021 – To nurture the historical awareness of Filipino learners, teachers, parents, and the public, the Department of Education (DepEd) is planning to create a DepEd TV History Channel that will air films and documentaries featuring Philippine and World History. “The Department recognizes the importance and the effectiveness of films and documentaries continue reading : DepEd TV History Channel in the works to reinforce learners’ historical awareness

On the President’s decision to postpone limited face-to-face classes in basic education

​ June 22, 2021 – In light of the emergence of contagious variants of COVID-19 in the country, the Department of Education (DepEd) will follow the decision of the President to postpone the implementation of limited face-to-face classes in low-risk areas. Enhanced blended learning will continue to be implemented. Our utmost priority is the safety continue reading : On the President’s decision to postpone limited face-to-face classes in basic education

DepEd kicks off celebration of 123rd Founding Anniversary

​ June 22, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd), instituted on June 23, 1898, kicked off its 123rd Founding Anniversary celebration on Monday, with the theme ‘Bayanihan para sa Edukasyon‘. Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones led the commemoration by recognizing the role of teaching and non-teaching personnel, parents, stakeholders, partners, and the community in their continue reading : DepEd kicks off celebration of 123rd Founding Anniversary

Briones emphasizes education as a shared responsibility in 5th SDEM

June 22, 2021 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones on Thursday underscored that education is a shared responsibility, calling for the involvement of all sectors during the 5th Strategic Dialogue for Education Ministers (5th SDEM). “Education has become, and it is obvious now that it is, a shared responsibility. We call for the involvement of continue reading : Briones emphasizes education as a shared responsibility in 5th SDEM

Briones orders early release of teachers’ cash allowance ahead of school opening

​ June 21, 2021 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones has ordered the early release and payment of the Php 5,000 cash allowance for teachers ahead of the start of School Year 2021-2022. “Our teachers have consistently shown their immediate support to our commitment to deliver quality education amidst the pandemic. We want to consistently support continue reading : Briones orders early release of teachers’ cash allowance ahead of school opening

DepEd: NHCP’s research shows first education secretaries were Filipinos, not Americans

​ June 21, 2021 – Coinciding with its 123rd Founding Anniversary celebration, the Department of Education (DepEd) revealed that the first three education secretaries were Filipinos, according to initial research conducted by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP). Undersecretary for Administration Alain Del B. Pascua initiated the research with NHCP Chairperson Rene Escalante continue reading : DepEd: NHCP’s research shows first education secretaries were Filipinos, not Americans

DepEd to share accessible education strategies in SEAMEO dialogue

​ June 17, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd) is set to present its strategic directions to keep educational opportunities accessible to every learner in the 5th Strategic Dialogue for Education Ministers (5th SDEM) on June 17, 2021. With the theme ‘Education as an Uplifting Force,’ Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones will share initiatives continue reading : DepEd to share accessible education strategies in SEAMEO dialogue