DepEd hands relief to Typhoon Odette-hit schools, offices

​ January 21, 2022 – The Department of Education (DepEd) has delivered relief efforts and conducted psychosocial interventions to Typhoon Odette-hit schools and field offices in affected provinces. “We have deployed personnel to facilitate the processing and transport of donations according to our assessment. We assure our stakeholders that immediate funding for interventions in the continue reading : DepEd hands relief to Typhoon Odette-hit schools, offices

On claim that ‘a textbook scarcely mentions portions of Philippine history narrative’

​ January 20, 2022 – The Department of Education (DepEd) would like to respond to perceptions that ‘a textbook’ for Philippine History scarcely mentions portions of Philippine history narrative”. The existing Araling Panlipunan (AP) Curriculum covers contents on Philippine History which serve as take-off points in all discussions relative to Asian Studies, World History, Economics continue reading : On claim that ‘a textbook scarcely mentions portions of Philippine history narrative’

On inaccurate depiction of the Philippine territory in imported learning materials

January 20, 2022 – The Department of Education (DepEd) has consistently advocated for the provision of accurate information to our learners based on the Philippine historical context and those with legal bases. Teaching historical and legal facts is one of the cornerstones of our approach to mold the beliefs, character, and love for the country continue reading : On inaccurate depiction of the Philippine territory in imported learning materials

DepEd teachers, personnel to receive PBB for FY 2020

​ January 20, 2022 – Teachers and non-teaching personnel of the Department of Education (DepEd) will receive their Performance-Based Bonus (PBB) for Fiscal Year 2020. The development came after the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Harmonization of National Government Performance Monitoring, Information and Reporting Systems (AO25 IATF) assessed the Department eligible for the annual incentive continue reading : DepEd teachers, personnel to receive PBB for FY 2020

On requiring vaccination for teachers handling face-to-face classes

January 20, 2022 – The Department of Education reiterates that the government policy of requiring employees who work on-site, including teaching and non-teaching personnel involved in face-to-face classes and in-school activities, to be vaccinated is being implemented as a way of preventing the spread of COVID-19 in schools and DepEd offices to protect learners, clients, continue reading : On requiring vaccination for teachers handling face-to-face classes

Official Statement

January 19, 2022 – The Department of Education (DepEd) is elated that the Office of the President expressed its strong support and trust in the expansion of the limited face-to-face classes. We believe this high confidence from President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and our stakeholders was due to the successful pilot implementation of face-to-face classes in continue reading : Official Statement

DepEd SOCCSKSARGEN assures public’s safety, receives Safety Seal Certification

​ KORONADAL CITY, January 18, 2022 – The Department of Education Regional Office XII (DepEd RO XII) ensures the safety of the public by complying with the required health standards set by the government as it received its Safety Seal Certification this month. The Safety Seal Certification from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) continue reading : DepEd SOCCSKSARGEN assures public’s safety, receives Safety Seal Certification

Briones says DepEd enriches national history through local history promotion, curriculum review

​ January 17, 2022 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones on Wednesday underscored the Department of Education’s efforts in enriching knowledge of Philippine history through the promotion of local history and reexamining the current curriculum. “We are emphasizing local history, and I believe in local history. Ang national heroes natin taga saan ba sila?,” the continue reading : Briones says DepEd enriches national history through local history promotion, curriculum review

DepEd shares transformational milestones on literacy, sports, children and employee welfare programs

January 17, 2022 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Field Operations strand, has shared innovative milestones in its literacy, sports, children and employee welfare programs aimed at continuously strengthening the field offices’ overall functions. “Our offices managed to improve, innovate and develop lead projects and practices, which made it possible for the Department continue reading : DepEd shares transformational milestones on literacy, sports, children and employee welfare programs

Government agencies, partners strengthen DepEd’s human resource development efforts

​ January 14, 2022 – The Department of Education (DepEd) credited different partners for strengthening the function of the Bureau of Human Resource and Organizational Development (BHROD) in the continuous development of workforces and related outcomes. “For organizational effectiveness, we have strengthened our linkages to other government agencies, the AO 25 [Inter-agency task force] in continue reading : Government agencies, partners strengthen DepEd’s human resource development efforts