DepEd TV, EdTech channel reach 200k subscribers, receive YouTube silver play button

​ ​ September 24, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd) unveiled the two Silver Play Button awarded by video streaming company YouTube after DepEd TV and DepEd EdTech (Education Technology) Unit channels surpassed 100,000 subscribers’ mark. Both channels have been vital to the Department’s implementation of distance learning, especially in online and television-based instruction. continue reading : DepEd TV, EdTech channel reach 200k subscribers, receive YouTube silver play button

DepEd launches KITE journal for education quality innovations, studies

​ September 24, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd) recently launched the K to 12 Issues and Trends Explored (K.I.T.E) Online Journal to provide an avenue for educational innovations and new insights sharing in curriculum and education policies. K.I.T.E., the official online publication of the Curriculum and Instruction Strand of DepEd, is a quarterly continue reading : DepEd launches KITE journal for education quality innovations, studies

Computerization Program, 5 other big ticket DepEd projects receive higher budget for 2022

​ ​ September 24, 2021 –  The Department of Education (DepEd) has seen a significant increase in budget allocation for its Computerization Program (DCP) and five other programs, according to the agency’s presentation of its 2022 National Expenditure Program (NEP) at the House of Representatives last Tuesday.   The DCP, which aims to provide relevant continue reading : Computerization Program, 5 other big ticket DepEd projects receive higher budget for 2022

DepEd collaborates with SEAMEO TROPMED for School Mental Health Model pilot testing

​ ​ September 23, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd) is collaborating with Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Tropical Medicine and Public Health Network (SEAMEO TROPMED) to elevate awareness of learners and personnel on mental health programs and services. In a webinar on School Mental Health Initiatives and Ceremonial Observance of the World Suicide continue reading : DepEd collaborates with SEAMEO TROPMED for School Mental Health Model pilot testing

DepEd credits parents, learners for exceeding 100% enrollment turnout for SY 2021-2022

​ ​ September 23, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd) credited parents and learners for their support for learning continuity amidst the pandemic as the agency reported that it exceeded last year’s enrollment figure. “This indicates the kind of response of our parents and learners [in education],” Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones said during the continue reading : DepEd credits parents, learners for exceeding 100% enrollment turnout for SY 2021-2022

On ‘Online Kopyahan’

​ ​ September 22, 2021 – Even before the pandemic, cheating has always presented a challenge to the education system. The Department of Education denounces any form of academic dishonesty. Recently, we have monitored that answers to self-learning modules (SLMs) are uploaded on Facebook groups dubbed as Online Kopyahan, which seemingly lure learners as manifested continue reading : On ‘Online Kopyahan’

DepEd welcomes pioneering batch of NAS student-athlete scholars

​ ​ September 22, 2021 – The National Academy of Sports (NAS), the newest attached institution of the Department of Education (DepEd), welcomed its pioneering batch of student-athlete scholars as School Year 2021-2022 officially opened on Monday, September 13. “Minarapat po nating sumama dito sa pagbubukas ng klase ng National Academy of Sports para ipakita continue reading : DepEd welcomes pioneering batch of NAS student-athlete scholars

DepEd, CSOs seal partnership for Open Government Partnership – 5th PH National Action Plan 2019-2022, adopt open participatory monitoring and evaluation platform

​ ​ September 22, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd) has recently sealed an agreement   with the Civil Society Organization (CSO) Education Cluster in adopting an open participatory monitoring and evaluation platform to reaffirm its commitment under the Open Government Partnership for the 5th National Action Plan (NAP) 2019-2022. “This partnership agreement defines our continue reading : DepEd, CSOs seal partnership for Open Government Partnership – 5th PH National Action Plan 2019-2022, adopt open participatory monitoring and evaluation platform

Filipino teachers among winners of Asia-Pacific Teacher Exchange for Global Education Best Practice Contest

​ ​ September 22, 2021— Three Filipino public school teachers and alumni of the Korea-Philippines Teacher Exchange Programme (KPTEP) were recognized in the recently-concluded Asia-Pacific Teacher Exchange for Global Education (APTE) Best Practices Award. Teacher Noel V. Sadinas from SDO Nueva Vizcaya placed second while Teacher George B. Borromeo of SDO Manila and Teacher Honey continue reading : Filipino teachers among winners of Asia-Pacific Teacher Exchange for Global Education Best Practice Contest

SPED, rural schools showcase contextualized blended learning approach in SY 2021-2022 opening

​ ​ September 21, 2021 – Various schools in the country showcased their innovative and engaging ways of delivering contextualized blended learning approaches that cater to their learners at the National School Opening Day program last Monday. Since the closure of schools early last year due to the pandemic, the Department encouraged field offices to continue reading : SPED, rural schools showcase contextualized blended learning approach in SY 2021-2022 opening