Official Statement on LESF

July 29, 2020 – LESF was the main enrollment tool used for the remote and dropbox enrolment for SY 2020-2021. The tool is an expanded version of the regular enrolment form which captures not only the basic profile of learners but also relevant survey questions for parents designed to profile the household in terms of continue reading : Official Statement on LESF

Official Statement on RA 11480

July 20, 2020 – We thank the President for signing Republic Act 11480 amending RA 7797 mandating the Secretary of Education to recommend to the chief executive adjustments in the school calendar in ‘times of national emergency’. We are also grateful to our Senators and members of the House of Representatives for the quick and continue reading : Official Statement on RA 11480

Official Statement

July 2, 2020 — The Department of Education (DepEd) has been made aware of a statement by an organization alleging that teachers in several provinces are being ordered to visit communities to convince parents to enroll their children for School Year 2020-2021. Upon checking with field units, this claim by this group has been found continue reading : Official Statement

Official Statement on the Good Manners and Right Conduct and Values Education Act

June 26, 2020 – The Department of Education (DepEd) welcomes the recent passage of Republic Act 11476, or the Good Manners and Right Conduct (GMRC) and Values Education Act. We thank our President, legislators, and advocates for their support to DepEd in further empowering our youth to contribute to nation-building while protecting their physical, moral, continue reading : Official Statement on the Good Manners and Right Conduct and Values Education Act

Official Statement

June 25, 2020 – The Department of Education (DepEd) would like to clarify statements attributed to Undersecretary Nepomuceno Malaluan published by The Philippine Star (Pang-masa) today, June 25, regarding the “P1,500 monthly budget for the internet allowance of teachers”. It is true that Usec. Malaluan said that the Department is closely reviewing the allocations of continue reading : Official Statement

Statement for Stakeholders (English)

June 19, 2020 – The Department of Education (DepEd) extends its appreciation to the local government units (LGUs), non-government organizations (NGOs), private partners, legislators, our President, and all those who expressed their utmost support and commitment towards offering education opportunities to our learners amidst the crisis. We are highly indebted to our partners and leaders continue reading : Statement for Stakeholders (English)