On the President’s approval to increase the number of pilot schools for face-to-face classes

November 12, 2021 – With the approval of the Office of the President, the Department of Education (DepEd) is announcing that it will increase the number of participating schools in the pilot implementation of face-to-face classes.   Given the continuous improvement of the COVID-19 situation in many localities around the country, DepEd, in close coordination continue reading : On the President’s approval to increase the number of pilot schools for face-to-face classes

NAS starts construction of facilities, eyes February 2022 completion

​ November 11, 2021 – The National Academy of Sports (NAS) has begun the construction of the learning center and training ground for Filipino scholar-athletes at the New Clark City, Capas, Tarlac. The first phase consists of NAS Administration Building, Academic Building, and a Multi-purpose gym to be completed by February 2022. “This momentous and continue reading : NAS starts construction of facilities, eyes February 2022 completion

DepEd teachers and personnel ready for 2022 national & local elections with Philippine National Public Key Infrastructure (PNPKI) digital signatures received

November 10, 2021— In preparation for the upcoming May 2022 National and local elections, and as required by the Commission on Elections (Comelec), the Department of Education (DepEd), through the Learning Management System (LMS), has received 65% personnel applications for the Philippine National Public Key Infrastructure (PNPKI) digital signatures. As of October 29, over 658,000 continue reading : DepEd teachers and personnel ready for 2022 national & local elections with Philippine National Public Key Infrastructure (PNPKI) digital signatures received

Tamulaya Elementary School highlights shared responsibility, commitment in their preparation for pilot face-to-face classes

November 9, 2021— Located at Polillo Island in Quezon Province, Tamulaya Elementary School (TES) showcased its readiness to welcome back its learners on November 15 as it is set to participate in the pilot implementation of face-to-face classes. During the ocular visit of DepEd officials headed by Undersecretary Nepomuceno Malaluan and Planning Service Director Roger continue reading : Tamulaya Elementary School highlights shared responsibility, commitment in their preparation for pilot face-to-face classes

DepEd launches mental health helpline system for learners, teachers

​ November 8, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd)-Disaster Risk Reduction Management Service (DRRMS) launched mental health helpline system consisting of contact information from different organizations to support learners, teachers, and the public in times of mental and psychological distress. “We prioritize the promotion and protection of the mental health and general welfare of continue reading : DepEd launches mental health helpline system for learners, teachers

DepEd orients pilot F2F classes implementers; urges teachers to balance academic rigor and learner’s wellbeing

November 5, 2021 – In its bid to support the pilot implementation of limited face-to-face classes, the Department of Education (DepEd) held an orientation with the 100 identified school implementers and their instructional leaders on the teaching-learning component. Through a virtual platform organized by the Bureau of Learning Delivery (BLD), over 485 CLMD and CID continue reading : DepEd orients pilot F2F classes implementers; urges teachers to balance academic rigor and learner’s wellbeing

DepEd-CHED policy reinforces field study, teaching internships of pre-service teachers

November 5, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Teacher Education Council Secretariat (TECS), and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), reinforced the field study and teaching internships of pre-service teachers for enhanced experiential, developmental, and competency-aligned learning in a joint policy. “We must not only ensure and maintain the efficiency and effectiveness continue reading : DepEd-CHED policy reinforces field study, teaching internships of pre-service teachers

Official Statement

​ ​ November 5, 2021 – The Department of Education (DepEd), as an institution trusted to protect the rights of every Filipino learner, does not tolerate any forms of abuse towards children. In this line, Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones has instructed the Regional Director of DepEd Central Luzon to immediately investigate a viral Tiktok video continue reading : Official Statement

LCC Launches the National Literacy Information System and Urges Literacy Champions to Utilize and Contribute to the Database

November 4, 2021 — The Literacy Coordinating Council (LCC)  has  launched  the  National  Literacy Information System (NLIS) and urged government and non-government  agencies, Literacy Champions, and other stakeholders to utilize and contribute to the newly developed database on literacy. During the conduct of the 147th  LCC Meeting, the Council issued LCC Resolution No. 02, s. continue reading : LCC Launches the National Literacy Information System and Urges Literacy Champions to Utilize and Contribute to the Database