Secretary Briones eyes more classrooms, facilities for IP learners in Talaingod, Davao del Norte

PASIG CITY, September 16, 2019 – True to her commitment to ensure that all Filipino learners are able to access quality basic education, Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones visited Nasilaban Integrated School in Talaingod, Davao del Norte last August to assess the needs of indigenous people (IP) learners and teachers. “Ako ay continue reading : Secretary Briones eyes more classrooms, facilities for IP learners in Talaingod, Davao del Norte

DepEd chief, Spanish ambassador tackle language, culture teaching in PH

PASIG CITY, September 16, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones and Spanish Ambassador to the Philippines Jorge Moragas agreed during a courtesy call on August 28 to renew ties for the promotion and teaching of Spanish language and culture in the Philippines. The Spanish ambassador expressed their country’s intention to continuously continue reading : DepEd chief, Spanish ambassador tackle language, culture teaching in PH

DepEd integrates Globe’s Digital Thumbprint Program in K to 12

PASAY CITY, September 12, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) commended its long-time partner Globe Telecommunications for spearheading the Digital Thumbprint Program (DTP) in K to 12 Curriculum during the opening of the five-day National Summit for Digital Citizenship and Responsibility (NSDCR) at the Century Park Hotel Manila on September 10. The event aimed continue reading : DepEd integrates Globe’s Digital Thumbprint Program in K to 12

DepEd honors teachers on National Teachers’ Month celebration

PASIG CITY, September 6, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) continuously recognizes the significant role of teachers in educating the Filipino children through the National Teachers’ Month (NTM) starting September 5, and its culmination on October 5 in celebration of the National Teachers’ Day (NTD) and World Teachers’ Day (WTD). This year’s theme, “Gurong continue reading : DepEd honors teachers on National Teachers’ Month celebration

DepEd lauds teachers’ role in education amid the digital age in month-long celebration

PASIG CITY, September 5, 2019 – As the Department of Education (DepEd) ushers in basic education transformation in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the agency extols the indispensability of teachers in keeping the humanistic aspects of education through the celebration National Teachers’ Month (NTM), the National Teachers’ Day (NTD), and the World Teachers’ continue reading : DepEd lauds teachers’ role in education amid the digital age in month-long celebration

DepEd chief, SEARCA head discuss partnership in promoting agriculture under K to 12 Program

PASIG CITY, September 5, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones and Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) Director Glenn Gregorio conferred on August 28 to discuss partnership in promoting agriculture among learners. Gregorio presented SEARCA’s programs that may be linked to DepEd’s K to 12 continue reading : DepEd chief, SEARCA head discuss partnership in promoting agriculture under K to 12 Program

DepEd highlights gains in access to education as it pivots to enhancement of quality in proposed 2020 budget

QUEZON CITY, September 3 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) on Tuesday reaffirmed that amid the significant developments in access to education, it is committed to ensuring that no one should be left behind as it pivots to quality basic education through its proposed 2020 budget for Fiscal Year 2020. Before the Committee on Appropriations of continue reading : DepEd highlights gains in access to education as it pivots to enhancement of quality in proposed 2020 budget

DepEd to hire 10k new teachers, 5k non-teaching staff under 2020 budget

PASIG CITY, September 2, 2019 – Under its proposed 2020 budget, the Department of Education (DepEd) plans to recruit 10,000 public school teachers and 5,000 non-teaching personnel. The move is part of DepEd’s commitment to further improve teacher-to-student ratio, enhance learning, and ease the workload of its personnel given increasing enrolment levels in public schools nationwide. continue reading : DepEd to hire 10k new teachers, 5k non-teaching staff under 2020 budget

Briones lauds Research Center for Teacher Quality for supporting DepEd’s initiatives

MANILA, September 1, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones commended the works of the Research Center for Teacher Quality (RCTQ) and underscored its important role as the Department pivots from enhancing access to ensuring quality basic education. “I’m so pleased that there is an institution exclusively focusing on research in education,” continue reading : Briones lauds Research Center for Teacher Quality for supporting DepEd’s initiatives