Briones emphasizes cooperative solutions for education to fellow leaders at APEC

October 27, 2020 – To address the existing needs of the education sector on a worldwide scale, Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones shared ‘Cooperative Solutions for Global Education and Sustainability’ to international counterparts during the 9th APEC Conference on Cooperation in Higher Education in Asia-Pacific in her capacity as the Secretary of Education, and Chairman continue reading : Briones emphasizes cooperative solutions for education to fellow leaders at APEC

DepEd: Teachers’ Annual Medical Examination, WTDIB released

October 26, 2020 – The Department of Education has released funds allotted for the Annual Medical Examination (AME) and World Teachers’ Day Incentive Benefit (WTDIB) of public school teachers, according to Undersecretary for Finance Annalyn Sevilla. During the Handang Isip, Handa Bukas press conference on Friday, Undersecretary Sevilla reported that the AME of Php500.00 per continue reading : DepEd: Teachers’ Annual Medical Examination, WTDIB released

3 Filipino educators selected to join international school collaboration

October 26, 2020 – Three Filipino educators were selected to participate in an international school collaboration that aims to facilitate conducive teaching and learning environment amidst the current disruption in education. Supported by the Department of Education (DepEd), Ms. Floriedes Anda of Philippine Science High School in Quezon City, Ms. Maria Iglesias of Narvacan National continue reading : 3 Filipino educators selected to join international school collaboration

Philippines shares experience and priorities at Global Education Meeting

24 October 2020; Paris, France — Philippine Education Secretary Leonor Briones participated in an online Extraordinary Global Education Meeting (GEM) co-organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Governments of Ghana, Norway, and the United Kingdom on Thursday. Secretary Briones emphasized the Philippines always prioritized education in accordance with its continue reading : Philippines shares experience and priorities at Global Education Meeting

Global Handwashing Day 2020: DepEd, DOH, and UNICEF unite to make handwashing a lasting habit

October 21, 2020 – The Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Health (DOH), and UNICEF joined together for the first time to celebrate Global Handwashing Day on Wednesday and campaign for a Clean Hands for All amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. In a Learning and Partnership Symposium conducted virtually, the three institutions jointly pointed out that continue reading : Global Handwashing Day 2020: DepEd, DOH, and UNICEF unite to make handwashing a lasting habit

DepEd urges PLIs, GFIs to give flexible terms for loan payment of employees

October 15, 2020 — The Department of Education (DepEd) is urging more partner Private Lending Institutions (PLIs) and Government Funding Institutions (GFIs) to provide a flexible and manageable loan payment scheme for its employees in accordance to the Bayanihan Act 2 (BA2), according to Undersecretary for Finance Annalyn M. Sevilla. In addition to the loan continue reading : DepEd urges PLIs, GFIs to give flexible terms for loan payment of employees

INNOTECH’s teacher motivation research supports DepEd’s initiative on career progression

October 7, 2020 – In line with the celebration of the National Teachers’ Month, the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Center for Educational Innovation and Technology (SEAMEO INNOTECH) presented a research study on teachers’ motivation, which supported the Department of Education’s initiative the career progression of teachers. “I believe that we should honor, continue reading : INNOTECH’s teacher motivation research supports DepEd’s initiative on career progression