Briones: ALS is Duterte’s legacy to give second chance in education to the poor

PASAY CITY, JANUARY 20, 2020 – Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones highlighted the Alternative Learning System (ALS) of the Department of Education (DepEd) as a legacy program of President Rodrigo Duterte last Friday, January 17 at the Duterte Legacy campaign launch in Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City. Secretary Briones noted that the ALS program continue reading : Briones: ALS is Duterte’s legacy to give second chance in education to the poor

DepEd ensures education continuity amidst Taal Volcano phreatic eruption

BATANGAS CITY, JANUARY 17, 2020 – Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, members of the DepEd Executive Committee, and officials of Region IV-A gathered at the Batangas Country Club (BCC), Bolbok, Batangas City last Friday, January 17, for an emergency meeting to ensure the welfare of displaced learners and personnel affected by the phreatic eruption of Taal continue reading : DepEd ensures education continuity amidst Taal Volcano phreatic eruption

DepEd-DRRMS holds first QRRT Meeting for 2020 as Urgent Response on Taal Volcano phreatic eruption

QUEZON CITY,  JANUARY 16, 2020 – Members of the Department of Education-Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DepEd-DRRM) Quick Response and Recovery Team (QRRT) held their first Quick Response and Recovery Management Team meeting of the year at Hernandez Hall of Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Center for Educational Innovation and Technology (SEAMEO INNOTECH) last continue reading : DepEd-DRRMS holds first QRRT Meeting for 2020 as Urgent Response on Taal Volcano phreatic eruption

Briones leads Sulong EduKalidad regional rollout in Zamboanga Peninsula

ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE, December 16, 2019 – To ensure that ‘Sulong EduKalidad’ will be appreciated in the field, Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones spearheaded its first regional rollout in Dipolog City, Zamboanga Peninsula Region (Region IX) on Friday. Secretary Briones presented the concept of Sulong EduKalidad – the Department’s national reform plan to raise the continue reading : Briones leads Sulong EduKalidad regional rollout in Zamboanga Peninsula

DepEd recognizes outstanding ALS mobile teachers, district coordinators in 2019

ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE, December 13, 2019 – In cognizance of the exemplary performance and immense contribution of the Alternative Learning System (ALS) Mobile Teachers and District ALS Coordinators (DALSCs) in the delivery of quality basic education for out-of-school children, youth and adults (OSCYAs), the Department of Education (DepEd) held the first National Recognition for Exemplary continue reading : DepEd recognizes outstanding ALS mobile teachers, district coordinators in 2019

DepEd, Confucius Institute Headquarters ink agreement on upskilling teachers

PASIG CITY, December 12, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) and the Confucius Institute Headquarters signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the Joint Training of DepEd Teachers for the Master of Arts Major in Chinese Language Teaching (MAEd CLT) at DepEd Central Office on December 3. The program aims to support the sustainable continue reading : DepEd, Confucius Institute Headquarters ink agreement on upskilling teachers

DepEd chief issues directives to address the challenge of quality in basic ed

QUEZON CITY, December 5, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones issued directives to address the challenge of quality in basic education during the Multi-Stakeholder Panel Discussion: PISA and the Challenge of Education Quality in the Philippines held at SEAMEO Innotech on December 4. For the full transcript of Sec. Briones’ speech continue reading : DepEd chief issues directives to address the challenge of quality in basic ed