Briones to civil servants: You can do it with greater efficiency, with greater economy, with greater effectiveness

MANILA, November 26, 2019 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones underscored efficient, effective, and incorruptible civil service to better serve the public during the 18th Annual Career Executive Service Conference held at Rizal Park Hotel, Ermita, Manila on November 13-15, 2019. Anchored on the theme, “Mabilis, Malinis na Serbisyo, Alay ng NUCESO continue reading : Briones to civil servants: You can do it with greater efficiency, with greater economy, with greater effectiveness

More PH schools compliant with global standards on sanitation, hygiene

QUEZON CITY, November 21, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd) presented the gains of Philippine schools for the past two years in achieving global standards in water, sanitation and hygiene for Filipino learners at the 7th WASH (Water, Sanitation & Hygiene) in Schools International Learning Exchange (WinS ILE) on November 11, 2019. In her continue reading : More PH schools compliant with global standards on sanitation, hygiene

Briones: Ensure educational continuity amid challenges

DUMAGUETE CITY, November 20, 2019 – DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones reiterated the Department’s commitment to ensuring educational continuity amid challenges; and to maintaining schools as zones of peace during the tripartite event – the Orientation-Workshop Learners and Schools as Zones of Peace (LSZOP), Conference for Youth Formation Coordinators and Volunteers for the Implementation of continue reading : Briones: Ensure educational continuity amid challenges

Stakeholders rally behind DepEd’s call to affirm child’s rights in education

PASAY CITY, November 19, 2019 – Led by the Department of Education (DepEd), high-level officials from various international, national and local institutions reaffirmed their commitment to respect, protect, and fulfill the rights of the child on Thursday, November 14, during the opening ceremony of the 1st National Summit on Rights of the Child in Education continue reading : Stakeholders rally behind DepEd’s call to affirm child’s rights in education

Briones: To achieve quality education, change the way we teach our learners

DUMAGUETE CITY, November 16, 2019 – Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones discussed the priority initiatives of the Department of Education (DepEd) for the last three years of her administration during the Region VII management committee meeting at Southview Hotel in Dumaguete on October 31. Speaking before the DepEd  regional and division officials, supervisors, principals, and continue reading : Briones: To achieve quality education, change the way we teach our learners

DepEd to conduct first national summit on rights of the child in education

PASIG CITY, November 8, 2019 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through its Legal Affairs Office, in partnership with United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Save the Children Philippines, Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC), Plan International Philippines, Child Protection Network (CPN), and Ateneo Human Rights Center, is set to conduct the First National Summit continue reading : DepEd to conduct first national summit on rights of the child in education

DepEd, partners convene at Educ Forum to address quality of basic education

QUEZON CITY, November 6, 2019 –The Department of Education (DepEd) convened partners from various sectors to form the Philippine Forum for Quality Basic Education (Educ Forum) on November 6, at SEAMEO Innotech, Commonwealth Ave, Diliman, Quezon City. Education Secretary Leonor Briones stressed that while government efforts have produced major gains in access to education, “our continue reading : DepEd, partners convene at Educ Forum to address quality of basic education

DepEd, international delegates to tackle sanitation, hygiene in schools to achieve SDG 4

PASIG CITY, November 4, 2019 – In pursuit of achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4), the Department of Education (DepEd) will host the 7th Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (WASH) in Schools International Learning Exchange (WinS ILE) on November 11-15, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Quezon City. With the theme “Taking WinS continue reading : DepEd, international delegates to tackle sanitation, hygiene in schools to achieve SDG 4

Briones supports SEARCA’s innovations in agricultural development; new SEARCA director introduced

Los Baños, Laguna, November 4, 2019 – DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones presided the investiture of the new Southeast East Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) and Opening Ceremony of the 67th SEARCA Governing Board Meeting on October 28, 2019 held at the Umali Auditorium, the University of the Philippines continue reading : Briones supports SEARCA’s innovations in agricultural development; new SEARCA director introduced