The Department of Education celebrates the National Teachers' Month (NTM) from September 05 to October 05, 2016 which is also the National Teachers' Day (NTD) and World Teachers' Day (WTD). This is pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 242 entitled "Declaring the Period from September 05 to October 05 of Every Year as National Teachers' Month, as well as Republic Acto 10743 entitled "Declaring the 5th Day of October Every Year as the National Teachers' Day, and the designation of the World Teachers' Day every 5th of October by the United Nations Education and Culture Organizations (UNESCO). See more
The Department of Education (DepEd) adopts the Basic Education Research Agenda which provides guidance to DepEd and its stakeholders in the conduct of education research and in the utilization of research results to inform the Department’s planning, policy, and program development aligned with its vision, mission, and core values.