DO 20, s. 2017 - Guidelines on the Implementation of the Educational Service Contracting and Teachers' Salary Subsidy Programs in Junior High School Effective School Year 2017-2018

April 20, 2017
DO 20, s. 2017
Guidelines on the Implementation of the Educational Service Contracting and Teachers' Salary Subsidy Programs in Junior High School Effective School Year 2017-2018
To:     Undersecretaries
          Assistant Secretaries
          Bureau and Service Directors
          Regional Secretary, ARMM
          Regional Directors
          Schools Division Superintendents
          Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools Heads
          All Others Concerned
  1. The Expanded Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education Act, which provides for the Educational Service Contracting (ESC), and the Teachers’ Salary Subsidy (TSS) Programs, is a demonstration of the Government’s commitment to maintaining the viability of private education, in recognition of the private education sector as a key partner in the delivery of quality basic education.
  1. In support of this commitment, the Department of Education (DepEd) has issued the enclosed Guidelines on the Implementation of the Educational Service Contracting and Teachers’ Salary Subsidy Programs in Junior High School Effective School Year 2017-2018 to ensure effective and efficient program implementation.
  1. These policies and guidelines shall remain in effect unless otherwise amended or repealed.
  1. Immediate dissemination of and strict compliance with this Order is directed.
(Sgd)LEONOR MAGTOLIS BRIONES
Secretary
 
To be indicated in the Perpetual Index under the following subjects:
         
FUNDS                
POLICY
PROGRAMS
SCHOOLS
SECONDARY EDUCATION 
STUDENTS
TEACHERS