DO 34, s. 2017 - Guidelines on the Formation of Consultative and Advisory Bodies on Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) in Regions Implementing the IPEd Program

July 17, 2017
DO 34, s. 2017
Guidelines on the Formation of Consultative and Advisory Bodies on Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) in Regions Implementing the IPEd Program
To:      Undersecretaries
           Assistant Secretaries
           Bureau and Service Directors
           Regional Directors
           Schools Division Superintendents
           Public Elementary and Secondary Schools Heads
           All Others Concerned
  1. The Department of Education (DepEd) is adopting the enclosed Guidelines on the Formation of Consultative and Advisory Bodies on Indigenous Peoples Education (IPEd) in Regions Implementing the IPEd Program.  This is pursuant to DepEd Order (DO) No. 62, s. 2011 entitled Adopting the National Indigenous Peoples Education Policy Framework and DO 43, s. 2013 entitled Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10533 Otherwise Known as the Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013.
  1. Consistent with the Rights-Based Approach (RBA) as articulated in the National IPEd Policy Framework and DO 32, s. 2015 entitled the Adopting the Indigenous Peoples Education Curriculum Framework, this Order provides for the formation of Consultative and Advisory Bodies (CABs) on IPEd at the regional, division, and school levels in IPED-implementing regions.
  1. The guidelines is intended to provide general guidance to DepEd offices in facilitating the formation of CABs so that the appropriate institutional support may be provided, consistent with IPEd policies and specific agreements between the concerned DepEd field office and the indigenous peoples community representatives engaged in the implementation of IPEd.
  1. For more information, all concerned may contact the Indigenous Peoples Education Office (IPsEO), DepEd Central Office, Ground Floor, Mabini Building, DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City at telefax no. (02) 633-7212 or through email address: ipseo@deped.gov.ph.
  1. Immediate dissemination of and strict compliance with this Order is directed.
         
(Sgd)LEONOR MAGTOLIS BRIONES
Secretary
 
References: DepEd Order Nos.: (62, s. 2011; 43, s. 2013; and 32, s. 2015)
To be indicated in the Perpetual Index under the following subjects:
 
     INDIGENOUS PEOPLES EDUCATION
     POLICY                  
     PROGRAMS