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PASIG CITY, December 10, 2017 – To help allay fears of parents of children who have been immunized with Sanofi Pasteur’s dengue vaccine, Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones issued DepEd Memorandum No. read more
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December 10, 2017
ILIGAN CITY, December 9, 2017 – Officials, engineers, and staff from the Department of Education visited 39 schools in Marawi City to conduct damage assessment of school structures and premises last November 9.   read more
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December 9, 2017
PASIG CITY, December 7, 2017 – Eleven representatives of Indigenous Peoples (IP) communities from different regions in the Philippines expressed support for the IP Education Program (IPEd) and suggested to Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones ways to strengthen program implementat read more
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December 7, 2017
MANILA, December 7, 2017—The trifocal agencies on education – the Department of Education (DepEd), the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) – pledged their commitment to develop a shared agenda, and achieve closer com read more
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December 7, 2017
PASIG CITY, December 6, 2017 – The nationwide application for the Senior High School Voucher Program (SHS VP) in School Year 2018-2019 opened on December 6, 2017.   read more
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December 6, 2017
PASIG CITY, December 5, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones led the ceremonial signing of Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with partners from private companies and organizations on November 27, 2017 to further strengthen the shared responsibility for edu read more
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December 5, 2017
PASIG CITY, December 1, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones encouraged all teachers to report incidences of when and why they had to shell out personal money for expenses that should have been covered by the Maintenance and Other Operating Expenses (M read more
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December 1, 2017
PASIG CITY, December 1, 2017 – The trifocal agencies on education—the Department of Education (DepEd), the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA)—will gather industry partners and stakeholders from all over the country read more
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December 1, 2017
PASIG CITY, November 26, 2017 – The Department of Education (DepEd), through the leadership of Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, continues to strengthen programs that ensure learners’ welfare and greater access to quality basic education.   read more
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November 26, 2017
PASIG CITY, November 25, 2017 – Contrary to claims that the Department of Education (DepEd) allowed private lending institutions (PLIs) to offer loans to its teaching and non-teaching personnel because it receives “commission,” that small fraction actually goes to the Provident Fund from read more
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November 25, 2017