Press Releases

PASIG CITY, February 22, 2017 – In the wake of the fatal bus accident that claimed the lives of 14 college students, a teacher, and the driver following a field trip in Tanay, Rizal, the Department of Education (DepEd) is reminding parents, school officials and personnel that while educa read more
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February 22, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 20, 2017 – To provide learners with opportunities that will make them both locally and internationally competitive, the Department of Education (DepEd) continues to offer the Special Program in Foreign Language (SPFL) in public secondary schools nationwide. read more
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February 20, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 19, 2017 – In pursuit of culture-based education for Indigenous Peoples (IP) learners, the Department of Education (DepEd), through its Indigenous Peoples Education Office (IPsEO), Mindanao Regional Offices, and the DepEd-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), read more
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February 19, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 18, 2017 – About 1.8 million Grade 9 students from public and private schools nationwide will take the National Career Assessment Examination (NCAE) on March 1 and 2, 2017.   read more
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February 18, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 17, 2017 – In line with the Department of Education’s (DepEd) implementation of the K to 12, about 223 participants composed of teachers, supervisors, and guidance counselors from different public high schools nationwide undergo training on career guidance program. read more
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February 17, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 16, 2017 – Prior to the 6.7-magnitude earthquake that hit the province of Surigao del Norte, Education Secretary Leonor Briones has met with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) o read more
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February 16, 2017
PASIG CITY, February 12, 2017 – The Department of Education (DepEd), in collaboration with other government and non-government organizations, is observing the 2017 National Intellectual Disability Week from February 14 to 20 with the theme ‘Karapatan at Pantay-Pantay na Pagkakataon P read more
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February 12, 2017
SURIGAO DEL NORTE, February 12, 2017 - Based on the initial assessment conducted by the Department of Education (DepEd), the estimated cost of damage on schools following the 6.7-magnitude earthquake in Surigao del Norte is now at P7.6 million. read more
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February 12, 2017
PAGADIAN CITY, February 9, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Assistant Secretary Tonisito Umali recently recognized the role of campus journalists as catalysts for change. read more
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February 9, 2017
PAGADIAN CITY, February 8, 2017 – Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism Executive Director Malou Mangahas shared some tips on how to be an effective and responsible journalist during the recently concluded 2017 National Schools Press Conference in Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Su read more
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February 8, 2017