Press Releases

Session on Safe Schools at WCDRR
“The Philippines, through the Department of Education recognizes that schools are at the heart of our communities, therefore we commit to keep our schools safe,” said Assistant Secretary Reynaldo D. read more
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March 14, 2015
"On this 5th year of K to 12 implementation, we are running a marathon and I can already see the finish line. We are on our last mile," said Education Secretary Br. Armin Luistro FSC after presenting a midterm report to the 16th Congress on the K to 12 Basic Education Program. read more
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March 12, 2015
The Department of Education (DepEd) reiterated that graduation ceremonies in schools should be simple but meaningful and should promote civil rights, foster a sense of community, and encourage personal responsibilities.   read more
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February 27, 2015
Zamboanga City – In preparation for the full implementation of Senior High School (SHS) in June 2016, the Department of Education (DepEd) strengthened its groundwork through a planning and orientation session on the SHS curriculum with key officials in DepEd-ARMM. read more
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February 6, 2015
Davao City—The Department of Education (DepEd) conducted a nationwide training for school paper advisers and campus journalism coordinators as part of its preparation for the 2015 National Schools Press Conference (NSPC). Aside from basic journalism concepts, the participants were also introduced to Online Journalism and Science Writing, which are recent additions to the NSPC competition categories. read more
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February 5, 2015
The Department of Education (DepEd) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) signed the bilateral agreement for Basic Education Programs aiming to increase access to quality education for vulnerable populations such as out-of-school youth (OSY) and students in conflict-affected areas. read more
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February 3, 2015
The Department of Education (DepEd), together with its schools and offices, observed 44 seconds of silence and one second for peace nationwide during today’s flag-raising ceremonies to honor the 44 Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) who perished during the Mamasapano incident. read more
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February 2, 2015
PASIG CITY -- The Department of Education (DepEd) signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Provincial Government of Davao del Norte, the host for the upcoming Palarong Pambansa 2015 in Tagum City. read more
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January 29, 2015
PASIG CITY – As part of the effort in promoting inclusive education nationwide, the Department of Education (DepEd) is replicating the Dynamic Teen Company's (DTC) Kariton Klasrum made popular by CNN Hero awardee Efren Penaflorida, Jr. read more
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January 28, 2015
The Department of Education (DepEd) has set January 24 to February 27, 2015 as the period for early registration in all public elementary and secondary schools nationwide for SY 2015-2016. read more
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January 23, 2015