Press Releases

Cebu City—The Philippine Educators Association of CESOs and Eligibles, Inc. (PEACE) handed over 18 bicycles to students of Lusaran National High School in support of the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Pedals and Paddles Project, a campaign to bring boats and bikes to schoolchildren in far-flung areas aiming to boost access to education. read more
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November 11, 2014
In keeping with the government’s thrust to build back better, the Department of Education (DepEd) continues to deliver basic education to five regions affected by Super Typhoon Yolanda (Regions IV-B, VI, VII, VIII, CARAGA). read more
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November 7, 2014
In its thrust to deliver quality education, the Department of Education (DepEd), provincial government of Negros Occidental, and University of St. La Salle inked the memorandum of agreement on Project Flagships to Reach Educational Excellence (FREE)—Paglaum, a program that will provide 1,560 full scholarship grants to qualified public elementary and secondary teachers of Negros Occidental. read more
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November 5, 2014
Abot Alam Learners with Usec. Deriquito and Dr. Tolentino
The Department of Education (DepEd) launched the Abot-Alam Program in the Province of Cavite to gather the support of the local stakeholders to take part in mapping the out-of-school youth (OSY) and enrolling them into different programs and opportunities for education, employment, and entrepreneurship. read more
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October 28, 2014
Manila—The Department of Education (DepEd) signed a memorandum of agreement with the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) for the construction of around 1,500 classrooms worth P2B. read more
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October 28, 2014
In its mission to provide quality K to 12 learning materials, the Department of Education (DepEd), in partnership with the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts (UP-CFA), conducted a five-day workshop for 35 DepEd visual artists and practitioners to enhance learning and teaching resources. read more
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October 22, 2014
The Department of Education (DepEd) has opened the nominations for the 9th Kabayan Ten Outstanding Public School Students awards (TOPS) to poor but deserving public high school students, who will receive full college scholarship grants, in support to the initiative of Kabayan Noli De Castro Foundation, Inc., SM Foundation, Inc., and Rotary Club in expanding the access to education. read more
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October 20, 2014
Pasig City – The Department of Education (DepEd) expressed its gratitude to more than 130 education partners who continue to help in the delivery of basic education to more than 21 million Filipino learners in the country at the annual Appreciation Program for Partner held at Meralco Multi-purpose hall on October 14. read more
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October 15, 2014
Victorias City, Negros Occidental—Recognizing the unwavering service and commitment of more than 660,000 Filipino teachers in strengthening communities and building the nation, the Department of Education (DepEd), together with education partners, celebrated the 2014 World Teachers’ Day, October 4. read more
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October 4, 2014
Albay—Ensuring continued delivery of basic education services to all learners in the province, the Department of Education (DepEd) resumed classes in all 78 schools affected by the declaration of Alert Level 3 for Mt. Mayon, September 30. read more
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October 1, 2014