Press Releases

Taguig City – “This is a story of sharing: that the more we give, the more our efforts will bear fruit into something beautiful,” exclaimed Education Secretary Br. Armin Luistro FSC as he applauded the 42 new kindergarten classrooms turned-over by the Aklat, Gabay, Aruga Tungo sa Pag-angat at Pag-asa (AGAPP) Foundation through the Aboitiz Foundation. read more
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August 20, 2014
PASIG CITY—The Department of Education National Capital Region (DepEd-NCR) is set to host the sixth ASEAN Schools Games (ASG) alongside the City Government of Marikina from November 29 to December 7, 2014. read more
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August 13, 2014
Negros Oriental—In its unceasing drive to universalize kindergarten education, the Department of Education (DepEd) has built seven (7) new kindergarten classroom buildings in Negros Oriental through the help of Aklat, Gabay, Aruga tungo sa Pag-angat at Pag-asa (AGAPP) Foundation, and Asian Development Bank-Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction (ADB-JFPR). read more
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August 12, 2014
To further increase access to quality education, the Department of Education (DepEd) partnered with the Yellow Boat of Hope Foundation and Bikes for the Philippines to launch the Pedals and Paddles Project, a campaign to bring boats and bikes to schoolchildren in far-flung areas. read more
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August 6, 2014
PASIG CITY – In its continuing push to increase access to quality education, the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) signed the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the “Fast-tracked Science and Technology Scholarship Act of 2013” (Republic A read more
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August 4, 2014
PASAY CITY — In the interest of protecting the safety and welfare of its learners, the Department of Education (DepEd) Division of Pasay City suspended classes in Buildings A and B of Pasay City South High School (PCSHS) and Buildings A and B of Villamor Air Base Elementary School (VABES) after d read more
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July 30, 2014
Since the institutionalization of the Anti-Bullying Act (Republic Act 10627) in 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd) has advanced its Child Protection Policy (CPP) through the creation of Child Protection Committees in school divisions. read more
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July 25, 2014
QUEZON CITY -- Thirty two (32) public schools will suspend classes on July 28, 2014 to avoid traffic congestion in the areas surrounding the House of Representatives where Pres. Benigno Aquino III will deliver his 5th State of the Nation Address (SONA). read more
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July 24, 2014
The Department of Education and the Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE) released the results of the qualified applicants for the first batch of Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange Students and Youths (JENESYS 2.0). read more
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July 22, 2014
The Department of Education (DepEd) reported all 117 school divisions affected by Typhoon Glenda have resumed classes and operations, with the exemption of a few schools conducting clearing operations with the support of the local government units (LGUs) and school officials, July 21. read more
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July 21, 2014