Press Releases

As the May 13, 2013 mid-term elections draw nearer, the Department of Education assures teachers’ readiness to serve as members of the Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs), Board of Canvassers (BOCs), and PCOS technicians. read more
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May 8, 2013
The Department of Education (DepEd) is offering scholarships to teachers and education supervisors to hone their skills in effectively communicating to students a culture-based K to 12 curriculum. read more
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May 7, 2013
The Department of Education has increased by 24% the number of slots for Grade 7 students availing of tuition fee subsidy in private schools under the education service contracting scheme (ESC). read more
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May 3, 2013
The Department of Education (DepEd) has renewed its partnership with the Summer Institute of Linguistics (SIL) in a memorandum of agreement (MOA) signing at DepEd’s Bulwagan ng Karunungan today. The event also marks the 60th anniversary of SIL in the Philippines. read more
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April 30, 2013
PASIG CITY – The Department of Education has issued new guidelines for the equitable deployment of public school teachers to address teacher shortage and overcrowding in various parts of the country. read more
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April 25, 2013
Anchored on this year’s Palarong Pambansa theme, “Sports: Road to Peace and Progress,” the Department of Education and the Provincial Government of Negros Oriental vow to put more emphasis on the values the national sports competition can instill to participating athletes. read more
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April 22, 2013
Expect the 2013 Palarong Pambansa in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental to be cleaner and greener than ever as the Department of Education adds new eco-friendly highlights this year. read more
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April 20, 2013
The Department of Education has completed the preparations for the 2013 Palarong Pambansa and is all set to kick off the national sporting event in Dumaguete, Negros Oriental tomorrow, April 21. read more
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April 20, 2013
The Department of Education will set into motion Operation Balik Eskwela (OBE) on May 27 to 31, as well as the Public Assistance Station (PAS) on June 1 to 8 to ensure the smooth opening of classes when school year 2013-2014 starts in June. read more
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April 19, 2013
Education Secretary Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC welcomes the erstwhile Dean of the UP College of Education as the new Undersecretary for Programs and Projects, ensuring an education thrust that puts premium on literacy learning strategies that are culturally-appropriate. read more
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April 18, 2013