Press Releases

On the Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) leg of its nationwide Research Caravan, the Department of Education (DepEd) encouraged the teachers, students, private sector, academe, and other education stakeholders to contribute to the improvement of the country’s education system by building evidence through re read more
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July 25, 2016
Aside from ensuring quality, the Department of Education (DepEd) also aims to have an education system that is inclusive to all learners, without compromising the 21st century learning standards. read more
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July 20, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd) continues its drive to eliminate intestinal parasitism among the public elementary school learners nationwide through its mass deworming program or the Integrated Helminth Control Program, in cooperation with the Department of Health (DOH). read more
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July 19, 2016
To ensure that the Department of Education budget is responsive to the needs of basic education and is also reflective of the goals of the Duterte administration, Dr. Leonor Magtolis Briones, DepEd Secretary, is leading the preparation of the department’s budget for 2017.   read more
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July 14, 2016
Pursuant to the Department of Education (DepEd) Order No. 41, s. read more
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July 13, 2016
Aiming to provide guidance to DepEd and its stakeholders in the conduct of education research and in the utilization of research results to inform the Department’s planning, policy, and program development, the Department of Education (DepEd) held the nationwide launch of its first ever Basic Edu read more
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July 12, 2016
The Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and Philippine Sports Commission conducted the ceremonial signing of the Palarong Pambansa Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) to serve as basis for and ensure the smooth conduct of the Palarong Pambansa. read more
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July 9, 2016
Classes in affected areas are automatically suspended based on the PAGASA declared storm signals, while local government units (LGUs)—not the DepEd—decide on and announce class suspensions during calamities in the absence of a storm signal.   read more
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July 8, 2016
Newly-sworn in Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor M. Briones is pushing for a more vigorous implementation of Alternative Learning System (ALS) to bring education to more learners across the country.   read more
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July 7, 2016
Newly-appointed Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones is committed to add to, continue and build on what former Education Secretary Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC has done for the Department of Education (DepEd), the Filipino learners, and all the education stakeholders in the country. read more
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July 5, 2016