The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Office of the Undersecretary for Regional Operations, has opened the application for the Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) 2014.
The Department of Education (DepEd) has just released the results of the 2013 Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency Test (ALS A&E). Out of the 24,998 applicants for the elementary level, 6,135 passed. In the secondary level, 221,598 took the exam and 72,076 were declared successful.
Secretary Luistro: “While the graduation rites mark a milestone in every learner, we should keep it prudent and economical. Extravagant attires and venues are not necessary to make an impression; the important thing is we send the message of nationalism, excellence, and resilience to every graduate.”
The Department of Education (DepEd) and the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) signed the Memorandum of Subsidiary Arrangement (MSA) for the Basic Education Sector Transformation (BEST) Program to boost the education agenda at Neptali Gonzales High School in Mandaluyong, Friday.
The Department of Education (DepEd) lauded the winners of 2013 Search for Outstanding Special Education (SPED) Teachers and SPED Centers.
Officials of the Department of Education from around the country gathered at Baguio on Monday for a workshop on Senior High School (SHS) implementation, the latest in a series of workshops since 2013. SHS (grades 11 and 12) is divided into four tracks: technical-vocational, academic, sports, and arts & design, which would help prepare graduates for higher education, entrepreneurship, further middle skills development, or work.
Secretary of Education Armin Luistro affirms the Department’s commitment to provide equal educational opportunities to every member of the marginalized sector, “to every learner—including learners with intellectual disability—we promise free, quality, and complete access to education. No sector in our society will be left behind; we are continuously pushing forward for everyone’s right to self-sufficiency and a better future.”
“We are not only recipients of a successful peace process, we are also active participants in the process. We include peace in our curriculum; we bring the dialogue of different cultures.” – Secretary Luistro
The Department of Education (DepEd), in collaboration with Save the Children, Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), Plan International, and International Institute for Sustainable Futures, conducted a workshop for curriculum writers aiming to integrate climate change in the formal curriculum of schools in Region III.
In a ceremonial turnover ceremony held February 3, the Department of Education (DepEd) received 2,000 school chairs made from recycled plastic juice packets and candy foils as part of food and beverage manufacturer Mondelēz Philippines’ “Project Recyclass” through its “TangGaling Club.”