Secretary of Education Armin Luistro underscored the department’s commitment to ensure that no learner shall be left behind. “Our mandate is to provide every Filipino child with access to quality education,” Luistro said. He added that DepEd’s programs have always been directed at promoting inclusive and learner-centered education for Filipinos.
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).
The Department of Education (DepEd), through the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Unit, boosts its efforts in the nationwide computerization projects for all schools and DepEd offices. Secretary of Education Armin Luistro stressed the thrust of the department’s ICT Programs. “Our ICT efforts have always been directed in aiding our stakeholders to attain accessible and comprehensive education, wherever they may be in the country,” he said.
Since 2012, the fund for teachers’ bonuses are included in the GAA charged against the Miscellaneous Personnel Benefits Fund (MPBF) and NOT from savings.
The qualified applicants are advised to submit the necessary travel documents such as Passport, Affidavit of Support and Consent (ASC), DSWD clearance, Birth Certificate, valid IDs, and other supporting documents to prove identity to JENESYS 2.0: Language Program Secretariat, Office of the Undersecretary for Regional Operations at DepEd Central Office on or before July 28, 2014. For further information, JENESYS 2.0 Secretariat may be contacted at (02) 633-7203.
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.
The Department of Education has collated a list of areas where classes have been suspended on July 21, 2014, due to typhoon Henry. #HenryPH
Since the expansion of the Education Service Contracting (ESC) program, the total number of students availing the program has increased from 666,000 in SY 2009-2010 to 809,000 in SY 2013-2014. This number constitutes over 50% of the total secondary private schools enrolment last year. More than 90% of the 800,000 ESC beneficiaries were enrolled in private schools outside Metro Manila.
DepEd urges the public to participate actively in reporting school damage by sending photos and other relevant information to DepEd’s official Twitter Account (@DepEd_PH) and/or via email at [email protected] Together the LGUs and other national government agencies, the Department remains committed to ensuring the delivery of basic education services.
DepEd list of suspension of classes for July 17, 2014. Keep refreshing this page to get the latest update.