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DepEd partners with UNESCO, KOICA on new ALS project

Jul 19, 2017 - 10:49 AM

The project will focus on Tacloban City and the municipality of Palo in Leyte

DepEd partners with UNESCO, KOICA on new ALS project

10 public high schools in Metro Manila to offer Korean language this year

Jun 23, 2017 - 9:48 PM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones says it would be good for Filipino students to 'continue the tradition' of knowing about Korea

10 public high schools in Metro Manila to offer Korean language this year

How DepEd plans to address PH classroom shortage

Jun 10, 2017 - 12:09 PM

The education department is considering different solutions to address this perennial problem, including the construction of high-rise school buildings, as well as school communities outside urban centers

How DepEd plans to address PH classroom shortage

WATCH: Schools open doors for Marawi learners

Jun 05, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The education department urges schools to welcome transferees from Marawi City with open arms. Jee Geronimo reports.

WATCH: Schools open doors for Marawi learners

Only 3 schools used as evacuation centers in Iligan City, says DepEd

Jun 05, 2017 - 5:25 PM

These schools still opened on Monday, June 5, as evacuees are only using the gyms or multi-purpose buildings

Only 3 schools used as evacuation centers in Iligan City, says DepEd

Martial law in Mindanao: School opening to bring 'sense of normalcy'

Jun 04, 2017 - 11:05 AM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones: 'Schools should not be made as battlegrounds between and among contending parties engaged in violence, with or without martial law'

Martial law in Mindanao: School opening to bring 'sense of normalcy'

WATCH: How to report school opening concerns

Jun 04, 2017 - 8:10 AM

School opening complaints from parents and students may be sent directly to the Department of Education (DepEd) Central Office or to its local counterparts

WATCH: How to report school opening concerns

Rappler Talk: 'Oplan Balik Eskwela' sa panahon ng martial law sa Mindanao

Jun 03, 2017 - 11:28 AM

MovePH editor Voltaire Tupaz talks to Education Secretary Leonor Briones on the impact of the Marawi crisis on schools in Mindanao

Rappler Talk: 'Oplan Balik Eskwela' sa panahon ng martial law sa Mindanao

Higher tuition fees in 1,013 private elementary, high schools

Jun 01, 2017 - 4:27 PM

Metro Manila still has the most number of schools that will increase tuition fees for school year 2017 to 2018

Higher tuition fees in 1,013 private elementary, high schools

DepEd, Ateneo, MovePH agree to use Agos for disaster preparedness

May 18, 2017 - 7:09 AM

The partnership enables the education agency to harness social media and technology in managing disaster information using Agos powered by eBayanihan

DepEd, Ateneo, MovePH agree to use Agos for disaster preparedness

Duterte, Sato, Cayetano | Evening wRap

May 17, 2017 - 8:08 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Duterte, Sato, Cayetano | Evening wRap

Drug tests for public school teachers to start during school year 2017-2018

May 17, 2017 - 6:00 AM

The initiative of the Department of Education is set to be extended to include secondary level students

Drug tests for public school teachers to start during school year 2017-2018

#BrigadaEskwela kicks off nationwide

May 15, 2017 - 4:54 PM

From Cordillera Regional Science High School in La Trinidad, Benguet to Ipil National High School in Zamboanga Sibugay, teachers, students, and parents take part in cleaning their schools to make facilities ready for the start of classes

#BrigadaEskwela kicks off nationwide

WATCH: How to join Brigada Eskwela 2017

May 12, 2017 - 10:12 PM

The Education Department is calling on volunteers, companies, and civic groups to help fix up schools and donate school supplies and other equipment

WATCH: How to join Brigada Eskwela 2017

DepEd aims to reach out-of-school youth during Brigada Eskwela

May 11, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones says the integration of the Alternative Learning System into Brigada Eskwela is very important given the President's instruction to prioritize the program

DepEd aims to reach out-of-school youth during Brigada Eskwela

Ex-athlete’s passion for sports remains steadfast even after paralysis

Apr 26, 2017 - 3:20 PM

When word of the Palarong Pambansa spread throughout his home province, Jimmy Calantas vowed he would not miss it for the world

Ex-athlete’s passion for sports remains steadfast even after paralysis

IN PHOTOS: Palarong Pambansa 2017 kicks off

Apr 24, 2017 - 10:41 AM

More than 12,000 delegates from 18 regions fill the stadium for the opening rites as President Rodrigo Duterte officially declares the games open

IN PHOTOS: Palarong Pambansa 2017 kicks off

Palarong Pambansa 2017 wRap for Sunday, April 23

Apr 24, 2017 - 12:30 AM

Watch this special edition of the Rappler newscast from the Palarong Pambansa in Antique

Palarong Pambansa 2017 wRap for Sunday, April 23

WATCH: Festive opening for Palarong Pambansa 2017

Apr 23, 2017 - 11:27 PM

'Hopefully, the holding of the Palarong Pambansa will be an inspiration to other smaller and lesser known provinces like ours that if we can do it, they can do it too,' says Antique Governor Rhodora Cadiao

WATCH: Festive opening for Palarong Pambansa 2017

Palarong Pambansa 2017: The future of PH sports is here

Apr 23, 2017 - 2:18 PM

More than 12,000 elementary and secondary student-athletes representing 18 regions will be vying for 376 gold medals, 376 silver medals, and 487 bronze medals that will be up for grabs from 21 regular sporting events

Palarong Pambansa 2017: The future of PH sports is here

Palarong Pambansa 2017 wRap for Saturday, April 22

Apr 23, 2017 - 12:07 AM

Watch this special edition of the Rappler newscast from the Palarong Pambansa in Antique

Palarong Pambansa 2017 wRap for Saturday, April 22

Tiringbanay sa Palarong Pambansa 2017: All systems go

Apr 22, 2017 - 8:27 PM

All roads lead to Antique as more than 12,000 delegates gather for the biggest youth sports event of the country on Sunday, April 23

Tiringbanay sa Palarong Pambansa 2017: All systems go

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 3-9, 2017

Apr 09, 2017 - 8:14 AM

Hello! Here's a round-up of videos from the past week you need to watch

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 3-9, 2017

Students' murder shows need to support war on drugs – Briones

Apr 06, 2017 - 2:25 PM

After an alleged drug user killed two students in Siquijor, Education Secretary Leonor Briones laments that 'not much focus' is given to victims of drug addicts

Students' murder shows need to support war on drugs – Briones

2017 Palarong Pambansa to showcase 'youth power'

Mar 17, 2017 - 6:59 AM

It will carry the theme '2017 Palarong Pambansa: Converges Youth Power, Builds Sustainable Future'

2017 Palarong Pambansa to showcase 'youth power'

Briones gets CA nod amid questions on health

Mar 15, 2017 - 3:25 PM

'There is no correlation between the state of my knees and the state of my brain,' 76-year-old Education Secretary Leonor Briones tells the Commission on Appointments

Briones gets CA nod amid questions on health

Cabinet officials back Duterte's tax reform plan

Mar 06, 2017 - 6:35 PM

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez says, however, his department is coordinating with the DOF to 'fine-tune' the excise tax brackets being proposed for vehicles

Cabinet officials back Duterte's tax reform plan

DepEd stops school field trips until June after Tanay bus crash

Feb 22, 2017 - 8:57 PM

The moratorium will 'allow for a review of existing policies and to harmonize the implementing details of regions,' the education department says

DepEd stops school field trips until June after Tanay bus crash

Catching up on ALS: Challenges of a 'parallel system'

Feb 19, 2017 - 10:00 AM

The education department is already reviewing the Alternative Learning System to match it to formal education's K to 12 program

Catching up on ALS: Challenges of a 'parallel system'

All eyes on ALS, 'centerpiece' of basic ed under Duterte

Feb 18, 2017 - 7:31 PM

The Alternative Learning System is a priority program under the Duterte administration. What is it all about?

All eyes on ALS, 'centerpiece' of basic ed under Duterte

Briones: No condom distribution in schools

Jan 31, 2017 - 12:06 PM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones says health centers are tasked with condom distribution

Briones: No condom distribution in schools

Condoms in schools? Sotto hits Ubial for 'imposing' beliefs on Filipinos

Jan 17, 2017 - 4:00 PM

'It's insensitive to dismiss the sentiment of a conservative culture just because they failed to implement effective health programs,' says Senator Vicente Sotto III

Condoms in schools? Sotto hits Ubial for 'imposing' beliefs on Filipinos

QC mayor bans DOH from giving out condoms in public schools

Jan 15, 2017 - 1:42 PM

'We will allow the use of QC public health facilities, but not QC public schools,' says Quezon City mayor Herbert bautista

QC mayor bans DOH from giving out condoms in public schools

DepEd: Revive Quick Response Fund for typhoon-hit schools

Jan 14, 2017 - 11:00 PM

The Department of Education says it can use the fund to fast-track the repair of damaged schools

DepEd: Revive Quick Response Fund for typhoon-hit schools

DepEd receives P543.2B in 2017 national budget

Jan 12, 2017 - 6:35 PM

The education department's increased budget will fund teachers' salaries, improve basic educational facilities, purchase instructional materials, and give financial assistance to students

DepEd receives P543.2B in 2017 national budget

WATCH: Educators gather for 2nd National K to 12 Conference

Jan 11, 2017 - 1:42 PM

With the theme "One DepEd for Quality Basic Education," the 2nd National K to 12 Conference builds on the gains of the first conference organized in early December of 2016

WATCH: Educators gather for 2nd National K to 12 Conference

Briones inspects schools devastated by Typhoon Nina

Dec 28, 2016 - 10:16 PM

At least 118 schools in Bicol, Mimaropa, and Calabarzon regions are being used as evacuation centers for about 4,050 families affected by Typhoon Nina

Briones inspects schools devastated by Typhoon Nina

Briones: Condoms won't be given out like leaflets in schools

Dec 15, 2016 - 2:35 PM

'Hindi naman sa tatayo sila diyan sa pinto, bawat pumapasok bibigyan, kagaya ng nagbibigay ng leaflet diyan…. Hindi ganoon. It has to be done very carefully,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

Briones: Condoms won't be given out like leaflets in schools

Marcos burial in textbooks? We'll include 'critical side' – Briones

Dec 14, 2016 - 5:10 PM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones says students will also learn why 5 Supreme Court justices voted against the hero's burial for Ferdinand Marcos

Marcos burial in textbooks? We'll include 'critical side' – Briones

New textbooks to include SC ruling on Marcos burial – DepEd

Nov 15, 2016 - 8:00 AM

The textbooks, however, will not dictate on school children whether Marcos is a hero, the education department says. 'Let's give them facts...[so they] can make a judgment.'

New textbooks to include SC ruling on Marcos burial – DepEd

What bonuses will public school teachers get by year-end?

Nov 09, 2016 - 3:46 PM

A teacher with a basic salary of P19,077 can get P34,077 up to P64,077 in bonuses

What bonuses will public school teachers get by year-end?

Briones: CHR reviewing human rights education in K to 12

Nov 04, 2016 - 11:53 AM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones also urges education stakeholders to raise learners to be citizens of both the Philippines and the global society

Briones: CHR reviewing human rights education in K to 12

LIVE: Education stakeholders gather for Education Summit 2016

Nov 04, 2016 - 5:23 AM

LIVE: Over 500 stakeholders will attend the 2016 Education Summit

LIVE: Education stakeholders gather for Education Summit 2016

APEC education ministers tackle inclusive, quality education

Oct 07, 2016 - 12:42 PM

The APEC ministers agree on the need to develop international cooperation programs and strategic partnerships that will 'provide economies with the capacity to increase their competitiveness and improve youth employability'

APEC education ministers tackle inclusive, quality education

DepEd lacks 15,000 teachers – Briones

Sep 26, 2016 - 3:40 PM

Education Secretary Leonor Briones also defends the proposed higher budget for 2017, saying more resources are needed due to backlogs and the implementation of Grade 12

DepEd lacks 15,000 teachers – Briones

Briones: Early Christmas break may affect students' learning

Sep 26, 2016 - 2:38 PM

'We have to examine the data from the point of view also of impact on learning of the children because again it's not only the school children who add to the traffic, it's really Christmas itself,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

Briones: Early Christmas break may affect students' learning

DepEd allots P15.5B for hiring of teachers in 2017

Sep 17, 2016 - 8:32 PM

'We have a challenge in hiring Math and Science teachers....[We need] a huge army of teachers, we'll recruit more,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

DepEd allots P15.5B for hiring of teachers in 2017

15-year-old student kills teacher in Cagayan de Oro

Sep 14, 2016 - 3:33 PM

Following the incident, education officials urge schools, families, and communities 'to work together in raising children to become emotionally, mentally, and socially adjusted'

15-year-old student kills teacher in Cagayan de Oro

Briones: We need to recognize more teachers

Sep 10, 2016 - 3:30 PM

The Philippines celebrates National Teachers' Month from September 5 to October 5

Briones: We need to recognize more teachers

Recent bomb threats in schools: 'Are kids your enemies?'

Sep 08, 2016 - 4:37 PM

'Hindi naman siguro nila target-in [mga] bata, kasi mga kabataan ito. Kung gusto nilang mag-communicate...bombing a school is not the best way to do it,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

Recent bomb threats in schools: 'Are kids your enemies?'