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Teachers in Abuyog, Leyte, climb mountains to get internet connection to submit their teaching reports, showing gaps in service delivery despite the country's modernization efforts in education.
'The economy is hanging, you have 800,000 teachers affected, you have children, learners affected, operations of various agencies of government affected,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones
The Department of Education needs to hire some 80,000 teachers for the coming school year
PRESS RELEASE: The Student Excellence Award pays tribute to young Filipinos who brought honor to the country
(UPDATED) The Department of Education urges schools to heighten security measures, following the gruesome killing of a 16-year-old student in Lapu-Lapu City
PhilHealth's Tamang Serbisyong Kalusugang Pamilya (Tsekap) will now benefit all DepEd employees in Northern Mindanao
If candidates are invited as guests, DepEd says they must speak only on the topic and are prohibited from displaying and distributing campaign materials
But discussions are still ongoing as to whether Grade 6 completers in the future should have a 'moving-up' ceremony instead of a graduation ceremony
Education officials ask parents to pay attention to online activities of their children to avoid harm that may stem from viral online content
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says the DepEd will review the proposal while considering the right of students to learn and access to quality basic education
Education Undersecretary Annalyn Sevilla says the fund will be used for security and cleanup efforts during and after elections
DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones says part of an education is encouraging students to think critically about issues
The Department of Health is targeting to vaccinate some 7 million children from kindergarten to Grade 7
Book Craft Publishing says it has yet to receive payment for educational supplies delivered to divisions of the Department of Education's Western Visayas office in 2005
Joroan Elementary School in Tiwi town is located near a farm irrigation system and a river
Early registration – which ends on February 22 – will be open to incoming kindergarten pupils, as well as Grades 1, 7, and 11 students in both public and private schools
'It is very, very clear in the Constitution that employees belonging to the civil service like us must behave and exhibit what is described as political neutrality,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones
Department of Education Secretary Leonor Briones says the police and military are required to coordinate with the agency first before conducting any activity
The DepEd says it was concerned over reports of two supposed school division offices (SDO) that supported the moves of the police to profile teachers.
Representatives from the Alliance of Concerned Teachers along with public school teachers from Manila question the police's moves, saying they haven't done anything wrong
DepEd Undersecretary Annalyn Sevilla says the department's central office 'was not aware' of the orders supposedly issued by the Philippine National Police
Aside from damage to school infrastructure, Tropical Depression Usman also placed students' lives in danger
(UPDATED) Bullying is 'a problem of society itself,' notes Education Secretary Leonor Briones
Public and private schools are reminded to implement 'comprehensive, multifaceted' bullying prevention programs
DepEd says the decision to close down the Salugpongan community learning center in Talaingod, Davao del Norte, was made by the community council
(UPDATED) The order to start the Christmas break on December 15 covers public elementary and high school students, while teachers will start their break December 16. It's up to private schools if they'll implement it.
The project aims to inform and educate the public on how children can be safe online
The education department says its Special Program in Foreign Language 'aims to enhance the ability of learners to engage in meaningful interaction in a linguistically and culturally diverse global workplace'
The Department of Education clarifies that Korean is intended as an elective
The Department of Education probes the incident after it confirmed that those in the viral photos are teachers
Education Secretary Leonor Briones assures there will be no reduction in salaries, as provided by rules from the Civil Service Commission
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says the department doesn't automatically change policies based on the results of a survey
The DepEd praises the Supreme Court's decision, saying it affirms the authority of the department and Congress in deciding how best to deliver quality education
The bonus comes as the Department of Education marks its 155th anniversary on December 20
'If there is anyone who deserves to be called a hero and an idol, it is Teacher Mylene Veras-Durante,' says Senator Leila de Lima, who also hails from Bicol
Police say public school teacher Mylene Veras-Durante shielded two students from a knife-wielding assailant
DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones congratulated all the awardees and underscored their vital contributions
The education department has conducted a study on the 'type and magnitude' of tasks teachers perform based on the size and location of their schools
The Teachers' Dignity Coalition camps outside the DepEd head office and calls for changes in the monitoring systems and paperwork
Responding to calls for Saturday makeup classes to be prohibited, the Department of Education says schools should balance the need for learning with the rights of students and teachers
'I studied Madrasah and I grew up in a Madrasah, but I am not a terrorist, I am not an extremist,' says Ustadz Alzad Sattar
Teachers will now only have to complete 10 forms instead of 36 previously mandated by the Department of Education
Bicol Central Academy administrator Alexander James Jaucian will pay for damaged laptops, clothing, pocket wifi, cellular phones, school materials, and almost P20,000 of burned cash
'The fate of the national budget, the appropriations act, is actually in the hands of the legislature which has the power of the purse.That is very very clear in the Constitution,' says Education Secretary Leonor Briones
House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya says they are also eyeing a P140-billion supplemental budget for Bangsamoro Law and the Supreme Court ruling on the Internal Revenue Allotment
Education received the lion's share of funds in the proposed 2019 National Expenditure Program. What does the proposed shift to a cash-based budget system look like for the Department of Education?
DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones says: 'Hindi naman sila binabayaran para mumurahin o para takutin yung mga bata'
The Department of Education's regional office in Bicol says it is 'deeply saddened' by the incident and will look at possible sanctions
The Philippine Business for Education also calls on more companies to offer internships to senior high school students so that employers themselves can become familiar with the students' skills
The Department of Education says it will look into possible legal action regarding the 820,682 grade school learning materials found damaged inside the warehouse of private contractor Lexicon Press, Inc.