Inquirer.net (Opinion Section): DepEd ‘Pampering’ Public School Teachers

DepEd ‘pampering’ public school teachers

Reacting to criticism that little attention is being given to public school teachers unaccounted for since the Maute group laid siege to Marawi City on May 23 (News, “Public teachers not underpaid, says Briones,” 6/21/17), Secretary Leonor Briones of the Department of Education did not face the issue head-on. Instead, she digressed and went on to brag about the benefits that public school teachers derive from the DepEd: “a monthly salary of P19,000-P43,000 (depending on their level), apart from the allowances, as well as performance, midyear and yearend bonuses; they…

UPDATE: CPD for Teachers | Compliance with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Act Of 2016

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Starting July 1, 2017, all professionals, with the exception of Professional Teachers and Registered Nurses, are required to present earned CPD units before the renewal of Professional Identification Cards (PIC). Professionals renewing their professional ID cards must provide the original and photocopy of certificates of credit units earned. Required CPD units for each profession vary, to view the required CPD units for each regulated profession click  the image below. As stated in Section 10.2 of the General IRR of the CPD Law, the transitory period for the accumulation of CPD Credit…

Public school teachers not underpaid, says Briones

public school teachers not underpaid

The following article was released by Philippine Daily Inquirer  June 21, 2017 By: Jovic Yee – Reporter   Public school teachers are neither underappreciated nor underpaid. The perception is far from reality and is “rapidly disappearing,” according to Education Secretary Leonor Briones. Allowances, paid leaves Teachers have a monthly salary of P19,000 to P43,000, depending on their level. The amount is apart from the allowances, as well as performance, midyear and yearend bonuses. Unlike nurses, policemen and soldiers, teachers enjoy a two-month paid leave during the summer vacation. Continuing migration…

K-12 Workbooks Download | DepEd Teachers Club

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ENGLISH Grade 1 Workbook on English Grade 2 Workbook on English Grade 3 Workbook on English Grade 4 Workbook on English Grade 5 Workbook on English Grade 6 Workbook on English   FILIPINO Grade 1 Workbook on Filipino   GRAMMAR Grammar Practice Book for Grade 1 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 2 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 3 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 4 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 5 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 6 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 7 Grammar Practice Book for Grade 8 Grammar Practice…

Activities for Students | DepEd Teachers Club

Activities for students

One of the key to unlocking our students’ potential is giving them important work that matters to them. In teaching, we often struggle to find ways on how to engage our students into the learning contents. That’s why we strive harder in making interesting activities for students. As we all know, direct instruction involves getting in front of the class and teaching the required materials based on our lesson plan. We all know that direct instruction can be so much more than that. We as teachers, need to be doing more to get…

Short Stories Download – Reference Materials | DepEd Club

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In this section, we have a collection of short stories download links which are used as reference materials for reading and storytelling in school. These short stories are filled with lessons that students can use in life, help them build values as well as improve their reading and comprehension skills. Short stories features a small cast of named characters and focuses on a self-contained scenes with the intent of evoking an effect or mood. Short stories feature interesting ways to teach students about good morals and right conduct. As students, they are at…

Budget of Work Download Links | DepEd Club

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Here, you can access the Budget of Work download links. Budget of Work (BOW) is a resource material for teaching multigrade classes that contains K to 12 basic education curriculum competencies, skills, and objectives; topics for specific skills and competencies; and teaching strategies, activities, and time allotment arranged into columns for easy reference and notation. It will serve as teacher’s reference in preparing daily and/or weekly lesson plans. Consistent with its mandate to improve access to elementary education particularly in the far-flung, isolated and poor communities, the DepEd through the Bureau…

DepEd Order No. 25 S. 2017 | School Calendar for School Year 2017-2018

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The Department of Education has released the School Calendar For School Year 2017-2018 under Deped Order No. 25 S. 2017 – signed by DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones . This order states that: The School Year 2017-2018 shall formally open on Monday, June 5, 2017 Classes shall end on Friday, April 6, 2018. It shall consist of 204 school days inclusive of the five-day In-Service Training and the four days for the Parent-Teacher Conferences (PTC) conducted every quarter. Learners are expected to be in school for a total of 195 class…

Downloadable E-Class Records + How to Use the E-Class Record Templates

DOWNLOADABLE e-class records

How to Use the E-Class Records At the bottom of this guide, you will  find the download links for the E-Class records. But first, you must read this guide to show you how to use the E-Class Records.   For Grades I, II, III (Self-contained Class) Advisers must have a soft copy of the School Form I (downloaded from LIS). From your downloaded E-Class Record files, open the file of the Grading period you want to work on. Example: Click on the “INPUT DATA” sheet . Fill in the boxes with the…

The MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS

THE MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS

The Magna Carta for Public School Teachers otherwise known as Republic Act No. 4670, was envisioned to provide programs for the promotion and improvement of the well-being and economic status of public school teachers. REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4670 June 18, 1966 THE MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS   I. DECLARATION OF POLICY COVERAGE Sec. 1. Declaration of Policy. It is hereby declared to be the policy of this Act to promote and improve the social and economic status of public school teachers, their living and working conditions, their terms of…