Revised Guidelines on Accreditation/Re-Accreditation of Private Entities Under the Automatic Payroll Deduction System (APDS) Program

DepEd Order 18

DepEd Order 18, s. 2018 Revised Guidelines on Accreditation/Re-Accreditation of Private Entities Under the Automatic Payroll Deduction System (APDS) Program     I. RATIONALE The Department of Education, as a government agency, is authorized by various laws, rules and regulations to deduct from salaries of its employees such amounts intended for the payment of contributions and other obligations due to specified government and private entities.   Such authorization, however, is concurrently limited by other laws. Section 21 of RA 4670 or the Magna Carta for Public School Teachers states that…

DepEd reaffirms efforts to achieve ideal class size, teacher-student ratio

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In its relentless effort to provide students and teachers with environment conducive to learning, the Department of Education (DepEd) reassured the Committee on Basic Education and Culture of the House of Representatives (HoR) that the Department has been conducting interventions to achieve ideal class size and teacher-student ratio in public schools nationwide. DepEd Undersecretary for Planning and Field Operations Jesus Mateo acknowledged that one way of improving the learning environment is to reduce the class size, classroom-pupil and teacher-studio ratios, and noted that cases in urban centers may be different…

Sec. Briones: Changes in PH education cannot wait

K to 12 Basic Education Program

“There have been changes and there will be more changes,” Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones reaffirmed on Wednesday as the country draws closer to welcoming the first batch of graduates of the K to 12 Basic Education Program in April. With the increasing demands of the ever shifting world, the Education chief emphasized that catching up with change can no longer be done on a “one at a time” basis. Thus, despite calls to abolish the K to 12 program, with the support of President Rodrigo Duterte…

Sec.Leonor Magtolis Briones’ Graduation 2018 Message

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My warmest greetings to all the completers and graduates of School Year 2017-2018! On behalf of the Department of Education (DepEd), I commend your determination, perseverance and hard work which led you to this milestone. Whether this is your moving-up, completion, or graduation ceremony, what matters is that you have triumphed in this journey. It is our goal to ensure that the K to 12 Program empowers you, our dear learners, to become critical thinkers and problem solvers both in the local and global communities. I am positive that you…

Revised | K to 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites SY 2017-2018

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Deped Order 12, s. 2018 Revision to DepEd Order No. 6, s. 2018 |  School Year 2017-2018 K to 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites The Department of Education (DepEd) issued DepEd Order (DO) No. 6, s. 2018 entitled School Year 2017-2018 K to 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites.  However, revisions have been made in the following enclosures: Enclosure No. 1 Template for Kindergarten Certificate, and Enclosure No. 2 Template for Grade 6 Elementary Certificate. Read More here: Revision to DepEd Order No.…

Summary and Cause of Delay of the 2016 Performance Based Bonus | Deped Official Statement

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2016 Performance Based Bonus: Buod ng mga pangyayari at mga rason ng pagkakaantala. Batid ng Kagawaran ng Edukasyon ang pag-aalala ng mga kawani at kaguruan na dulot ng delayed release ng PBB para sa taong 2016. Upang mabigyang linaw ang mga pangamba at haka-haka, narito ang paglalahad ng prosesong isinagawa ng ahensya para maihanda ang PBB: Upang makatanggap ng PBB ang mga kawani at kaguruan, kinakailangang makamit ng DepEd ang mga conditions na tinakda ng AO25 Interagency Task Force (IATF). Ang AO25 IATF ang sumusuri sa achievement ng ahensya sa…

DepEd Order 11, s. 2018 | Guidelines on the Preparation and Checking of School Forms

The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Guidelines on the Preparation and Checking of School Forms for the preparation, updating and evaluation of school forms in basic education starting end of School Year 2017-2018. The mechanisms and simplified procedures prescribed by these guidelines are anchored on the principles of accountability, accuracy and reliability of data, and efficiency.  They shall reduce the time and effort of school personnel spent for clerical tasks and records management without compromising the accuracy of the learners’ information and quality of school forms.   DepEd Order 11,…

PBB Update | PBB FY 2016 for Other Regions – Before March Ends

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PBB Update: March 5, 2018. The Department of Education (DepEd) on Monday reported to the Committee on Basic Education and Culture of the House of Representatives that school-based personnel will be among the first to receive the Performance-Based Bonus (PBB) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 this March. As of March 5, 2018, teachers in Regions I, III, IV-A, V, XI, and XII have already received their PBB, following the Department’s receipt of certificate of compliance from the AO25 Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) in January. “Yung iba po, within the week,…

K to 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites for SY 2017-2018

graduation rites 2018

DepEd Order 06, s. 2018 | School Year 2017-2018 K to 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites   For School Year (SY) 2017-2018, the Department of Education (DepEd) announces the conduct of the following End of School Year Rites: Grade Level Completers Ceremony Proof of Completion Kindergarten Moving Up or Completion Kindergarten Certificate (Enclosure No. 1) Grade 6 Graduation Elementary Certificate (Enclosure No. 2) Grade 10 Moving Up or Completion Junior High School Certificate (Enclosure No. 3) Grade 12 learners from Graduation Senior High School Diploma (Enclosure No.…

How Should Schools’ MOOE be Utilized According to DepEd

Briones on MOOE

DepEd Reminds Schools to Maximize Utilization of MOOE.  PASIG CITY, December 1, 2017 – Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones encouraged all teachers to report incidences of when and why they had to shell out personal money for expenses that should have been covered by the Maintenance and Other Operating Expenses (MOOE). “You are not compelled na gumastos, to buy things na nasa MOOE na. I suggest you report na gumastos kayo,” the Education chief stated. As the Department eyes further increase in MOOE next year to raise the capacity of schools to provide…