Officials of a Private School in Bicol Face Possible Sanctions for Burning Students’ Bags

Bicol Central Academy

Education Secretary Leonor Briones on Saturday said that an array of possible sanctions await the school officials in a private school in Bicol after photos and video of burned bags of its students who did not comply with the “no-bag” policy make rounds online. In a phone interview, Briones told the Manila Bulletin that the Regional Director (RD) of Region 5, Gilbert Sadsad, has already been instructed to “send us a partial report because they are still gathering all the circumstances.” She noted that by Monday, the regional director will…

2018 DLL | Week 2 – 2nd Quarter Daily Lesson Log (August 20-24, 2018)

Week 2 - 2nd Quarter Daily Lesson Log

2018 DLL UPDATE: Dear fellow Teachers, Week 2 – 2nd Quarter Daily Lesson Log (August 20-24, 2018)  DLL are now available. In the past academic years, we shared Daily Lesson Logs and other files submitted by our Contributors that are proofread and formatted by our File Editors. Let’s welcome this new and progressive school year of collaboration and support! We are always on the process of uploading new and updated K-12 Daily Lesson Logs weekly. For K-6, we are almost complete in uploading Daily Lesson Logs. Yet, we will keep on uploading…

#WalangPasok: List of Regular and Special Non-Working Holidays in August 2018

walangpasok august 2018

ADVISORY: August 20 & 22, 2018 are NOT  Regular Holidays. Special non-working day and cancellation of classes only applies to Lucena City and Quezon City. Lucena City –  Malacañang issued  Proclamation No. 554 declaring Monday, August 20, a special non-working day in Lucena City in Quezon province to mark its Charter Day anniversary. Source: Inquirer.net Quezon City – The cancellation of classes for August 20 was ordered for Quezon Cityby Mayor Herbert Bautista to commemorate the birth anniversary of former President Manuel L. Quezon. Source: Inquirer.net August 22 is NOT a…

P25.2 Million in Damaged Textbooks Because of DepEd’s Poor Planning – COA

deped poor planning

The Department of Education’s (DepEd) poor planning resulted to the damage of P25.21 million worth of textbooks, according to a government audit report. In its 2017 report released over the weekend, the Commission on Audit (COA) found that 820,682 printed textbooks were left inside printing press Lexicon Press, Inc. because DepEd’s own warehouse failed to store it. The unavailability of storage facilities was due to warehouse refurbishing of the DepEd’s Bureau of Learning Resources (BLR), COA said. “DepEd suffered loss amounting to P25,213,511.10 representing the cost of 820,682 damaged Grade…

List of Class Suspensions | #WalangPasok August 14, 2018

CLASS SUSPENSION AUGUST 14 2018

#WalangPasok August 14, 2018 Officials in some areas have announced school suspension today, Tuesday, August 14, 2018  due to heavy rain and floods from hanging habagat. This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updates. (Please check the reference / source of announcement by clicking on the name of the municipality)   Updated List of Areas with Class Suspensions for Tuesday, August 14, 2018 As of 4:15 AM   Metro Manila Malabon City – only schools in Barangay Dampalit (public and private) Marikina City – all levels (public and private) Navotas City –…

List of Class Suspensions | #WalangPasok August 13, 2018

CLASS SUSPENSIONS August 13, 2018

#WalangPasok August 13, 2018 Officials have announced school suspension today, Monday, August 13, 2018 in some areas due to inclement weather enhanced by the southwest monsoon or hanging habagat. This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updates. (Please check the reference / source of announcement by clicking on the name of the municipality)   Updated List of Areas with Class Suspensions for Monday, August 13, 2018 As of 3:45 AM   Metro Manila Caloocan City – all levels (public and private) Las Piñas City – all levels (public and private) Makati City – all…

Teachers to have Less Work at Night, More Productivity by Day with Improved LIS

LIS to DepEd’s Cloud facilities

The Department of Education (DepEd) on Wednesday reported substantial improvements in the performance of its Learner Information System (LIS), which helps teachers cut the time spent on the system and allows them to focus on teaching. Following the migration of LIS to DepEd’s Cloud facilities and the provision of enough resources for more than 100,000 daily users, which is four to five times the usual capacity of LIS, more users are able to work with the system during the day than at night or wee hours of the morning. “Complaints…

2018 DLL | Week 1 – 2nd Quarter Daily Lesson Log (August 13-17, 2018)

week 1 2nd quarter dll

2018 DLL UPDATE: Dear fellow Teachers, Week 1 – 2nd Quarter Daily Lesson Log (August 13-17, 2018)  DLL are now available. In the past academic years, we shared Daily Lesson Logs and other files submitted by our Contributors that are proofread and formatted by our File Editors. Let’s welcome this new and progressive school year of collaboration and support! We are always on the process of uploading new and updated K-12 Daily Lesson Logs weekly. For K-6, we are almost complete in uploading Daily Lesson Logs. Yet, we will keep on uploading…

Policy Guidelines on the Implementation of the Comprehensive Sexuality Education | Deped Order No. 31 s-2018

Sexuality Education

Comprehensive Sexuality Education: Developing Responsible Youth VS Rising Risks Curbing the rising incidences of early pregnancy, sexual violence, and human-immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among young Filipinos will be further strengthened in the classroom as the Department of Education (DepEd) issued the Policy Guidelines on the Implementation of the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE). Otherwise known as DepEd Order No. 31, series 2018 (DO 31), the policy aims to enhance the holistic wellness of the Filipino adolescents and effectively address their needs for health and protection through education by ensuring that they are…

DBM Approves Creation of 1,310 Positions for Special Education Teachers

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHERS

Last August 3, 2018, the DBM approved the creation of 1,310 positions for SPED Teacher I, with Salary Grade 14, or a total annual compensation of PhP 455,839. These positions were requested for by the Department of Education (DepEd) to address the faculty requirement of Special Education Centers or schools which aim to provide access to basic education among children with special needs. These positions form part of the 81,240 teaching and teaching-related positions approved for creation in the 2018 National Budget. Of these positions, 1,944 are for SPED Teacher…