Duterte Wants Teachers’ Salaries Hiked | #SalaryIncrease

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Salary Increase for Teachers  President Rodrigo Duterte has asked the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to find means to increase the salaries of teachers, Malacañang said Tuesday. A salary hike for teachers was discussed by the President during Monday afternoon’s Cabinet meeting, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. said Tuesday. Roque said Duterte “could be aiming” to double the entry salary for teachers, just as Congress approved a 100-percent increase in the base pay of military and other uniformed personnel in government. Roque said the proposal was “in connection with…

DepEd Lifts Moratorium on Educational Field Trips | DepEd Order No. 66 series of 2017

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The Department of Education (DepEd) has lifted the moratorium on educational field trips with the issuance of new implementing guidelines on the conduct of off-campus activities for all public and private elementary and secondary schools. Education Secretary Leonor Briones, in DepEd order no. 66 series of 2017 issued December 27, announced that the DepEd Memorandum No. 47 series of 2017 or the “Moratorium on Educational Field trips and Other Similar Activities” has been lifted upon the effectivity of guidelines on the conduct of co-curricular and extracurricular off-campus activities for both…

DepEd Schedules Early School Registration 2018

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To prepare for the opening of School Year 2018-2019, the Department of Education (DepEd) will hold an early registration starting late this month. DepEd has set January 27 to February 28 as the period for early registration from Kindergarten up to Grade 12 in all public elementary and secondary schools. DepEd said the early registration aims to “reach the expected number of students” for the coming school year. The early registration will also enable it “to better prepare for and be able to address the possible issues and concerns” it…

Teachers to Benefit from TRAIN, Receive More Allowances in 2018 | DepEd Press Release

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Consistent with the Department of Education’s (DepEd) support of the Duterte administration’s Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) as a means to significantly develop the country’s human capital and with Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones’s commitment to continuously provide adequate compensation for the invaluable contribution of teachers to nation-building, educators are set to receive additional net take home pay and allowances beginning January 2018. A Teacher 1 (Salary Grade 11) without dependents and has a starting basic salary of P19,620 used to take home P17,220.86 (with Personnel Economic Relief Allowance…

New DLL | Week 10 – 3rd Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (Jan. 8 – Jan. 12, 2018)

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Dear fellow Teachers. Happy New Year to all of us! In the past quarters, we shared Daily Lesson Logs and other files that our Contributors have shared and are formatted by our Editors. We are  now at the third quarter of the school year and we are really thankful to all our Contributors, Editors and Tech Volunteers. They are the foundation of DepEd Teachers Club. We are always grateful of them so we ask for your continued support. Please keep on Sharing and Liking our contributions until all of our…

Education: Notable Gains, Still Much to Improve

Education Notable Gains, Still Much to Improve

While the education sector has seen notable gains this year, the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) agree that there is still much to be done to improve the overall quality of education in the Philippines. This year’s hosting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has opened many educational opportunities for Filipino students. Likewise, it also puts the country’s education system under scrutiny. “In so far as basic education is concerned, we stand tall and walk together with our sister-ministries of education in…

DepEd Strives to Enhance Reading Skills of Students | MB

DepEd Strives to Enhance Reading Skills of Students

The Department of Education (DepEd) urged teachers to continue exerting efforts that will help instill the value of learning among their pupils and students. While the National Reading Month (NRM) officially ended in November, DepEd said that continuing activities geared towards reading can still be conducted by teachers in both public and private schools. Part of the roster of activities for the NRM was the “Mystery Reader” wherein officials, directors, superintendents, and administrators were enjoined to read a children’s storybook in Filipino during the flag-raising ceremony. Undersecretary for Planning and…

New DLL | Week 9 – 3rd Quarter – Daily Lesson Log (Jan. 3 – Jan. 5, 2018)

Week 9 - 3rd Quarter - Daily Lesson Log

Dear fellow Teachers. Happy New Year to all of us! In the past quarters, we shared Daily Lesson Logs and other files that our Contributors have shared and are formatted by our Editors. We are  now at the third quarter of the school year and we are really thankful to all our Contributors, Editors and Tech Volunteers. They are the foundation of DepEd Teachers Club. We are always grateful of them so we ask for your continued support. Please keep on Sharing and Liking our contributions until all of our…

Budget for Education ‘Never Enough’ – Sec. Briones

Budget for Education ‘Never Enough’ – Sec

While the Department of Education (DepEd) will continue to receive the highest share in the national budget as mandated by the Constitution, Education Secretary Leonor Briones said that “the resources are never enough.” During an appreciation program organized by DepEd to express gratitude to its partners and stakeholders for their continued support in basic education programs and projects, Briones noted that DepEd’s resources are still insufficient given that there are 26.6 million learners that increase every year; nearly 700,000 teachers; and thousands of administrative employees under the country’s largest bureaucracy.…

DepEd Received 1.1 Million Books from USAID

DepEd Received 1.1 Million Books from USAID

USAID hands over 1.1-M books to DepEd for classroom libraries of early-grade students. To support the Philippines’ goal of improving the reading skills of one million early-grade students, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) handed over 1.1-million supplementary books to the Department of Education (DepEd) for Kindergarten to Grade 3 (K-3) classroom libraries in Regions 1 (Ilocos) and 7 (Central Visayas). The ceremonial turnover was held at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan, DepEd Central Office recently as part of the “Basa Pilipinas” (Read Philippines) — USAID’s flagship basic education…