Makabayan Seek Inquiry Into DepEd Policies on Promotion

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ACT Teachers Reps. Antonio Tinio and France Castro have sought an investigation into the policies of the Department of Education (DepEd) on the promotion of teaching personnel. In filing House Resolution 2061, the progressive lawmakers noted that the system of promotion is “one of the long-standing demands of public school teachers.” They also urged the House leadership to take up the issue”to ensure the professionalization of teachers and the quality of education.” Teachers’ career advancement, they added, is “hindered by the sluggish processing of promotion in DepEd, the imposition of…