Statement on preventing and addressing bullying incidents in schools

PASIG CITY, December 24, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd) acknowledges the authority of schools to impose disciplinary sanctions, when necessary and consistent with law and DepEd’s policies, in addressing cases of child abuse, violence, exploitation, discrimination and bullying. The Department urges schools to conduct a thorough and complete review of their operations manuals,…

Statement on prevention of bullying in public and private schools

PASIG CITY, December 21, 2018 – The Department of Education (DepEd) reminds all public and private Kindergarten, elementary, and secondary schools of the necessity and importance of adopting and enforcing anti-bullying policies in their respective institutions. DepEd Order No. 40, series 2012, or the “DepEd Child Protection Policy,” institutionalized zero tolerance against any form of…

DepEd Memorandum No. 193, s. 2018 Suspension of Work and Classes in the Department of Education on January 2, 2019

Republic of the Philippines Department of Education   19 Dec 2018   DepEd MEMORANDUM No. 193, s. 2018   SUSPENSION OF WORK AND CLASSES IN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ON JANUARY 2, 2019   To:          Undersecretaries Assistant Secretaries Regional Secretary, ARMM Bureau and Service Directors Regional Directors Schools Division Superintendents Public and Private Elementary and…

August 22, 2018: Not A Holiday

Following Proclamation No. 556 issued by Malacañang, the Department of Education announces #WalangPasok in schools… Publicado por Department of Education – Philippines en Viernes, 17 de agosto de 2018 For those who are asking if August 22, 2018 is a holiday, the answer is no. Based on the DepEd Philippines Facebook Page post last Friday, Malacañang…