USAID hands over 1.1 M supplementary books for DepEd’s K-3 classroom libraries

December 22, 2017 PASIG CITY, December 22, 2017 – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officially handed over a total of 1.1 million supplementary books for the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Kindergarten to Grade 3 (K-3) classroom libraries in Regions I (Ilocos) and VII (Central Visayas). The ceremonial turn-over was held at the…

DepEd denounces untoward action of protesters at Truth forum

November 28, 2017 The Department of Education (DepEd) denounces the action of protesters bearing placards of Save Our Schools (SOS) during the Truth forum of Rappler on November 28. Shouting at the Secretary, ironically insisting on a one-way noise barrage instead of a diplomatic discourse called “dialogue,” resorting to blame game and dramatics revealed the…

Statement on Sanofi Pasteur’s advisory on its dengue vaccine

December 2, 2017 As the health and safety of our learners are of principal importance, the Department of Education (DepEd), in close coordination with the Department of Health (DoH), will monitor the condition of learners who have been administered with the dengue vaccine Dengvaxia.As a stakeholder, DepEd will likewise be actively participating in the review…

Statement on the devastation caused by Tropical Storm Urduja

December 17, 2017 The Department of Education (DepEd) is one with the nation as it faces Tropical Storm (TS) Urduja (international name Kai-Tak) which made landfall on Eastern Samar on December 16, and over Malay, Aklan on December 17, a few days before Christmas. Reports issued by the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration…

Pamaskong Mensahe Mula sa Kalihim ng Kagawaran ng Edukasyon

December 24, 2017   Mabunying pagbati ngayong Kapaskuhan sa mga mag-aaral, guro, at lahat ng mamamayang kaagapay ng Kagawaran. Sa ating pagbabalik-tanaw sa nakaraang taon ay magpasalamat tayo sa mga biyayang ating natanggap, at isabuhay ang mga mahahalagang aral na ating natutunan bilang pagpupugay sa kaarawan ng ating dakilang Tagapagligtas. Sa kabila ng mga pagsubok…