DepEd shares insights on first weeks of classes, announces error watch initiative

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 16:35:51 +0000

Despite the compromises and major changes made in the educational system to navigate through the new normal as well as criticisms against it, the Department of Education (DepEd) said it has successfully opened classes for School Year 2020-2021. “DepEd recognizes the challenges of the school year ahead, but if we opted for an academic freeze, […]

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Bong Go to schools: Implement flexible payment measures, alternative learning modes

Credit to Author: Javier J. Ismael| Date: Fri, 22 May 2020 06:09:38 +0000

SEN. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go has called on schools, universities and other educational institutions to provide flexible payment arrangements for school fees to ensure their continuing education amid the public health crisis. “Maraming nawalan ng trabaho at walang pagkukunan ng pampaaral sa kanilang mga anak. Pwede ba natin luwagan ang payment schemes at bigyan po […]

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Schools to open on August 24

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Sat, 09 May 2020 16:16:49 +0000

The opening of school year 2020-2021 will be on Aug. 24, 2020, according to a Malacañang announcement following new adjustments made by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) in the policies to combat the coronavirus pandemic. The change was made in accordance with the proposal of the Department of […]

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Sotto files bill moving school opening to September

Credit to Author: Bernadette Tamayo| Date: Tue, 05 May 2020 06:54:57 +0000

SENATE President Vicente Sotto 3rd wants to amend a law to move the opening of classes in both public and private schools to September instead of June. In filing Senate Bill (SB) 1438, Sotto said it is important to “give the Department of Education (DepEd) more time and opportunity to prepare and adopt measures for […]

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DepEd told: Impose measures before resuming classes

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 06:34:30 +0000

A group of public school teachers has urged the national government to first impose preventive measures against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) before it decides on the date of class resumptions. The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Philippines emphasized the need to ensure the welfare of students and school personnel as they adapt to the “new […]

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DepEd mulls August school opening due to Covid

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 05:58:37 +0000

THE opening of classes for the next school year may be moved to a later date due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, the Department of Education (DepEd) said Tuesday. Education Secretary Leonor Briones said that upon consultations with partners and experts, the agency is looking at August as the possible new timeline for […]

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Taguig launches ‘learn from home’ online show

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 06:54:46 +0000

THE Taguig City Government has partnered with the Department of Education (DepEd)-Taguig City office to promote a “learn from home” experience in the city through the program “Education Hour”. Learners can watch the program on the “I Love Taguig” Facebook page every day at 1 p.m. and will feature different teachers tackling interesting topics prepared […]

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DepEd mulls ‘Palaro’ cancellation

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 06:52:31 +0000

THE Department of Education (DepEd) is set to propose the cancellation of the already-postponed Palarong Pambansa 2020 amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, an official said Friday. “DepEd will propose [the] cancellation of 2020 Palarong Pambansa subject to approval of [the] Palarong Pambansa board via ad referendum,” DepEd spokesman Undersecretary Annalyn Sevilla said in […]

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Searca steps up home garden project

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:11:21 +0000

An agricultural think-tank has strengthened its partnerships for its School Plus Home Garden Project (S+HGP) as producing food became a pressing need during Luzon-wide enhanced community quarantine caused by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (Searca) is now replicating its S+HGP through partnerships, […]

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DepEd welcomes probe on alleged anomalies raised by COA report

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 04:49:22 +0000

The Department of Education (DepEd) has welcomed the possible probe by Congress on the alleged anomalies raised by the Commission

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