Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr said in an interview with the government-run dzRB that the labour department has requested the DepEd
to allow at least 300 positions for OFWs as public school teachers.
He also said the DepEd
and Filipino students condemn the Taliban's "outright terrorism against defenseless school personnel and innocent children in Peshawar, Pakistan.
Albos said the DepEd
directive earmarked 70 percent of the grant for academically low-performing schools, while 30 percent was intended to improve three crucial performance indicators of schools, namely, participation rate, cohort-survival rate, and achievement rate.
This is a great feat not only for DePed
Cotabato but for the entire province and a proof that our students are highly competitive in cultural, sports and academic competitions, he stated.
said that it would not allow such incidents to take place inside in an area that is supposedly secure from acts of violence in an act perpetrated by a person who is expected to uphold the peace.
also released more than P19 million for its Gulayan sa Paaralan Project (GPP) with more than 170 GPPs established in the towns of Alfonso Castaneda, Aritao, Bayombong, Diadi, Dupax del Sur, Kayapa, Quezon and Solano.
has jurisdiction over the country's basic education institutions while the CHED oversees the operations of colleges and universities.
The regular meeting is in compliance to DepEd
Memorandum Circular No.
The said DepEd
guidelines are anchored on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and promote non-discrimination, the best interest of the child, the child s survival and development, and child participation.
But while the palace and the DepEd
is concerned over possible foul-ups at schools during term opening, student groups, parents and educators are looking at the bigger picture, particularly the perennial increases in the cost of education.
In response to the incurred damages, DepEd
will be providing financial assistance to the affected schools to support clean-up and minor repairs.
Since June 2008, DepEd
and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) have been workign in coordination.