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What You Can Expect From UP College Admission Test (UPCAT)

After finishing Senior High School, one of the things you should consider is where to go to for college. If you are driven and ambitious, you would probably have University of the Philippines at the top of your list. UP is not just cited as one of the best universities in the Philippines, but also in the world. Thus, you...

DepEd to Hire 75,242 Public School Teachers for SY 2018-2019

75,242 teaching positions for kindergarten/elementary, Junior High School (JSH), and Senior High School (SHS) are now available this Academic Year 2018-2019. This was approved by the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) after the Department of Education’s (DepEd) request to address the inadequate number of teaching personnel in public schools across the country. The FY 2018 Built-in Appropriations (New School...

British School Manila to close after the suicide of one student

The British School Manila is given until the end of school year 2018-2019 by the Department of Education (DepEd) to comply with the requirements to operate legally  as an international school otherwise, the school will be facing closure. Acting upon the complaints made by Trixie Madamba, mother of now deceased Liam Madamba, a BSM student who committed suicide last...

Grade 12 graduates outraged about 2 DepEd assessment examinations

Senior High School (SHS) graduates protested after the Department of Education (DepEd) announced that it will regulate two (2) assessment tests for Grade 12 completers this April and May which caused many cry of frustrations among the students as it impedes the summer vacation. Many get-away plans have been cancelled for many Senior High graduates due to the administration of...

What You Need To Know About the Free Tuition Law by CHED

The long awaited implementing rules and guidelines (IRR) for free higher education have been formally launched by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), seven months after it was signed into a law. Republic Act 1093, also known as the “Universal Access to Quality Education Act” will allow Filipino students to enroll in state universities and colleges (SUCs) and local universities...

DepEd Terminates Payroll-Deduction Deals with Insurers, Lenders

The Department of Education, through its Education Undersecretary for Finance Victoria L. Medrana Catibog issued a memorandum terminating the Automatic Payroll Deduction (APDS) for loans and insurance payments. Although this may sound like good news due to higher take home pay for teachers, it is feared to create a ripple of negative effects that would affect private lending institutions (PLIs),...

DepEd Lowers Passing Score of ALS 2017 After Passing Rate Hits ‘All-time’ Low

After failure of many examinees to reach the initial passing grade, the Department of Education has announced that it will lower the passing score for Alternative Learning System (ALS). According to DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones, the cutoff percentage was decreased to 60% from the previous 70% for the November 2017 Accreditation and Equivalency (A&E) out of fairness. "This is to align...

Netizens Enraged Over Viral Video of Bully Slapping Another Student Inside Their Campus

Bullying is a rampant problem in schools all over the world. Although some maybe just a simple case of intimidation, some have been grave enough to cause trauma to other students, to the extent that some even committed suicide. Sadly, these bullying even occur inside the school campuses where parents trust their children to be safe. Thus, it was no...

HOW TO UPDATE BASIC LEARNER INFORMATION (K-10)

HOW TO UPDATE BASIC LEARNER INFORMATION (K-10) You have to login as School Admin. School Heads CANNOT create this request. Click List of Classes, and select the class where the learner is enrolled in; or select the View Enrolment button next to the class's name. Click on the learner's name on the masterlist, and click Profile next to their...

Important LIS Update and School Forms 2018

LIS/EBEIS New Contact Numbers For queries, issues, and concerns with the LIS and EBEIS, please contact the following numbers: • Landline: (02) 6364878, (02) 6332658 • Mobile: 09394361390, 09166661494, 09231804927 • Email: [email protected] • Address: Ground Floor, Bonifacio Bldg., DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City • Business Hours: Monday to Friday, 07:00 AM to 06:00 PM (Closed during weekends and national holidays) LIS (Early Registration) The LIS module...