DepEd Secretary Briones Stands Firm on SEF, Salary Hike for Teachers

PASIG CITY, March 10, 2017 - DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones reiterated the importance of the issuance of Joint Circular (JC) No.  1, s. 2017 on the Revised Guidelines on the Use of the Special Education Fund (SEF) in providing additional allowance to nationally hired teachers by local government units. According to the Secretary, there are local government units, specifically...

High school Scheduled Early Graduation for Student with Dying father

High school Scheduled Early Graduation for Student

It is every parents dream to see his or her child on a graduation march. Likewise, it is also a dream come true for children to see how proud their parents are when they do. This would have been impossible for a graduating son and his ailing father, if not for the kind-heart of the people around them. Cameron Brown, 18...

Why and How to Use Anchor Charts for Students

Why and How to Use Anchor Charts for Students

Educators continuously find ways to engage learners and effectively promote their progress. This includes being flexible to adapt to the changing interest and personalities of different students. Due to advances in technology, today’s generation is keener on visuals rather than traditional texts. It is much easier to catch and hold their attention by ‘thinking visibly.’ Thus, making an anchor chart...

Providers that Offer Teacher’s Loan at Low Interest Rates with Tips

Providers that Offer Teacher’s Loan at Low Interest Rates with Things to Consider

It is a common knowledge that teachers are the most overworked and underpaid professionals in the Philippines. They are burdened with impossible teacher to students’ ratio and sometimes even experience delayed salaries. Thankfully, there are institutions that offer financial assistance to public school teachers through teacher’s loan. These loan providers often give lower interests and quick approval upon submission of...

DepEd Eyes the Possibility of Increasing Teacher’s Pay to P39,000

The Department of Education is considering the possibility of a salary hike for public school teachers to Php39, 000 a month. This move would need an additional P200 billion for the national budget. Education Secretary Leonor Briones stated that the proposed increase is still being reviewed by financial managers due to the huge wage gap between other government workers may...

DepEd K-12 New KINDERGARTEN Daily Lesson Log Complete (DLL)

DepEd K-12 New KINDERGARTEN Daily Lesson Log Complete (DLL)

This Kindergarten daily lesson log is editable and ready made in accordance to DO 70, s. 2012 - Guidelines on the Preparation of Daily Lessons. Before, Kindergarten was considered to be just child’s play and not truly significant to the learning process. However, as Republic Act 10157, also known as “The Kindergarten Educational Law” had been approved; it was made...

Students in Senior High School are now Allowed to Apply in SPES

In this year’s summer job employment program of the Department of Education, students in senior high school are now allowed to apply. According to Dr.Juan Araojo, OIC of Youth Formation Division, this year’s Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) are allowing students aged 15 years old and above to join. Prior to this order, the minimum age was...

Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) 2017 Application Form

Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) 2017 Application Form

One of the government projects to help students from underprivileged families is the Special Program for Employment of Students. This program is mandated under Republic Act No. 9547, also known as... “An act to help poor but deserving students pursue their education by encouraging their employment during summer and/or Christmas vacations, through incentives granted to employers, allowing them to pay...

Official List of Nationwide Holidays for Year 2017 #WalangPasok

Malacañang has released the list of official nationwide holidays for 2017. #Walangpasok According to Proclamation 50, President Rodrigo Duterte approved 10 regular holidays and seven special non-working days for the year 2017. The President has declared the following regular holidays and special days to be observed in the country this 2017. The announcement for national holidays Eid'lFitr and EidulAdha shall be...

DepEd Announces New Grading and Assessment System for K-12 Basic Education Program

According to the Department Education Department Order 8, s. 2015 dated April 1, 2015, DepEd will follow a new grading system for K-12 Basic Education Program. This will be in effect for all grade levels in public schools from elementary to Senior High School. Although private schools are not required to implement the same guidelines, DepEd strongly urge them to...