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...

DepEd K to 12 Curriculum Guides Free Complete Downloads

Curriculum Guides for: Kindergarten, Araling Panlipunan, Edukasyon sa Pagpapakatao, English, Filipino, MTB Mother-Tongue-Based, Mathematics, Science, MAPEH Art, MAPEH P.E. Physical Education, MAPEH Health, MAPEH Music, Edukasyong Pantahanan at Pangkabuhayan (EPP), Technology and Livelihood Education (TLE). After much debate and resistance, K-12 has finally been embraced by the Philippine government as a new method for the education system. Although some sectors...

Sample Application Letter /Resume /CV for Teachers

After graduation, you are now ready to take in your role as a teacher in the real world. But with so many education graduates looking for jobs all at the same time, how do you stand out? It all goes down on how you present the first things your potential employers would view; your resume and cover letter. You have...

DepEd and Globe Telecom in Partnership for Internet and Computer Laboratories in Schools Nationwide

Computer laboratories would be available to each public elementary and high schools nationwide. This is according to Department of Education Undersecretary for administration Alain Pascua. The department has allocated Php 4billion for computer packages because it aims to provide computer laboratories and internet connections to all public schools this coming school year. For 2016, they have Php1.6 billion for bidding...

DepEd Grants P3.95 Billion Worth of Senior High School Vouchers

The Department of Education (DepEd) has processed a total of P5.23 billion for the Senior High School Voucher Program (SHS VP) while actual payments were P3.95 billion or 75% of billing statements received at the DepEd Central Office. 607,208 Voucher Program Beneficiaries (VPBs) or Grade 11 students enrolled in non-DepEd schools were entitled to receive the benefit through the voucher...

UPDATED: DepEd Guidelines for Class Suspension During Typhoons

The Department of Education clarifies the suspension of classes guidelines during typhoons When there is a storm signal in a particular area as declared by PAGASA, classes are automatically suspended. However, in cases where there is no storm signal, but a calamity is present; the local government unit (LGU) and not DepEd would decide and announce the class suspensions. The Department...

DepEd Stops Schools from Sending their Students on Field Trips

Due to the fatal bus accident that killed 15 people and injured 40 students of BestLink College of the Philippines, the Department of Education (DepEd) has ordered a stop to field trips on both public elementary and high schools. According to DepEd, the moratorium would be effective until the opening of classes in June to give time for the agency...