The Department of Education was established through the Education Decree of 1863 as the Superior Commission of Primary Instruction under a Chairman. The Education agency underwent many reorganization efforts in the 20th century in order to better define its purpose vis a vis the changing administrations and charters. The present day Department of Education was continue reading : OUR MANDATE


To protect and promote the right of every Filipino to quality, equitable, culture-based, and complete basic education where: Students learn in a child-friendly, gender-sensitive, safe, and motivating environment.Teachers facilitate learning and constantly nurture every learner.Administrators and staff, as stewards of the institution, ensure an enabling and supportive environment for effective learning to happen.Family, community, and other stakeholders are continue reading : THE DEPED MISSION


We dream of Filipinoswho passionately love their countryand whose values and competenciesenable them to realize their full potentialand contribute meaningfully to building the nation. As a learner-centered public institution,the Department of Educationcontinuously improves itselfto better serve its stakeholders.