Oplan Balik Eskwela - updates

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How DepEd, gov't agencies are preparing for school opening

May 31, 2018 - 1:00 PM

As part of the Department of Education’s Oplan Balik Eskwela, various government agencies and private partners detailed plans and preparation for the opening of school year 2018-2019

PARTNERS. The Department of Education along with partner government agencies and private companies detail plans for Oplan Balik Eskwela 2018. Photo by Sofia Tomacruz/Rappler

1.3% of schools still 'needing support' for coming school year – DepEd

May 21, 2018 - 2:51 PM

At the launch of Department of Education's Oplan Balik Eskwela 2018, Undersecretary Jesus Mateo says among the problems schools face include the availability of classrooms – especially in highly populated areas of Metro Manila

READY. Department of Education Undersecretary Jesus Mateo (leftmost) says about 86% of schools are ready for the coming school year. Photo by Sofia Tomacruz/Rappler

WATCH: How to report school opening concerns

Jun 04, 2017 - 8:10 AM

School opening complaints from parents and students may be sent directly to the Department of Education DepEd Central Office or to its local counterparts

Rappler Talk: 'Oplan Balik Eskwela' sa panahon ng martial law sa Mindanao

Jun 03, 2017 - 11:28 AM

MovePH editor Voltaire Tupaz talks to Education Secretary Leonor Briones on the impact of the Marawi crisis on schools in Mindanao

MMDA to deploy 800 personnel for June 1 school opening

May 29, 2015 - 11:19 AM

Traffic enforcers laborers and street sweepers will be deployed on June 1 to direct traffic and clear sidewalks in preparation for the opening of classes

Elementary students get handed their papers in an overloaded classroom during the first day of school at the President Corazon Aquino Elementary School in Quezon city, east suburban Manila, Philippines, 02 June 2014. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

DepEd approves higher fees in 1,246 private schools

May 25, 2015 - 3:17 PM

Calabarzon has the most number of schools that will increase their fees while DepEd approved all applications in 7 regions

Police target bullying, drug trafficking as school starts

May 30, 2014 - 3:39 PM

Nationwide 18 850 PNP personnel will be deployed for the opening of classes

DepEd relaunches Oplan Balik Eskwela

May 26, 2013 - 12:01 PM

The task force will handle complaints and serve as a routing mechanism to students parents and teachers from May 27 to June 7