We dream of Filipinos
who passionately love their country
and whose values and competencies
enable them to realize their full potential
and contribute meaningfully to building the nation.
As a learner-centered public institution,
the Department of Education
continuously improves itself to better serve its stakeholders
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
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 actively engaged
and share responsibility for developing life-long learners.
Our Core Values
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
eventually mandated through Republic Act 9155, otherwise known as the
Governance of Basic Education act of 2001 which establishes the mandate of
this agency. The Department of Education (DepEd) formulates, implements,
and coordinates policies, plans, programs and projects in the areas of formal
and non-formal basic education. It supervises all elementary and secondary
education institutions, including alternative learning systems, both public and
private; and provides for the establishment and maintenance of a complete,
adequate, and integrated system of basic education relevant to the goals of
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