OUTGOING Schooling chief Leonor Briones was conferred by President Rodrigo Duterte with a Presidential Award for her efforts and help amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Division of Schooling (DepEd) crafted and applied the Fundamental Schooling Studying Continuity Plan that ensured the continuity of training via distance studying modalities corresponding to modular studying, on-line studying, radio- and television-based instruction and blended studying (a mixture of two or extra modalities).
The training division has additionally strengthened the training supply within the nation by nearly upskilling and reskilling academics on the completely different studying modalities.
Briones, together with the Government and Administration Committee members of the DepEd, supplied logistical and technical help to the sector places of work and colleges. Their work included the distribution of academic devices and studying supplies to the learners to assist them in distance studying.
The Schooling chief expressed gratitude to President Duterte for the popularity and mentioned that her service to the Inter-Company Activity Pressure (IATF) was a part of her vow to at all times serve the Filipino folks, particularly in responding to the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic .
“This award additionally represents the collaborative packages and initiatives put collectively by our hardworking discipline officers and companions, who’ve at all times championed the welfare of the Filipino youth and kids,” she mentioned.
“The division has been true to its mandate in offering inclusive, liberating, accessible and high quality fundamental training. That’s the reason we formulated insurance policies amid the pandemic that can prioritize the well being and security of the learners and academics on this setup,” Briones added.
Malacañang additionally acknowledged the providers of Well being Secretary Francisco Duque third, IATF-Rising Infectious Ailments chief implementer Secretary Carlito Galves Jr., Presidential Communications Workplace and spokesman Martin Andanar, former Cupboard secretary Karlo Alexei Nograles and different officers.