2 weeks DepEd addresses challenges in education as it honors Marawi Siege anniversary MB
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot As the nation commemorates the third anniversary of the Marawi Siege, Education Secretary Leonor Briones on Saturday (May 23) expressed her confidence that the agency will continue to address emerging challenges in the basic education sector with the help of various sectors. Education Secretary Leonor Briones(DepEd / MANILA BULLETIN) In her “Message of Hope,” Briones recalled that two weeks before the opening of classes on May 23, 2017, “bullets and extremism tore down the beautiful City of Marawi,” forcing DepEd to shut down its schools there. The armed conflict, she said, did not deter DepEd from its ... more