Breaking Philippines News! DepEd announces that the classes for next school year has been set on August 24,2020
DepEd announces that the classes for next school year has been set on August 24,2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic. Department of education (DepEd )announced Tuesday.
So, the academic year 2020-2021 will start in August.
Education secretary leonor Briones said that the school opening date was selected based on consultations. So, it’s not necessarily mean that the student have to physically report to school, briones stated that classes may be done virtually in some areas. Some schools will open and some schools will just do online learning due to the Pandemic. For those schools who are chosen to be opened, students needs to follow the “social distancing” that’s why some schools will have limitation on accepting students.
It also stated that the teachers will be reported to work “whether physically or virtually “between June 1 and 30 due to enrolments.
“Physically or virtually, students needs learning”