The Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 10533 (Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013) was signed today, September 4, 2013 by Secretary Licuanan, Secretary Luistro, and Secretary Villanueva.

DepEd, CHED, TESDA signs finalized implementing rules and regulations of the K-12 basic education program

Pursuant to Section 16 of Republic Act No. 10533, entitled “An Act Enhancing the Philippine Basic Education System by Strengthening Its Curriculum and Increasing the Number of Years for Basic Education, Appropriating Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes,” otherwise known as the “Enhanced Basic Education Act of 2013,” approved on May 15, 2013, and which took effect on June 8, 2013, the Department of Education (DepEd), the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), hereby issue the following rules and regulations to implement the provisions of the Act.

The full text can be found here: http://www.gov.ph/2013/09/04/irr-republic-act-no-10533/ 

For more information on the K to 12 Basic Education Program, visit http://gov.ph/k-12 
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