DepEd SDO Capiz rewards parents’ efforts in home-based learning

DepEd SDO Capiz rewards parents’ efforts in home-based learning

Edusentro | DepEd SDO Capiz rewards parents’ efforts in home-based learning | March 5, 2021 – Dedicated to promote distance learning support to its learners, the  Department of Education-Schools Division of Capiz recognized parents who made the best  at-home learning space for their children. 

Introduced as the Division Search for 2020 Best At-Home Learning Space on the  Implementation of DepEd’s Distance Learning Modalities under the New Education  Landscape, SDO Capiz initiated the recognition to motivate parents in their role as partner  learning facilitators of teachers in the new normal.  

“This is a very simple yet unique response to the call of the time. DepEd Capiz has really made  difference in these trying times. I thank the men and women of DepEd Capiz for they have  journeyed with me for the realization of our mantra of making every child in Region VI a  champion,” Regional Director Dr. Ramir B. Uytico said.  

Out of the 38 entries, SDO Capiz, led by Schools Division Superintendent Salvador Ochavo  Jr., selected the top three winners in each level (secondary, integrated, elementary) with the  most creative, economical, and functional learning spaces at home. At-home learning space  factors such as area, ventilation, lighting, facilities, and support of family were considered  during the selection process.  

Parents of learners from Patrocinio Artuz National High School (Secondary), Laureano R. Frial  Integrated School (Integrated), and Margarita Soriano Elementary School (Elementary) were  hailed champions. 

Aside from the actual recognition, the Division also conducted virtual technical assistance,  stakeholders’ orientation, and provision of learning packages during the span of the project. 

According to RD Uytico, the project led to more active parent engagement for the Division  while the families enjoyed closer ties and experienced academic ease and flexibility.  

Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones lauded the effort during the recent Management  Committee Meeting and even urged other regional directors to implement it in their respective  areas.  

“Congratulations Region VI for this meaningful initiative to engage our beloved parents. I want  this replicated in other regions,” Secretary Briones said.

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To sustain its implementation, DepEd Region VI will conduct monitoring and evaluation of its  implementation, stakeholders’ engagement and support, and sharing of best practices. 



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