PIA Press Release
Thursday, January 12, 2012
DepEd Maasin to join first regional education summitby ES Gorne
MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, Jan 12 (PIA) -- The Maasin City Schools Division will send delegates to participate in the education summit initiated by the Department of Education (DepEd) Region VIII together with nine other schools division in the region.
The first regional education summit will serve as a platform for the regional education agency to present to the local stakeholders on the state of the education in the region, Assistant Schools Division superintendent (ASDS) Genis Murallos, who is also the officer in charge of the Maasin City Schools Division informed PIA Southern Leyte.
The summit, which will be conducted at RELC – NEAP Region VIII, is anchored on the theme: “Strengthening Quality Basic Education via K to 12” is also aimed to advocate the proposed K to 12 implementation plan and generate commitment to the program, it was further learned.
The lean delegation from Maasin City Division is composed of a representation of the following: PTA President, Teachers Organization President, Principal’s Organization President, Student Organization President, SDS, ASDS, Local Government Unit representative, Private School Principal (Elementary/ Secondary) and Tri-media which will be represented by Philippine Information Agency (PIA). ### (PIA SoLeyte/esg)