No notes for slide• • [Adequate Resources] There is little debate that education is important and it is a worthwhile area of public investment and spending. But not all administrations have followed through on their own rhetoric. The Aquino administration along with its partners in Congress have given the kind of attention and prioritization basic education so richly deserves. From a budget of PhP164Bn in 2009, this has increased significantly to PhP293Bn this year. DepEd’s budget has consistently grown at least in-step with the growth of the national budget. • [Adequate Resources] DepEd has made significant progress in wiping out all of its input gaps. From 2010 to this year, more than 39 thousand classrooms were built, more than 102 thousand new teachers items were allocated, and millions of textbooks and seats were procured and delivered to our schools.
Incorporated in this Senior High School SHS Teaching Guides is a framework that will guide them in creating lessons and assessment tools, support them in facilitating activities and questions, and assist them towards deeper content areas and competencies.