Published November 15, 2019, 2:21 PM
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot
The Department of Education (DepEd) assured that the implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) program will continue despite gaps that needed to be addressed in the implementation of the K to 12 program.
Earlier, Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Chairman J. Prospero De Vera III divulged that more and more State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) have been seriously considering to slowly reduce the offering of SHS.
DepEd Undersecretary for Finance Service and Education Programs Delivery Unit Annalyn Sevilla told the Manila Bulletin that DepEd was already informed by CHED of this development. “We are aware of this because the K to 12 transition is over and they [SUCs] are welcoming freshmen