DepEd-X to host World/National Teachers’ Day celebration

The participants listen to a discussion-presentation of last year’s celebration of World/National Teachers’ Day (WTD/NTD) during a meeting at the Regional Office (RO) earlier today with the technical working group from DepEd Central Office (CO).

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, July 4, 2019─The Department of Education (DepEd) Region X will host this year’s celebration of the World/National Teachers’ Day (WTD/NTD) come October 5.        

As the world celebrates the heroism of teachers, Cagayan de Oro City has been identified as the venue of this grand event, which is a partnership of DepEd and its stakeholders and will be participated in by around 7,000 teachers and school officials nationwide.

Part of the initial preparations was a meeting earlier today with the technical working group from DepEd Central Office (CO) spearheaded by Romeo B. Parayno, head, Special Events Unit, together with Joel M. Faustino, Administrative Officer I, and Annaliza A. Awa, Technical Assistant I. 

To be invited as guest of honors are His Excellency President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the Honorable Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, DepEd Central Office (CO) officials, Local Government Unit (LGU) officials, and stakeholders, among others. Also gracing the event will be show business personalities.

          Facilitated by Regional Director Arturo B. Bayocot, CESO V, the meeting was also participated in by Assistant Regional Director Atty. Shirley O. Chatto, chiefs and supervisors of the Regional Office (RO) functional divisions, and the chiefs of the Curriculum Implementation Division (CID) and the School Governance and Operations Division (SGOD) from the Divisions of Cagayan de Oro City and Misamis Oriental. 

          The different committees and other requirements will have been identified and presented in the next meeting set at the RO on August 14.│ Abrera Jr., R.G.