The Department of Education (DepEd), supported by the Philippine Business for Education (PBEd), Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has started to address the need to inform and engage the general public in its mission to provide Education for All in the Philippines
Greater Opportunities! Education is a program to bring the advocacy of education reform closer to every Filipino. The Department of Education and its various supporters has started to address the need to inform and engage the general public and its internal stakeholders in its mission to provide Education for All in the Philippines. It focuses on the three primary components towards improving access and quality of basic education: (1) Curriculum Enhancements through the K to 12 Basic Education Program, (2) Provision of Sufficient Resources to Eliminate Basic Education Input Gaps, and (3) Improvements to Quality of Teachers and Teaching.
To date, a mall exhibit series was launched in cooperation with SM Malls, and a social media campaign (educACTION) online. Other media such as RC and TVC are underway while PR has also been started. To further campaign for GO! Education, and ultimately gain more engagement from the public, it is crucial that we do so in a space that is closest to them.
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