DepEd: There will be a 5k cash allowance for teachers for School Year (SY) 2021-2022.

5k cash allowance for teachers

Usec . Analyn Sevilla confirmed that there will be a 5k cash allowance for teachers for School Year (SY) 2021-2022.

Sevilla said it is also approved in the General Appropriations Act (GAA) 2021.

This is DepEd response after Senator Sherwin Gatchalian said that financial support for teachers may not enough to sustain distance learning implementation.

DepEd explained that the P5,000 cash allowance will be inclusive of teaching aids and supplies, annual medical examination and internet cost.

The P5,000 cash allowance will be given on “annual or school year basis”, Sevilla said.

Sevilla explained that the P5,000 cash allowance will cover the following for teachers or those with teaching load: the annual medical and physical examination expense; the internet and other communication expenses; and the purchase of teaching supplies and materials, both “tangible or intangible”..

The P5,000 cash allowance will be “directly given to teachers”, Sevilla explained.

Sevilla also said that there is World Teachers’ Day incentive of P1,000 per teacher given not earlier than Oct. 5 of every year.

7 thoughts on “DepEd: There will be a 5k cash allowance for teachers for School Year (SY) 2021-2022.”

  1. How about those teachers who are not still permanent but have teaching loads and covered by LGU. Could they avail that 5k cash?

  2. Mimi Alfaro

    Wala pa pong pandemic, meron ng CA na 5k ang mga teachers, bnibigay every November. Un na po ba un or iba pa to?

  3. Cristina C. Delis Ama

    How about the head teachers and the principals who dont have teaching loads?

  4. Presville R. Legaspi

    Kasali po ba ang private school teachers sa High School?

  5. sally siglos

    nagpapatawa nman c Analyn Sevilla, dati na yan noon pa natatanggap ng mga teachers, di yan aid sa panahon ng pandemic, 5k covers teaching aid, internet allowance & medical examination? saan pupulutin ang 5k mo Sevilla???? sabagay magpipila lng nman ng halos half day ang mga teachers sa public hospitals para ma-CBC at ma-BP tpos na, yan ang ipinagmamalaking annual medical & physical examination of teachers daw ng deped. At 1k every para sa teachers day, ang laki-laki naman po.

    1. sally siglos

      ang internet bill ko nga 2,500 monthly para makapag online lng sa mga estudyante, magkano nlng natira sa 5k para sa teaching aid at medical check up?

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