Implementing Guidelines on the Release, Utilization, Monitoring and Reporting of Program Support Funds (PSF) for Alternative Learning System (ALS) for Calendar Year 2021.
The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Implementing Guidelines on the Release, Utilization, Monitoring and Reporting of Program Support Funds (PSF) for Alternative Learning System (ALS) for Calendar Year 2021.
The guidelines aim to promote and support the program management activities and capacity building programs for ALS implementers, especially for the roll out of the ALS K to 12 Basic Education Curriculum. This is in line with the thrust of DepEd to strengthen and expand the ALS program, to pivot from access to quality consistent with Sulong Edukalidad and to comply with the prescribed minimum public health standards and various levels of community quarantine protocols during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
The PSF shall be downloaded to all DepEd Regional Offices (ROs), except the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARRM)l, and may be further downloaded to the Schools Division Offices (SDOs).
All DepEd Orders (DOs) and other related issuances, rules and regulations, and provisions, which are inconsistent with these guidelines are repealed, rescinded, or modified accordingly.
This DO shall take effect upon its approval. Certified true copies of this DepEd Order shall be filed with the University of the Philippines Office of the National Administrative Register (UP-ONAR) at the University of the Philippines (UP) Law Center, UP Diliman, Quezon City.
For more information, please contact the ALS Task Force, 5th Floor, Bonifacio Building, Department of Education Central Office, DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City through email at [email protected] or at telephone number (02) 8636-3603.
Read DepEd ORDER No. 027 , s. 2021 for more details.