DBM Approves 75,242 new teaching positions

The Department of Budget and Management has approved the creation of 75,242 new teaching positions. This is in line with the request made by the DepEd Philippines in order to address the inadequate number of teaching personnel in public schools nationwide.

The 75,242 new teaching positions are summarized as follows:

ARMM - 2,460
CAR - 811
NCR - 5,085
Region 1 - 3,026
Region 2 - 2,163
Region 3 - 8,019
Region 4A - 11,186
Region 4B - 3,323
Region 5 - 5,916
Region 6 - 5,089
Region 7 - 6,317
Region 8 - 4,124
Region 9 - 3,388
Region 10 - 3,767
Region 11 - 4,344
Region 12 - 3,826
CARAGA - 2,398

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