A.3. In December 2011, DepEd embarked on the review and revision of its Rationalization Plan (RP) based on RA 9155 and long-term reforms needed in the education sector to respond to fast-changing demands of the local and global environment.
A.4 On November 15, 2013, the DepEd Rationalization Plan (RP) was approved by the Department of Budget and Management (DBM). The approval included the rationalized structure and staffing pattern of offices at the central, regional, and schools division levels.
(Sgd.) BR. ARMIN A. LUISTRO FSC