first_imgMANILA – Schools in Western Visayas thatsuspended their classes and activities due to the coronavirus disease 2019pandemic can decide to hold graduation rites and moving-up ceremonies, theDepartment of Education (DepEd) said. In response to the month-longsuspension, DepEd transitioned to electronic learning with an online platformcalled “DEpEd Commons” in order to help students continue their lessons./PN Education undersecretary Annalyn Sevilla. FILE PHOTO She said: “Puwede po nila itong i-reschedule, puwede din po na ‘di na nilaituloy pero ito po ay kailanganikonsulta sa mga magulang.”center_img DepEd undersecretary Annalyn Sevillasaid during the Laging Handa media briefing yesterday that they are leaving itup to the schools to decide on the ceremonies but reminded them to consult thestudents’ parents on the matter. Several schools in this region decidedto suspend their classes as the people were urged to stay at home in a bid tocurb the spread of COVID-19.last_img read more