The PEAC is one with the Department of Education (DepEd) in strengthening the country’s basic education system as DepEd adopts the Public and Private Basic Education Complementarity Framework with its issuance of DO 6, s. 2024.

“The framework shall be a dynamic document which will serve as a guide to DepEd in all levels of governance, including the field offices and private education institutions, subject to continuing review to strengthen complementarity between public and private educational institutions.” To download the document, go to