1. As the School Year 2020-2021 opens and implements the Learning Continuity Plan (LCP) it prepared, the Division recognizes the potential challenges, possible interventions, and rise of other actions that teachers and the school may implement along its process. In giving emphasis on the importance of research as an academic means in formulating potent plans and to efficiently document these opportunities, the City Schools Division of Dasmariñas releases the Research Agenda for SY 2020-2021 aligned to the implementation of LCP and DepEd Order No. 43 s. 2015 titled The Revised Guidelines for Basic Education Research Fund (BERF).

2. The following are the objectives of the Division Research Agenda for SY 2020-2021:
a. provide thematic roadmap for research studies to be conducted for this school year;
b. assess the effectiveness of different areas of LCP and other division initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic; and
c. create a research journal that will serve as repository of best practices and interventions for future use to support education delivery in time of drastic and natural calamities.

3. As a strict adherence to Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) measures against COVID-1 9, all activities will be done on online platforms including the submission of research proposals, meetings, colloquium, and the presentation.

4. In line with the implementation of LCP, the following are the Division’s Research Agenda for SY 2020-2021: …

0858 – Division Memorandum No. 143, s. 2020