This program was developed by Mindanao eLearning Space, a consortium of the Department of Education (DepEd), the Philippines-Australia Basic Education Assistance for Mindanao (BEAM) projectand the University of Southeastern Philippines. Mindanao eLearning Space was established on September 24, 2003 and is located at the University of Southeastern Philippines, Obrero Campus in Davao City, Mindanao. The island of Mindanao lies to the south of the Philippine archipelago and is also home to the world’s largest eagle which features prominently on our logo.
The Department of Education’s mission is to provide quality basic education that is equitably accessible to all and lays the foundation for lifelong learning and service for the common good. Testimony to the Department’s commitment to quality is this investment in eLearning designed to support the lifelong learning of DepEd staff at low cost and enhance their capacity to deliver quality education to all Filipino children.
The Basic Education Assistance for Mindanao (BEAM) project is a 6 year DepEd project jointly funded by the Government of the Philippines (GoP) and the Government of Australia (GoA) through its international development assistance agency, AusAID. The goal of the project is to improve the quality of, and access to, basic education in Mindanao and thereby contribute to the attainment of peaceand development in the Southern Philippines.