Why do you need to have a DepEd email?

In 2012, the Department of Education rolled out its DepEd email system. This allows workers, including teachers, in the Department to create a professional email account in this format [firstname.lastname@deped.gov.ph]. For example, my DepEd mail is roxanne.fuentes@deped.gov.ph. This is very nice, especially when communicating online because you will directly be identified as a DepEd employee….