MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has postponed the conduct of the September 2021 Licensure Exam for Teachers (LET) in testing centers located in National Capital Region/ Metro Manila, Butuan, Lucena and Romblon.
The PRC’s postponement of LET is pursuant to the IATF’s protocols as well as decisions of the Local Government Units (LGUs). To quote,
As recommended by the Department of Health and in accordance with the Inter-Agency Task Force of Emerging Infectious Disease (IATF-EID) rules and protocols on COVID-19, and pursuant to the directives of the concerned Local Government Units, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) informs the public that the September 2021 Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers (LEPT) in the following testing locations is POSTPONED:
National Capital Region (NCR)
Request for transfer of examination testing center shall no longer be entertained but affected examinees will be allowed to take their LEPT on the succeeding examination schedule.
The new/re-scheduled date of September 2021 LET in NCR, Butuan, Lucena and Romblon is yet to be announced.
The September 2021 BLEPT/ teachers licensure exams are originally scheduled on March 2020 but later re-scheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is now moved and subdivided into four batches in 2021-2022 due to large volume of examinees. It will now be held on September 2021, January 2022, March 2022 and June 2022.
The exams will be conducted at PRC testing centers located at the National Capital Region, Bacolod, Baguio, Bohol, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Catanduanes, Catarman, Cauayan, Cebu, Davao, Dumaguete, Iloilo, Jolo, Koronadal, Laoag, Legaspi, Marinduque, Masbate, Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Pagadian, Palawan, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tawi-tawi, Tuguegarao, Zamboanga and Kidapawan.
2021 Teachers Licensure Exam Schedule
Shown below is the schedule for 2021 LET/ Teachers board exams for the previously postponed LET due to the pandemic.
|1st Batch||September 26, 2021|
|2nd Batch||January 30, 2022|
|3rd Batch||March 27, 2022|
|4th Batch||June 26, 2022|
Source: PRC (This table will be immediately updated should there be further changes on board exams postponement/cancellations.)
PRC has released the schedule of board exams for the year 2021 on November 2020 through Resolution No. 1283 Series of 2020. These includes the opening of online processing, deadline of filing, target release of results, among other important announcements.
For those who want to clarify something, PRC advised to email them through the Licensure Exam Division at below contacts:
To receive fast and reliable news and announcements regarding the Licensure Exam for Teachers for 2021 including the updated dates of online processing, we advise our readers to visit PRC official website.