Monthly Archives: September 2015

Delegates from the Government of Nepal and USAID Early Grade Reading Program visit ACTRC

A delegation from the Government of Nepal’s Early Grade Reading Program visited the Assessment, Curriculum and Technology Research Centre on 29 September 2015. The delegation was composed of a number of delegates from the Nepal Ministry of Education and USAID Nepal. They were particularly interested to hear about the research activities of the Centre in tracking mother tongue based-multilingual education

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ACTRC at the National Convention on Educational Measurement and Evaluation 2015

The National Convention on Educational Measurement and Evaluation (NCEME) 2015, hosted by the Philippine Educational Measurement and Evaluation Association in partnership with SEAMEO INNOTECH, was held on 25-26 September 2015 at the Manila Grand Opera Hotel, Doroteo Jose, Sta. Cruz, Manila. The theme of the conference was 21st Century Student Assessment Across Levels and Disciplines. The work of ACTRC was

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BRAC Philippines and DepEd-ARMM National Research Forum: Catching Up on Education via the Alternative Delivery Model

ACTRC’s Dr Esther Care and Dr Eufracio Abaya presented on the Longitudinal Study of Learning Achievement of Students in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (LearnARMM) at the BRAC Philippines and DepEd-ARMM National Research Forum: Catching Up on Education via the Alternative Delivery Model held on September 1, 2015. The forum focussed on sharing the findings of a number of

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Congratulations to Dr John Pegg on receiving honorary doctorate

ACTRC would like to congratulate Dr John Pegg on receiving the degree of Doctor of Education (honoris causa) from the Philippine Normal University. Dr Pegg is the Australian-based Director of the Research Centre for Teacher Quality (RCTQ) at the Philippine Normal University and is a renowned international expert on theory-based cognition research. RCTQ is ACTRC’s sister centre and conducts high-impact

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