Monthly Archives: November 2017

Professional development workshops held to support teachers to implement formative assessment in their classrooms

Louie Cagasan and Pam Robertson have been working with the Philippines Department of Education (DepEd) to develop professional development modules to support teachers to improve their use of formative assessment in the classroom. This work builds on the evidence base from previous studies which showed that classroom assessment in the Philippines is transforming to include greater recognition of student progress

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ACTRC holds its fourth Advisory Board meeting

ACTRC’s fourth Advisory Board meeting was held on 13 October 2017. Members of the ACTRC Advisory Board include representatives from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Australian Government, the Basic Education Sector Transformation, the Philippines Department of Education, the University of the Philippines, the University of Melbourne and stakeholder organisations SEAMEO, UNICEF and the Research Center for Teacher

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