Contributions to the field
ACTRC is represented on a number of expert committees and working groups associated with the K-12 Basic Education reforms.
21st Century Skills Assessment Framework
ACTRC has worked with the Bureau of Education Assessment, Department of Education, Philippines on a 21st Century Skills Assessment Framework and associated tools. Over a series of workshops, the Group has populated the overall framework, and identified outlines for development of approaches to the assessment of 21st century skills, leading to the “holistically developed Filipino”.
Large Scale Assessment
ACTRC is again working with the Bureau of Education Assessment, Department of Education, Philippines, to provide support for large scale assessment programs for the Philippines. The large scale assessments include the Programme of International Student Assessment (PISA), Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and the Southeast Asia Primary Learning Metrics (SEA-PLM) assessment program.