Tag Archives: 21st century skills

Assessment of Transversal Competencies in the Asia-Pacific

An orientation meeting was held last week for the regional study on ‘Assessment of Transversal Competencies in the Asia Pacific’. The study has been convened by UNESCO Bangkok’s Network on Education Quality Monitoring in the Asia-Pacific (NEQMAP) and involves nine countries of the Asia Pacific, including the Philippines. The study will explore different approaches or practices that countries and jurisdictions

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ACTRC Research Forum

Around 400 students, teachers, education specialists, researchers, and other stakeholders attended a Research Forum organized by the Assessment, Curriculum and Technology Research Centre on July 18, 2015. It was held at the NISMED Auditorium, University of the Philippines Diliman. The event disseminated research findings from studies conducted by the Assessment, Curriculum and Technology Research Centre in the field of education.

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The Philippines approach to assessment of 21st century skills

Representatives from the Philippines Department of Education, the National Educational Testing and Research Centre (NETRC), and the Assessment Curriculum and Technology Research Centre jointly presented a symposium at the Singapore National Institute of Education, Redesigning Pedagogy conference. The symposium, chaired by Dr Esther Care, focused on how the Philippines is approaching the assessment of 21st century skills within their national

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21st Century Skills in the Philippines

ACTRC has commenced work focusing on 21st century skills in the Philippines. The Centre will be working in partnership with the Philippine Department of Education through its National Educational Testing and Research Center (NETRC) to investigate the place of these skills and their implementation in the Philippines’ curriculum. To read more about this work please see the new project page.

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