Public school teachers, writers help develop K+12 materials-A A +A
Friday, August 24, 2012
TO CONTINUE the implementation of K to 12 and in preparation for Grades 8 and 2, two teacher-writers from Pines City National High School attended the National Orientation Seminar-Workshop on the Development of K to 12 Learner’s Materials and Teacher’s Guides last August 14-17 at Tagaytay City.
The seminar-workshop focused on the writeshop and critiquing of teaching guides and learner’s materials, with the discussion of related topics such as the following: overview of the K to 12 basic education curriculum with its standards and competencies; social content guidelines; intellectual property law and security copyright permission; design requirements including maximizing use of visuals and illustrations; integrating ICT in the instructional design; guidelines and tips on writing modules; editorial requirements and the like.
Judith Javier, for the Health component of MAPEH, and Armi Victoria Fiangaan for English represented PCNHS.
The activity will also cover a series of writeshops, schedule for validation, revision and finalization of teacher’s guides and learning modules to be submitted in time for the next school year. (Armi Victoria A. Fiangaan)
Published in the Sun.Star Baguio newspaper on August 24, 2012.