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NEW school year is about to unfold! With the goal of producing globally competitive education, the Department of Education (DepED) has recently rolled out its collaborative, planned educational reform - the K + 12 Program. of Education (DepED) has recently rolled out its collaborative, planned educational reform - the K + 12 Program. As presented, time-tested strategies of experts in the field were integrated, mission-driven initiatives of As presented, time-tested strategies of experts in the field were integrated, mission-driven initiatives of administrators were considered and spiral approach planning by curriculum makers was manifested. The Pinoy's administrators were considered and spiral approach planning by curriculum makers was manifested. The Pinoy's program on producing quality education impacted a stronger force in the reform. As a whole, this reform in program on producing quality education impacted a stronger force in the reform. As a whole, this reform in education serves as gift for the 21st century Filipinos to materialize the 21st century skills through the effort of the education serves as gift for the 21st century Filipinos to materialize the 21st century skills through the effort of the 21st century educators. 21st century educators.

After the processes of integration, collaboration and orientation, a challenging question permeates: So what now? After the processes of integration, collaboration and orientation, a challenging question permeates: So what now? Teachers' critical role in bringing life to the reform was highlighted as the program rolled out. Its curriculum Teachers' critical role in bringing life to the reform was highlighted as the program rolled out. Its curriculum demands to teach beyond academics, to collaborate for strength, and to research for developments. Targeting the demands to teach beyond academics, to collaborate for strength, and to research for developments. Targeting the basic education's goal for a holistic development of learners, teachers of the 21st century are greatly challenged basic education's goal for a holistic development of learners, teachers of the 21st century are greatly challenged to be innovative, creative and resourceful in order to enrich the curriculum. Viewed from a video clip presentation, to be innovative, creative and resourceful in order to enrich the curriculum. Viewed from a video clip presentation, the Department of Education Secretary admitted, "The program is not perfect in itself. More needs have to be the Department of Education Secretary admitted, "The program is not perfect in itself. More needs have to be worked on and more challenges needed to be resolved. " worked on and more challenges needed to be resolved. "

Furthermore, a session in the orientation facilitated by the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) Regional Furthermore, a session in the orientation facilitated by the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) Regional Director of DepEd emphasized the program's ultimate goal of equipping learners to be communicatively Director of DepEd emphasized the program's ultimate goal of equipping learners to be communicatively competent both in oral and written. The success boils down to the 5C's in the life of a teacher, namely: competent both in oral and written. The success boils down to the 5C's in the life of a teacher, namely: commitment, competence, creativity, compassion and character. Likewise, independent learning and cooperative commitment, competence, creativity, compassion and character. Likewise, independent learning and cooperative learning have been displayed as the major changes in the curriculum. The challenges imply giving more than learning have been displayed as the major changes in the curriculum. The challenges imply giving more than content, that is, learners must be properly motivated before presenting subject matter. Thus, teacher's proper content, that is, learners must be properly motivated before presenting...
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