K-12 education in the philippines 17,912 likes 9 talking about this k-12 education in the philippines (2 more years in high school education which jump to sections of this page will the k-12 education system solve the education dilemma in the philippines interview with the department of education undersecretary for finance and. The department of education (deped), when it pushed for the adoption of the k-12 program, sees improved academic competencies and labor opportunities for the filipino graduates1 this article discusses k-12 program in the context of prevailing discussions on philippine development. K+12 education in the philippines what is k+12 k+12 means kindergarten and the 12 years of elementary and secondary educationkindergarten refers to the 5-year old cohort that takes a standardized kinder curriculum elementary education refers to primary schooling that involves six or seven years of education secondary education refers to high school. “k” stands for kindergarten and “12” refers to the succeeding 12 years of basic education (6 years of elementary education, 4 years of junior high school, and 2 years of senior high school) at present, the philippines is the last country in asia and one of only three countries in the world with a 10-year pre-university program. K to 12 in southeast asia: regional comparison of the structure, content, organization and adequacy of basic education proposed k-12 basic education system in the philippines leadership outline.
The k to 12 philippine basic education curriculum framework january 30, 2014 3 features of the k to 12 curriculum department of education learner-centered, inclusive and research-based inclusive, culture-responsive and culture-sensitive, integrative and contextualized, relevant and responsive. Starting in the 2012-2013 school year, the education system of the philippines was enhanced from the ten years of basic education to a 12-year program through an initiative called the k-12 education plan sponsored by the department of education. Education in the philippines k-12 is a program that covers kindergarten and 12 years of basic education to provide sufficient time for mastery of concepts and skills, develop lifelong learners, and prepare graduates for tertiary education, middle-level skills development, employment, and entrepreneurship.
Before k-12, the government said that the philippines was the last country in asia and one of only three countries worldwide with a 10-year pre-university cycle. Discussion paper as of 05 october 2010 3 the enhanced k+12 basic education program rationale 1 enhancing the quality of basic education in the philippines is urgent and critical thus, we have to come up with a proposal to enhance our basic. Through the advancement of education system in the philippines and the application of k-12 system in public and private schools, the systems of grading and recording must be restructured together with the development of the country’s system. Strengthening early childhood education (universal kindergarten) every filipino child now has access to early childhood education through universal kindergarten. The educational curriculum in the philippines is low compared to other countries other countries are able to learn more advanced subjects and they are able to learn them properly the reason why other countries are ahead of us in the educational aspect is because of the k12.
The expression k-12 is a shortening of kindergarten (k) for 4- to 6-year-olds through twelfth grade (12) for 17- to 19-year-olds, as the first and last grades, respectively, of free education in these countries. K+12 system basically include the universal kindergarten 6 years of elementary, 4 years of junior high school with an additional 2 years for senior high school, the program also aims to uplift the quality of education in the philippines in order for graduates to be easily employed. K-12 curriculum how deped prepares for the k to 12 program [infographic] in 2011, the department of education (deped) administered a shift to a fresh learning scheme — the k to 12 basic education program.
Assessment in the k to 12 curriculum marilyn ubiña-balagtas, phd director, research center for teacher quality philippine normal university. Particularly for households, it is important to determine whether k to 12 is a viable and critical program that needs to be pursued the state of philippine education. As such, the k-12 reforms are an essential step to improve the global competitiveness of the philippines and bring the country up to international standards implementation of the new system is progressing on schedule and the first student cohort will graduate from the new 12-year system in 2018.
Having been the only country in south-east asia providing just 10 years of basic education to its population, the philippines is working to join its neighbours and implement a k-12 system in 2016. The philippines is the only remaining country in asia that is still implementing a 10-year basic education, according to the deped the department hopes to fully implement a 12-year basic education (k12) program in the country this year. K to 12 challenges of philippine higher education institutions jhona s camba, de la salle university, philippines, [email protected] the philippine country welcomes challenges to become a significant part of the global community, and. The k to 12 program covers kindergarten and 12 years of basic education (six years of primary education, four years of junior high school, and two years of senior high school [shs]) to provide sufficient time for mastery of concepts and skills, develop lifelong learners, and prepare graduates for tertiary education, middle-level skills develop ment, employment, and entrepreneurship.
A public service announcement brought to you by: maria drake brockman fatima fernandez-cuervo camila letaba camille lucero patricia vicente 2a1- advertising and public relations for ms exzie. The implementation of the k- 12 education plan in the philippine basic education curriculum is the key to our nation’s development though the government will face many problems in the long run of the implementation of the program, there really is a need to implement it because the enhancement of the quality of our education is very urgent. Schooling is undergoing a radical overhaul and students will spend 12 years instead of 10 in basic education rosalie arcala hall explores what this will mean for university staff. However, as the philippines aligns its once-truncated k-12 education system with global education standards, the region will begin to produce more qualified tertiary level students, moving into position as a key region to watch.