department of education and cultureThe use of test scores in generating key choices about admissions to teacher preparation applications, eligibility for certification, and eventual retention in teaching positions is the focus of fantastic debate and controversy in the media, in the courts, in state education agencies, and in congress and the federal Department of Education. To counteract some of these problems, several opportunities were identified which need to not be ignored. These incorporate the following: a) a lot more programs to capacitate teachers on DRRE and CCE as effectively as on the utilization of instructional components b) pro-active teachers in engaging in numerous co and extracurricular activities c) awareness of education leaders and stakeholders of their roles and delineations before, for the duration of and following disaster.
The Department of Education is presently in a strategic position to infuse Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Education (CCE) in the school curriculum. With this in mind, baseline research on the procedure of DRR curriculum improvement and policies are critical in the success of the plan due to the fact they will give guideposts in conducting subsequent-methods, whether in policy path setting, curriculum improvement, preparation of lesson exemplars, lesson arranging, instructional materials development and other activities. In order to do this, there is a want to assess how DRR implementation amongst pilot schools fared particularly its locations of achievement and failures.
A study conducted in 2009 and published in 2010 by the Accion Contre La Faim (ACF) and Save the Children (SC) in Camarines Sur and Catanduanes entitled Comprehensive Household Vulnerability and Danger Evaluation acknowledged that education plays a essential role in the enhanced susceptibility of households to crisis. Their level of education and abilities offers them opportunity for alternative sources of revenue to cope with disasters. As such, they discovered …Read More