3.08.2015

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Schools heads to attend regional TVET Summit in Butuan

By Sally Tolentino Haimalin

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 7 (PIA) – The Department of Education (DepEd) Caraga region through its assistant regional director and officer-in-charge Dr. Rebecca V. Delapuz enjoins Schools Division Superintendents (SDS), assistant SDS, regional/division Science High School Coordinators, Division Planning Officers and Regional/Division Tech Voc Coordinators to attend the annual Regional TVET Administrators’ Summit  on March 13 here.

The event carries the theme, “Positioning in the ASEAN Economic Community.”

According to Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Caraga regional director Dr. Florencio F. Sunico, Jr., the summit is designed to provide appropriate policy direction and information on the programs and projects of TVET, the current education framework of the country as well as the employment generation. It will also promote an atmosphere conducive for discussion and dynamic exchange of issues and concerns related to TVET program delivery, Dr. Sunico added.


The summit, spearheaded by TESDA, is expected to gather some 100 participants to include selected K to 12 pilot implementers of the region, said Dr. Sunico. (DepEd Butuan City Division/PIA-Agusan del Norte)