Training Course in Organization, Administration and Supervision (OAS) in Special Education
This is a scholarship training for administrators and supervisors of regular and
special schools/centers/classes, which was offered at the Philippine Normal University, Taft, Manila. It is a non-degree course that runs for one semester with a ten - week practicum while the second and final
term is for one summer. It aims to equip administrators and supervisors with
a working knowledge on the objectives, philosophy and strategies for inclusion of children with special needs and to provide
administrators and supervisors with the knowledge and skills in the management and supervision of special education. There were fifteen (15) administrators and supervisors relates from the divisions
of San Carlos City , Nueva Vizcaya, Quezon, Bacolod City, Mandaue city, Tacloban
City, Osamiz City, Davao City, Sairgao City and Caloocan City. Ten scholars were funded by the BEE while 5 scholars coming
from the SRA provinces such as Capiz, Eastern Samar, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Sur and CAR were funded by TEEP. The program will commence in the 2nd semester of 2005.
Training of School Administrators on Inclusive Education
This project aims to train school administrators on inclusive education preferably
those with organized classes and integrated programs in Special Education.. Some
480 school administrators from the 16 regions were recipients of this training. This
program which was managed by the trainers from each region was funded by Christoffel
Blindenmission International, ( CBMI)
Provision of Technical Assistance on Inclusive Education for Children with Special Needs
Sixty-five (65) teachers and administrators were trained on Inclusive Education in the Division of Ifugao.
The training though not part of the Division Plan, was conducted per request of the division concerned.
Provision of Technical Assistance on Inclusive Education for Children in Need of Special Protection
in Public Elementary Schools
This program provides training or teachers and administrators on inclusive education in the divisions/districts which
do not provide or have limited educational programs and services or children with special needs. There were sixty five (65)
teachers and administrators were trained in the Division of Ifugao
Summer Training Program for Teachers of the Visually Impaired
The summer training programs for teachers of the visually impaired were conducted at the following
venues: Luzon; 61 teachers attended the training at the Philippine Normal University,
Taft Ave. Manila on April 12-May 7, 2004, Visayas; eighteen (18) teachers attended
the training at the Cebu Normal University on April 12-May 7, 2004 and for Mindanao; fifteen (15) teachers attended the training
at the University of Southeastern Philippines on April 12- May 7, 2004.
Summer Training Program for Teachers of Children with Mental
There were three venues for this training namely: Luzon; forty three (43) teachers
attended the training at Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat House, Baguio City on April 26-30, 2004, Visayas; forty three (43)
teachers attended the training at the ECOTECH, Cebu City on May 17-21, 2004 and for Mindanao twenty nine (29) teachers attended
the training at RELC , Davao City on April 12-16, 2004.