Research, Training & Development
Under the Research, Training and Development Program of CBE, pre-service and in-service teachers are trained to enhance their personal and professional competencies and align them with the 21st Century Skills in all subject areas. Content Development is also undertaken in this program to create an improved and more responsive and globally-acceptable education curricula. CBE also engages in research activities to study effectiveness and efficiency of school systems and how these can be enhanced to support the changing global playing fields. Monitoring and Evaluation activities for all programs undertaken by the organization internally or with external partners are regularly conducted to ensure sustainability.
The Center for Teachers Excellence (CefTEx) is one of the biggest programs of RTD and has trained over 1000 in-service and pre-service teachers in the country since its establishment as a training center in 2004. CefTEx is a join collaboration of CBE, Cebu Normal University and City Savings Bank.