This intensive one-week, live-in training program is a collaborative undertaking among the DepEd, UP-Special Education Area and the PFRD that aims to train teachers, supervisors, community leaders and other groups handling children and youth with special educational needs.
The program reaches out to children and young people with special needs in the where they have access to the expertise of the educators we train.
OBJECTIVES OF THE TRAINING PROGRAM
General : To forge partnerships with institutions for inclusion of children and youth with disabilities in education and in mainstream society.
Specific : At the end of the training program, it is expected that the participants will acquire basic knowledge and competencies in :
As of April 2016
Total Training Conducted – 41
Total Trained – 1,649
Teachers – 1,499
Principals/Administrators - 150