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Curriculum orientations and competency-based approaches

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Panama City, Panama - 25 to 26 October 2007 A national workshop entitled “Curriculum orientations and competency-based approaches” will take place in Panama. The main objective is to facilitate policy and technical dialogue on the challenges faced by Panama in designing a new competency-based curriculum for Secondary Education. Policy makers, educators, curriculum specialists, ministerial staff from the National Division of Curriculum and Educational Technologies, and representatives from the teachers’ union will attend the workshop. The Minister of Education of Panama, Mr. Belgis Castro Jaén, is expected to inaugurate the event. The workshop is set within the Central American Community of Practice in Curriculum Development and is organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Education of Panama and the UNESCO Office in Panama. Related Documents: