The National Conference on Research in Teacher Education (NCRTE) is being conducted biennially by the College of Education of the University of the Philippines since 1997. It has served as a venue for discussions on educational issues based on research findings.
This year’s conference, which has for its theme “Globalizing Teacher Education for National Development”, will be held at the Benitez Theatre of the UP College of Education on October 24-26, 2013. It intends to advance the global competitiveness of teacher education in the Philippines.
It specifically aims to
- highlight the teacher education contribution to national development;
- showcase best practices, trends, and innovations in teaching;
- foster partnership among global and local communities of learners; and
- enhance teacher education competence through global education.