A two-week training-workshop will be held at the St. Louis University, Baguio City, Philippines, on May 14-26, 2012, in an effort to mesh Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (DepEd Order No. 74, s. 2009) with the new K to 12 Basic Education curriculum that will be implemented in all public schools starting SY 2012-2013 per DepEd Order No. 16, s. 2012.
The training-workshop is being held under the auspices of SIL International, St. Louis University, and the 170+ Talaytayan MLE Inc. The resource speakers are Dr. Susan Malone and Dr. Dennis Malone of SIL, DepEd officials and experienced professors from UP, SLU, PNU and ADMU.