Teachers Groups: Abolish the CPD Law!

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The “immediate abolition” of the Continuing Professional Development, or the CPD Law of 2016, is being demanded by several teachers groups who said the law is burdensome for teachers and other professionals. The teachers groups calling for the immediate abolition of the CPD Law of 2016 are the: Alliance of Concerned Teachers – Philippines (ACT-Philippines), Alliance of Concerned Teachers – Private Schools (ACT-Private Schools), Alliance of Concerned Teachers – National Capital Region Union (ACT-NCR Union) and the Philippine Public School Teachers Association – National Capital Region (PPSTA-NCR), Manila Public School…

Teachers’ Group Slam CPD Law, License Renewal Woes | MB News

Teachers’ Group Slam CPD Law, License Renewal Woes

While acknowledging the significance of professional development to educators and other professionals, a group of teachers on Monday lamented the same should not pose additional burdens. The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) urged the government to spare teachers from the burdensome system of renewal of professional license in accordance with the Continuing Professional Development Act of 2016 (RA 10912) or the CPD Law. Under this law, teachers and other professionals are required to earn credit units before they can renew their   Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) license. TDC national chairperson Benjo Basas…

UPDATE: CPD for Teachers | Compliance with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Act Of 2016

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Starting July 1, 2017, all professionals, with the exception of Professional Teachers and Registered Nurses, are required to present earned CPD units before the renewal of Professional Identification Cards (PIC). Professionals renewing their professional ID cards must provide the original and photocopy of certificates of credit units earned. Required CPD units for each profession vary, to view the required CPD units for each regulated profession click  the image below. As stated in Section 10.2 of the General IRR of the CPD Law, the transitory period for the accumulation of CPD Credit…