Statement of the problem:The advantages of having K-12 program in our country is that we can be able to compete globally in terms of job qualifications .The Philippines is the last country in Asia,and one of only 3 countries (Angola and Djibouti) worldwide, with a 10 year pre-university cycle. This has always been seen as a disadvantage for our students who are competing in an increasingly global job market. The longer educational cycle of the k-12 curriculum is seen as critical in giving Filipino students higher quality of education.
According to(Abueva 2015)Filipinos are known to be competitive in the international community. However, our current education system hinders us from becoming even more competitive.Starting in the 2012-2013 school yearthe education system of the Philippines was enhanced from the ten years of basic education to a 12-year program through an initiative called the K-12 Education Plan sponsored by the Department of Education.The implementation of the K-12 plan in the Philippine Basic Education Curriculum is