Volunteer

The Commission on Filipinos Overseas has been implementing several programs related to the exchange of skills and technical know-how of the Filipino professions, such as teachers and nurses. It has facilitated the continuing professional education program of the Philippine Nurses Association in America (PNAA) and the Association of Fil-Am Teachers of America (AFTA), providing assistance to professional Filipino nurses working in the United States to come back and share their expertise through short term professional courses, seminars and other learning activities with their alumni schools.

Balikturo "Return to Teach"

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The Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) has been implementing several programs related to the exchange of skills and technical know-how of the Filipino professions, such as teachers and nurses. It has facilitated the continuing professional education program of the Philippine Nurses Association in America (PNAA), providing assistance to professional Filipino nurses working in the United States to come back and share their expertise through short-term professional courses, seminars and other learning activities with their alumni schools.

The CFO also facilitated the Balik-Turo or Return-to-Teach project of the Association of Filipino Teachers in America, Inc. (AFTA), which brings US-based Filipino teachers to the Philippines to share information, knowledge, expertise, through symposia, seminars, workshops, and developments in different areas of teaching with their Philippine counterparts. aftaFor the list of 2014 AFTA Balik-Turo schedules.