Basic Education Core Curriculum B.E. 2551 (A.D. 2008)
Ministry of Education, Thailand
The Ministry of Education announced the implementation of the Basic Education Curriculum in 2001, which served as the core curriculum for national education at the basic level. The curriculum prescribed goals, learning standards. and also provided a framework and orientation to enhance virtue, wisdom, as well as capacity of learners to maintain Thailand’s competitive position in the world community (Ministry of Education, 2001).
The Basic Education Core Curriculum prescribes a total of 14 standards for the Mathematics learning areas as follows:
Strand1: Numbers and Operations
Strand 2: Measurement Standard
Strand3: Geometry Standard
Strand 4: Algebra Standard
Strand 5: Data Analysis and Probability Standard
Strand6: Mathematical Skills and Processes Standard
More information on Grade-level Indicators and what is learned can be found in the full version of Thailand Basic Education Core Curriculum 2008
Basic Education Curriculum Development Project B.E.(Competency-based Education)
โครงการพัฒนาหลักสูตรการศึกษาขั้นพื้นฐาน พุทธศักราช (หลักสูตรฐานสมรรถนะ)
Office of the Basic Education Commission, Ministry of Education, Thailand
Since 2019, the office of the Basic Education Commission has appointed a committee for revising and developing the basic education curriculum framework into a competency-based curriculum. The drafted framework was launched in February 2022 through the website:https://cbethailand.com. The drafted version including the mathematics subject is in process of development and, has not yet been completed and translated into English.
Information contributed by Maitree Inprasitha, ICMI Representative Thailand