Researchers from the School of Advanced Studies, Dr. Jun S. Camara and Dr. Gemma M. De Vera, research coordinator and deputy director of SAS respectively, conducted their region-wide study on the implementation of School-Based Management in Region I. Meanwhile, to further triangulate the results of their study, Dr. Camara joined the DepEd Region I Field Technical Assistance Division Team of SBM Validators on June 22, 2022 to observe the processes and validation implementation. The Team Leader, Dr. Ritchie G. Macalanda, EPS in FTAD, has accommodated the Pangasinan State University – School of Advanced Studies through Dr. Camara.