The Curriculum Development Division (CDD) is located within Papua New Guinea Education Institute in Waigani, Port Moresby. The Assistant Secretary oversees the function and operations of the Division.
The main function of the division is to develop and distribute curriculum materials to schools, organisations, churches and decision makers around the country.
CDD has three branches. These are Elementary Branch, Primary Branch and the Secondary Branch.
This branch has a director who oversee the function and operation of the branch. Elementary Curriculum officers are under the Director. The branch produces all the curriculum materials for elementary schools, that is Grade 1 to 2 in Papua New Guinea.
A Director Primary overseas the operation and function of the branch. Senior Curriculum Officers and Curriculum officers make up the branch. The branch is responsible for producing and distributing curriculum materials for Primary Schools (Grade 3 - 8) in Papua New Guinea.
Director Secondary overseas the function and operation of the branch. Secondary Curriculum Officers produce and distribute curriculum materials for secondary schools in the country.