ABOUT VOLUNTARY EDUCATION (VE) PROJECT
Volunteering for Education (VE) is a new project initiated under Enactus Universiti Utara Malaysia. Our aim is to provide a rigorous academic tuition programme through which our volunteers will teach to help students focus on what they are expected to learn, and understand how they will be assessed in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM).
POOR ACADEMIC RESULTS
- Students face problems in their academic especially in few subjects such as English, Mathematics, Science and so on.
PARENTS UNABLE TO PAY FOR EXTRA TUITION FEE
- Some of the students are from low income family which can’t afford for the tuition fees.
- Students lost their opportunities to have extra tuition classes.
The objectives for this project will focus on implementing the following:
- To articulate the knowledge and skills that students needed to acquire by the end of the course.
- To establish systematic policies and procedures for recruiting, training, supervising, and maintaining an effective pool of volunteers.
- To fully immerse the students in an English language teaching environment.
- Improving more than 40 students’ academic performance.
- Immersing all the students in an English language environment throughout the project.
- Gets a high recognition from the school authorities, Kedah States Education Department and the Ministry of Education.
Our target audience are 45 low-performing students at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Changlun, Changlun, Kedah. We can see that students with poor performance at school has long-term consequences, both for the individual and for society. Reducing the number of low-performing students is not only a goal of VE Project and the school but also an effective way to improve an education system’s overall performance.
- Increase the students’ academic performance.
- Improve students’ general and academic knowledge.
- Improve students’ standard of living through education.
- Improve students’ self-esteem.
- Solve students’ parents problem on tuition fee.
- Students able to generate business ideas and involve themselves in business.