Though local school English educational curriculum consists with various activities and other exercises, in terms of English speaking fluency, many local students are not up to the expected level. Creating an English speaking environment within local school classrooms should be accompanied with soft skills, personal skills and communication skills development since they are essential to build up the confidence among school population.
Under EYE, (English for Young Enthusiasts) AIESEC Colombo South mainly addressed the above objectives with 7 foreign Exchange Participants representing China and Bahrain, using a curriculum designed by local universities. Under the designed session series, around 1000 school children in Kalutara District were directly approached and were benefited in three schools.
1. Panadura Balika Maha Vidyalaya
2. Mahanama Vidyalaya
3. St. Anthonies College