Visit to SMK Kiaramas – A prelude to the launch of Direct English CSR Project
SMK Kiaramas in Persiaran Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur was abuzz with excitement when a delegation from Direct English (Melewar Learning Resources) and Pintar Foundation visited the school on 31 July 2018.
The delegation, led by Group Executive Chairman, Melewar Group, YM Tunku Dato’ Seri (Dr) Iskandar Bin Tunku Abdullah, also included Pintar Foundation’s Education Advisor, Dato’ Satinah Syed Saleh and Pintar Foundation CEO, Puan Karimah Tan Abdullah.
The momentous working visit was a prelude to the launch ceremony of a CSR project, known as THE ‘BEST’ PROJECT, which is scheduled to be held at the school on 10 August 2018.
THE ‘BEST’ PROJECT, sponsored by Direct English (Melewar Learning Resources) with a course sponsorship value of RM525,000.00, would see Direct English and Pintar Foundation working closely to deliver Direct English courses to 100 students of SMK Kiaramas under the public-private CSR partnership model.
During the visit, the delegation was briefed on the school’s academic performance by the Principal, Pn Norizan Daud, and later taken for a school tour that included a stop at a Form Four English class.