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|Kota Kinabalu Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KKCCCI) is
proposing a 3-acre building to be built into the ECCE Satellite Hub in Sabah.
DIKA College will be the JV partner and training provider under this EPP.
A total of 1,000 pre-service and 1,500 in-service private preschool
teachers and 1,000 child minders will be trained from year 2012 2017 by
this new satellite ECCE hub at Sabah.
Newly-built ECCE College
3-acre building is to be built to gain momentum specialized in ECCE training as the regional hub.
Facility with dormitory, conference hall, training rooms, retail shops (children products), enrichment centre, lab preschool, childcare center and café, etc.
Accredited by MQA.
Provide all programs, including non-training activities.
Key outcomes of the EPP / KPIs
Entry Point Project for Sabah : EARLY CHILD CARE EDUCATION CENTRES
1. Rapid Scale-Up/Ramp-Up
Provide pre-service (diploma and certificate) and
in-service teacher trainings, materials and aids, conferences and
consulting service to targeting local/ global market to 3,500
|The number of private preschools have increased across all
divisions in Sabah...
Malaysia has the following
TADIKA YUK CHIN
SIN HWA KINDERGARTEN
TAMAN KANAK-KANAK BUDDHA
TAMAN KANAK-KANAK PHUI YUK
Level 1: Pre-School Education (for Age 4-6)
Malaysian education systems developed from British education systems. An education from kindergarten until high education.
The first level is
kindergarten for children age 4 to 6 years old. After
kindergarten this children proceedto primary school. until they
reach 12 years old.
In year 6 they will be going through a civil exam "UPSR". Ujian Penilaian sekolah rendah (UPSR) assessment test.
After sitting this
test then they will advance to Middle school.
Pre-school education is part of Malaysian education system governed by the Education Act 1996. Children generally begin their education in pre-schools / kindergartens between four to six years of age. Pre-school education is aimed at providing children with a strong foundation in the acquisition of communication, social, and other skills in preparation for primary schooling.
In order to enhance the access of pre-school education to all children regardless of race and religion, especially in the rural areas, the Ministry of Education is aggressively expanding pre-school programmes in government schools for children aged 5+ with additional classes and well-trained teachers to lead the classes. The Ministry also provides pre-school classes for children with special needs such as hearing and vision impairment.
Providers of Pre-school Education
Pre-school / kindergarten education is for children aged between four and six years. The providers are found throughout the country and are operated by government agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as well as private sectors. The major government agencies that offer preschool education are the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Rural Development (KEMAS), ABIM, the State Religious Department and the National Unity Department.
INDEX - SK 20 Sep 2008 November 01, 2014 11:34:55 AM