UCSI Schools in Kuala Lumpur will become the first Finnish Experience® Flagship School in Malaysia,
FEDS have agreed with UCSI International School Kuala Lumpur and Sekolah Sri UCSI to become a flagship of Finnish education in their region.
MoA signing ceremony was held online with presence of His Excellency Sami Leino, Ambassador of Finland to Malaysia, Dato Peter Ng, founder of UCSI Group, Willie Tan, UCSI Schools Group CEO, Chris Edmunds, School principal and Petri Karjalainen, founder of FEDS.
About the partnership, CEO Willie Tan says that the quality of Finnish education and direction towards technological advancement speaks for itself. The efficiency and growth of the Finnish technology industry have created many new jobs and opportunities requiring new skills, making Finland a world leader in the areas of technological design, production, and even environmental sustainability.
Through this exciting partnership, UCSI Schools Kuala Lumpur will be introducing four new tech-based modules to the school community: Code School Finland, Eduten Playground, Grapho, & School Day to provide a truly 21st Century learning experience for all students.
The inclusion of these modules is designed to inculcate skills such as coding, gamification, robotics, IT, communication, creativity, critical thinking, emotional intelligence in students, preparing them for the ever-changing 21st Century world!
“We are indeed excited to introduce these modules to our students starting the new academic year in September 2021! Join us today & let your child be part of Malaysia’s First Finnish Experience Flagship School!,” Principal Chris Edmunds says.
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