Educational Development Project of Wesley - Conducted By Class of '93
This year The old boys of the class of 93’ initiated a programme to develop the present education standard of Wesley.
A series of seminars covering the entire teaching staff of all 3 campuses were organized. An eminent panel of lectures delivered lectures covering topics on child psychology,ethics in education, effective communication, child assessment, teaching methods and development. The participating teachers and the school management were very much impressed with the program hence insisted on the continuation of such in the coming year. The entire program was fully sponsored by Class of 93’. Seeing the successful outcome of this program the president OBU formed a special committee to carry forward the initiative taken by class of 93’.
This Exco of the OBU Colombo went forward in strengthening this educational development program by organizing a series of seminars to educate the parents of the middle school of Wesley. A special lecture was also organized to the parents of the newly admitted students to grade one at College. The feed back from the parents pertaining to this program were very positive. It is learnt that the parents have requested from the college authorities to conduct such programs at least on an annual basis.
The Committee also organized a special seminar for the year 11 students who sat for their O/L exams in 2018 to prepare them psychologically for this crucial exam. The seminar was conducted by renowned Child Psychologist Dr. Chaminda Weerasiriwardena
Sent By - Asith Siriwardena - Class of '93