GENERAL GOALS OF ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

  • To provide developmentally appropriate programs that will help the child in his/her development and relation with others and with God.
  • To maximize the child's fullest potential through a variety of meaningful learning experiences and opportunities with considerations of the child's interest and capabilities.
  • To create and maintain safe and healthy setting that fosters child's social, emotional, intellectual, moral/spiritual and physical development that respects that child's dignity and contributions.
  • To encourage that child to be self-reliant and thinking individual, capable of making decisions and of responding to the changing time.
  • To foster in the child's independence and a positive attitude toward learning. To develop a concern for the environment, the community, the society, the future and the welfare of others.
  • To develop a concern for the environment, the community, the society, the future and the welfare of others.

OBJECTIVES OF ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

  • To provide the child's basic knowledge and develop the foundation skills, attitudes and values including his/her moral and spiritual dimension essential to his/her personal development and necessary for living in contributing to a developing and changing social milieu.
  • To provide learning experiences which increase the child's awareness of and responsiveness to changes in society and to prepare him/her for constructively effective involvement.
  • To promote and intensify the child's knowledge of identification with and love for the nation and the people to which she/he belongs.
  • To promote work experience which develops and enhances the child's orientation to the world of work and creativity in order to prepare her/him to engage in honest and gainful work.