Petaling Jaya, Selangor – In a landmark move to solidify their commitment to fostering educational excellence in Selangor, Yayasan Selangor, a non-profit organization dedicated to community development, and Templer Park International School, a leading educational institution, today announced a strategic partnership. The official ceremony, held on February 1st, 2024, at the Yayasan Selangor office in Petaling Jaya, marked the beginning of a collaborative journey aimed at empowering students and enriching the educational landscape of the state.

Distinguished guests present at the ceremony included:
  • Mr. Zaini Sulaiman, Yayasan Selangor Acting CEO
  • Dr. Mohammad Fadi Qaddo, Taleem (M) Sdn Bhd Acting CEO
  • Mr. Farizal, Yayasan Selangor Development Department
  • Mr. Idrus, Yayasan Selangor Development Department
  • Mr. Amin, Yayasan Selangor Development Department
  • Ms. Mazleyna, Yayasan Selangor Finance Department
  • Ms. Munirah, Yayasan Selangor Legal Department
  • Ms. Yasmin Zaharuddin, Taleem (M) Sdn Bhd Admin Executive cum General Affairs
Speaking at the event, Mr. Zaini Sulaiman, Acting CEO of Yayasan Selangor, highlighted the significance of the partnership:

“We are thrilled to join hands with Templer Park International School in this endeavor. This partnership aligns perfectly with our mission to support and empower the underprivileged communities in Selangor. By combining our resources and expertise, we can create impactful programs that provide equal access to quality education and equip students with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in the 21st century.”

Dr. Mohammad Fadi Qaddo, Acting CEO of Taleem (M) Sdn Bhd, the operator of Templer Park International School, echoed Mr. Sulaiman’s sentiments:

“Templer Park International School has always been committed to providing a holistic and internationally recognized education. This partnership with Yayasan Selangor allows us to extend our reach and make a positive impact on a wider scale. We are confident that by working together, we can create innovative learning opportunities that benefit not only our students but also the broader community.”

The partnership focuses on several key areas, including:
  • Scholarship programs: Providing financial assistance to deserving students from underprivileged backgrounds, enabling them to pursue their educational aspirations.
  • Teacher training and development: Offering workshops and professional development programs to enhance the skills and knowledge of educators in Selangor.
  • Joint community outreach initiatives: Organizing events and programs that promote literacy, numeracy, and other essential skills among children and adults in the community.
  • Curriculum development: Collaborating on the development of innovative and relevant curriculum materials that cater to the diverse needs of students in Selangor.

This strategic partnership between Yayasan Selangor and Templer Park International School marks a significant step forward in promoting educational equity and excellence in Selangor. By leveraging their combined strengths and resources, the two organizations are poised to create a positive and lasting impact on the lives of countless students and communities in the state.

On the 8th of Feb 2024 – Yayasan Selangor Visits TPIS to Deepen Strategic Partnership and Scout Collaboration

Following the momentous signing ceremony announcing the strategic partnership between Yayasan Selangor and Templer Park International School (TPIS), a delegation from Yayasan Selangor paid a visit to the TPIS campus on 8th Feb 2024. This visit served to further solidify the collaboration and identify specific areas for project development, alongside the involvement of Selangor Scouts.

TPIS welcomed the Yayasan delegation with:
  • Dr. Mohammad Fadi Qaddo, Acting CEO of Taleem (M) Sdn Bhd (TPIS Operator)
  • TPIS Leadership Team
  • Representatives from Selangor Scouts (the strategic partner of TPIS)

The visit comprised of:

  • Campus tour: Highlighting TPIS’s state-of-the-art facilities and innovative learning environment.
  • Brainstorming session: Identifying potential areas for collaborative projects that align with the partnership’s goals and leverage the strengths of both organizations.
  • Discussions with Selangor Scouts: Exploring ways to integrate scouting activities and values into the planned projects, fostering leadership, teamwork, and community engagement among students.
Key areas of potential collaboration emerged during the discussions, including:
  • Environmental initiatives: Organizing joint campaigns to promote environmental awareness and sustainability practices within the community.
  • Entrepreneurship programs: Equipping students with entrepreneurial skills through workshops, mentorship, and business plan competitions.
  • Cultural exchange programs: Fostering understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures through student exchanges and joint events.
  • Leadership development programs: Providing leadership training opportunities for students, empowering them to make positive contributions to their communities.

The visit concluded with a renewed commitment from both parties to work collaboratively on developing impactful projects that benefit the students of Selangor and the wider community. The involvement of Selangor Scouts adds a valuable dimension to the partnership, fostering important life skills and values amongst the youth.

These activities showcase the proactive steps taken by Yayasan Selangor and TPIS to translate their strategic partnership into concrete action. The collaborative spirit and focus on impactful projects promise a bright future for educational development and community engagement in Selangor.

Prepared by Ms Yasmin 

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