Oak International School

The gathering for Coffee with the Curriculum Coordinator proved to be an enriching forum where parents, educators, and school administrators converged to delve into pivotal aspects of our educational ethos. Amidst a diverse assembly representing various educational levels – from Early Childhood Development (ECD) to primary and secondary stages – the dialogue resonated with a shared commitment to fostering inclusivity within our school community. At the heart of the discourse lay a profound exploration of inclusion, embracing differences in abilities, disabilities, and racial diversity to ensure equitable opportunities for all students.

The session unfolded as an illuminating exchange, where topics like tailored learning interventions took center stage. Discussions about specialized Maths and phonics pullouts for students highlighted our dedication to providing differentiated and adapted learning experiences, catering to the unique needs and learning styles of each child. Additionally, the discourse emphasized the integral role of regular homework and classwork in shaping coursework marks, emphasizing the holistic approach to student assessment and development.

Amidst the conversations, the Curriculum Coordinator steered the discourse towards empowering parents in supporting their child’s learning journey. Sharing a treasure trove of online resources, the Coordinator provided parents with tools to actively engage in and fortify their child’s educational growth beyond the classroom. The event culminated not just in an exchange of ideas but in the establishment of collaborative partnerships, reaffirming our commitment to fostering an inclusive, adaptable, and supportive learning environment that extends seamlessly from school to home.