Appropriate education for the children is necessary to become creative, intellectual, self-confident, and progressive human beings who can make significant contributions to the society. In fact, it is the cornerstone for the development process of any society as well as the key indicator of the people’s progress and prosperity. Any individual’s development starts from his/her first educational institute s/he attends. With this understanding, the William Arthur McLellan Institute for Social Development (WAM – ISD) started its journey with the goal to make opportunity for children in the community to avail their rights to education through an appropriate education system and to ensure their rights. The objectives of this Institute for Social Development includes:
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Observation of International Mother Language Day 21 February at William Arthur Maclellan’s institute for Social Development
William Arthur Maclellan’s institute for Social Development of Eminence has celebrated the International Mother Language Day on 21 February 2015 at the school premises in Nobinogor Housing, Mohammadpur. In this occasion the school organized a drawing competition and a cultural programme with the participation of children. In the morning of 21 February the Int. Language day, there was a drawing competition in the school. Children participated with excitement and joy. Three paintings were selected to be the winner for first, second and third prize. The cultural program started at 3.30 pm. A short brief of the school was given by Eminence Team member at the beginning. The theme song “আমার ভাইয়ের রক্তে রাঙানো একুশে ফেব্রুয়ারী, আমি কি ভুলিতে পারি” was sung by the children and teachers. Two dances were performed by children on song dedicated to the Language Martyr. Patriotic song sung by the children and teachers. A drama performed by the children on the theme of the Language Day. At the end of the programme the prizes were distributed among the winners of art competition. The WAM-ISD School Teachers, ECD Teachers and full team of Education Department was involved in organizing and arrangement of the event.
The whole program was a success as it was able to gather over hundred crowds of the community as the audiences.