The 50 best students from grade 7 to 9 received an award from AEA on the 22nd of July at Svay Rolum School. The purpose of this event was to celebrate their good effortsin their studies and to motivate the other students to follow this good example.
Around 300 participants, including the representative of AEA, Mr. Maron CHHOEUNG, school director, Mr. Dara PICH, teachers, parents and students were present in this event. All awarded students received schooling materiel such as an English-Khmer dictionary, note books, school bags, pens… They were delighted with this event as they could show to their friends, parents and other people in the community their achievements of their studies.
All the participants proved satisfied with the event. Some children told us that they were now more motivated to work harder next year in order to receive a similar award next year. Mr. Kunthy, a parent, expressed his excitementabout the achievement of his daughter. “My daughter deserves it as she always works hard. I am very proud of this. I believe she will get it again next year”, said Mr. Kunthy.
Besides rewarding the students, AEA also provided prices to the most motivated teachers, paying them respect for the value of their hard work in improving the quality of education for the children in the school.
At the end of the event, Mr. Dara expressed his deep gratitude towards AEA’s work in motivating teachers and students to work harder and harder. He is convinced that the quality of learning and teaching gradually improved in his school.