Embark on a journey of self-discovery in ITE College East! Here we encourage you to challenge yourselves and to try new things so that you can discover and develop talents and strengths that will serve you well in life. You can make the most of your time with us, not only by excelling in your studies, but also by engaging in activities that inspire your own personal growth. Read on to find about the different Co-Curricular programmes under our 8 Student Development Tracks which could help you to achieve just that..
Music, dance, drama, sculpture, photography…you are simply drawn to all things artistic. This track will help nurture the artist in you through the diverse clubs and activities available.
There are workshops to develop you as performers and visual artists, performances and exhibitions to increase your appreciation, and most importantly lots of opportunities to showcase your talent!
What’s Available: Daiko Club, Dance Club, Guitar Club, Malay Dance Club, Photography Club, Soul Percussion and more!.
2. Community Service
Take a step back from your busy schedule and think about how you can help make your world a better place. Volunteering at community events, raising awareness of social issues, helping the less fortunate - if being of service appeals to you, then the programmes in this track are definitely for you.
What’s available: CD Lionhearters Club, Community Service Club and more!
Explore new trends and markets, consider business ideas and strategies, take calculated risks and get a taste of what it’s like to manage your own business venture. Best of all learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur through the programmes offered under this track.
What’s available: Co-Op Club, Entrepreneurship Club and more!
4. Global Citizenship
Prepare yourself for the workforce and for life by developing your independence and broadening your horizons. Under our Global Education Programme (GEP), you can benefit from exposure overseas thorough student exchange programmes, industry attachment, cultural and sports exchange programmes and community projects overseas. This track could lead you to exotic countries as far away as Australia, Canada, Cambodia, Inner Mongolia, Vietnam and more.
The GEP has 2 main focuses:
• To provide overseas opportunities for ITE students through:
- Overseas Student Exchange Programme
- Overseas Industrial Attachment Programme
- Overseas Community Service Programme
- Overseas Cultural & Sports Programme
• To bring the “world” to all ITE students through the Global Awareness Programmes e.g. Foreign Language Workshops
See yourself as a leader? Or maybe you have the potential but are in need of a little encouragement to unleash it? Look no further as this track provides you with the tools for effective leadership through comprehensive workshops, camps and training programmes. Selected students will also have opportunities to put practice into action by taking up leadership roles in school.
What’s available: BLAZE I &II (Basic Leadership Activities Training), Bridge Leaders, Interact Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council and more!
6. Personal Development
Becoming a successful person takes more than just doing well in exams. Learn to be aware of the environment you live in, manage your priorities and enrich yourself with essential skills that you can use in all aspects of your life.
What’s available: Awareness Programmes, Field Trips, Journaling Club, Mathematics Club, workshops include Dining Etiquette, Social Etiquette, Effective Presentations, Culinary Skills, Scrapbooking and more!
Keeping your body healthy ensures you are in the best state of mind for work and play. Whether it’s learning a sport for fun, or training for competitive tournaments, pick the one that interests you most and go for it!
What’s available: Archery, Badminton, Dragon Boat, Floorball, Rugby, Tae-Kwon-Do and more!
8. Technology & Innovation
For those who want to take their skills to a level higher, or who aspire to be leaders of innovation in your respective fields, there is no better way than to join the Technology & Innovation Track where you will meet like-minded enthusiasts. This track encourages out-of-the-box ideas, and prepares students to hone their skills at a competitive level.
What’s available: EnviroTech Club, Robotics Club, SIQC Club (Student Innovation & Quality Circle) and more!
Students may visit the Student Development Portal to view the programmes available.