ISLE is many things to many people. To some, a group of young Singaporean students engaging in international service may seem too ambitious an endeavour – tokenistic, even, or bordering on elitist. After all, really, why couldn’t we settle for doing local service in our home country? Click on this post to find out.
This year, the International Service Learning Elective comprised 2 distinct teams, Team A and Team B, with 35 students in total. Throughout the year, we prepared for a final trip in November to Batam, Indonesia to two schools, Sekolah Dasar 012 (SD012) and Huria Kristen Indonesia (HKI) respectively.