NATIONAL EDUCATION PHILOSOPHY (NEP)
MAIN PURPOSE:
 To ensure that every individual in the system, from policy
makers and ...
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National education philosophy and goals (2)

lecture note by Sir mohamad hisyam ismail
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Published in: Education      
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  • 1. NATIONAL EDUCATION PHILOSOPHY (NEP) MAIN PURPOSE:  To ensure that every individual in the system, from policy makers and planners to the classroom teachers, the primary and secondary school students, as well as supporting staffs, understand and internalize the ultimate goals and the spirit of the NEP in preparing towards more dynamic, productive, caring, and humanistic citizens for the forthcoming challenges in the process of national development towards attaining the industrial status. HISTORY OF ITS ESTABLISHMENTS:  The Razak Report (1956)  The Rahman Talib Report (1960)  The Education Act 1961  Report of the Cabinet to Review the Implementation of Education Policy (1979) NEP STATES THAT: “Education in Malaysia is an on-going effort towards further developing the potential of individuals in a holistic and integrated manner so as to produce individuals who are intellectually, spiritually, emotionally and physically balanced and harmonic, based on a firm belief in and devotion to god. Such an effort is designed to produce Malaysian citizens who are knowledgeable and competent, who possess high moral standards and who are responsible and capable of achieving high level of personal well-being as well as being able to contribute to the harmony and betterment of the family, society and nation at large”. FUNCTIONS OF NEP: 1. Used as a guiding principles in all matters pertaining to education planning and implementation. 2. To serve as a framework to meet the nine strategic challenges put forward in the Vision 2020 of Malaysia. NATIONAL EDUCATION GOALS  To achieve national unity.  To produce quality manpower for national development.  To achieve democratization of education.  To inculcate positive values.