Applied Learning is an approach that emphasizes on the relevance of what is being learnt in the class with the real world situations, improving students’ motivation and commitment towards their learning.
ALA help students make connection between what they learn in school and how that knowledge is used for real life purposes both in school and out of school. It provides a context for learning generic skills that are important in the work place and real – life application.
EKSAQ ALA program has a large repository of class level and subject specific applied learning activities with Rubric Parameters for assessment of student learning. The ALA link subjects to sectors, to enable students understand the importance and significance of what they learn in the classroom to employment. ALA lay the foundation of employability skills.