What is IEP?
Inclusive education is a pairing of philosophy and pedagogical
practices that allow every student to feel respected, confident
and safe. Participatory Learning through arts adopts creative
expressions to connect between children from different
socio-economic backgrounds and children born with various
Identifying the Gap
IEP is beneficial to all children since it is based on a system of
values and beliefs promoting social cohesion, belonging, active
participation in learning and positive interactions with peers
within and outside the school community.
Addressing the Problem
The purpose of art in IEP is essentially one of growing
compassion, creating awareness and encouraging creative
solutions to the existing social problems. At BOL, visual art
and art medium vary from painting to music to films that is
employed to address and solve the problems.
Arts trigger the creative process, and the resultant artworks
reflect their feelings, reconcile emotional social conflicts,
foster awareness, address superstitions, develop social skills,
develop compassion and hence develop ideal world citizens.