American youth learning organisation scheduled to visit Samoa
An American not-for-profit organisation that specialises in youth education will visit schools in Samoa in August to identify areas where they could assist to enrich students' learning experience.
The School of Life Foundation, which is based in the US western state of Utah and was founded by a Jack and Leslie Rolfe, will visit schools in Samoa in August.
Utah-resident Faalogo Situtuila Sissy Vuki will accompanying the School of Life Foundation representatives.
"We are coming on August 3 this year and they wanted to reach out to students in Samoa. But first they have to meet schools first to find out what they deal with so they can help them in any area of assistance they will be offering," said Faalogo Situtuila Sissy Vuki from Utah, America, who will be accompanying the foundation during the visit.
"I believe that Samoa's standards of education needs to improve and so the first two schools that they will visit is Church College Pesega and Samoa College and we are thankful for support from the school principals.
"We hope to meet the Minister of Education, Sports and Culture as well, but we thank the Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Dr. Sailele Malielegaoi for his support always.
"We also want to acknowledge our dear friends from St. George, Utah: Founder Jack Rolfe and Co-founder Lexie Rolfe for School of Life Foundation who have chosen Samoa to share their programme and to see how they can assist in areas of education within schools at Samoa," she said.
Faalogo also thanked Mr. and Mrs. Rolfe for their dedication and love for education
"Their mission is to help increase school graduate rates, teach, train, motivate and inspire youths to achieve straight A's in school in the School of Life.
"May God bless all that are in the good work of service that dedicate their time, resources and passionately motivated striving to make a difference in someone's life to help and uplift their spirit to give them strength to accept and embrace the good and bad that they will experience in life."