Extra-curriculars activities and schemes enrich learning and aid with social and personal development. These are great opportunities to make new friends, for skill development and adding to their life experiences.
Benefits of extra-curricular schemes
Development of soft skills e.g. leadership, teamwork, communication, problem solving, decision making, time management.
Learn new skills that could stay with them for a lifetime
Boosts academic performance
Opportunity to make new friends from a wider social background
Great addition to the CV for university application/ employment
Develops higher self-esteem and confidence
Provides a productive break from academics
Builds passion and sparks career choices