Celebrating the individuality and uniqueness of every child, Odyssey,
The Global Preschool is a place where learning knows no boundaries.
Located in Setia Eco Park, Selangor, Odyssey offers an innovative pedagogy that prepares your child for a world beyond the classroom and school. It connects the teachers, children and the community to the world of knowledge around them.
Odyssey values your child as a competent and curious learner, providing educational sources that nurture the potential talents, natural gifts and abilities of the child.
Most importantly, we make all the decisions based on the children’s interests first. Our professionalism and innovative style of teaching differentiate us from other schools,” says principal Petunia Lun.
At Odyssey, children acquire knowledge and skills that help them develop as creative thinkers, communicators and rational individuals who contribute to the society as a whole.
An inquiry-led curriculum with a hands-on, minds-on and hearts-on approach
The curriculum at Odyssey is inspired by some of the most renowned teaching pedagogies from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Reggio Emilia approach from Northern Italy.
“At Odyssey, we do not believe in exams or assessments,” says Petunia. “Instead, we ask the children to apply what they have learnt in real-life situations.It might be a cooking project, outdoor learning project or art project depending on the theme.
It unites conceptual understanding, competence, interactive approach and citizenship.
Celebrating the expressions of a child’s learning journey
Speech is not the only language through which children express themselves. It is just one of the many languages that they use to convey their thoughts, understanding and creativity. And, this very idea inspired Odyssey to honour the different ways in which children represent their ideas and perspectives.
Colours of Odyssey is a platform for showcasing the creative expressions and art forms created by the children that symbolise their interpretation and expression of different ideas, perspectives and feelings preschool
Three important elements in Odyssey’s learning journey
There are three kinds of teachers in a Reggio Emilia-inspired environment. The first is the teacher or educator, the second is the environment and the third is the child themselves.
Odyssey has some of the best in-house educators who are qualified in Early Childhood Education. They observe the children, their questions, stories, interests and give them opportunities to learn and explore.
The Reggio Emilia approach recognises the significance of the environment in the all-round development of the child. Odyssey has a spacious and purpose-built environment caters to optimum learning and stimulation.
The diverse experiences and multi sensory lessons help in inculcating a love of learning in the children.
The bilingual immersion programme
Every class in Odyssey has an English speaking teacher and a Mandarin-speaking teacher.
Why should you choose Odyssey and the Reggio Emilia approach?
Specially designed for an innovative and exploratory learning, Odyssey offers an award-winning curriculum within a well-equipped Reggio Emilia inspired campus.
Caregiving at its best
At Odyssey, a very important part of the environment is having meaningful conversations and using teachable moments.This is what provides long-term learning.
Innovative teaching for 21st century
This pedagogy attracts the best teachers with different skill preschool
sets as it gives them an opportunity to use their creativity and live up to their full potential.
The decisions that you make for your child today will determine their success in the future.