Reading Must Become Culture of Children in Jakarta

Reporter : Jhon Syah Putra Kaban | Editor : Arief Rahman | August 11th, 2015 03:47 PM 15:47 WIB | Dibaca 2464 kali
Reading Must Become Culture of Children in Jakarta (Foto : Jhon Syah Putra Kaban /

To shape the quality of better Human Resources (SDM) in the future, reading diligently culture must be taught to early childhood.

"We should create reading diligently culture "

"We should create reading diligently culture, especially for children and teenager in order to realize reading culture in community, told Fahmi, Central Jakarta Administration people's welfare assistant, while opening the Jakarta Children Reading Day (Hanjaba) 2015 in Central Jakarta Library and Archive office, Tuesday (8/11).

Moreover, Fahmi continued, knowledge and intelligence are needed to compensate for the advance of technology and information in this globalization era. "So, not only the children, the teachers also need to be professional in creating model and learning process to support the student to compensate for curriculum development which improved continuously," he uttered.

Meanwhile, Central Jakarta Administration Library and Archive Office Head, Istaryatiningtias added, the activity will take place until Thursday (8/13) and will be enlivened with variety of competitions. "There is drawing competition which participated by 100 elementary students, 100 junior high school students participating summarize competition, creative writing competition participated by 50 senior high school students, storytelling participated by 50 students and 20 senior high schools students. Besides that, independence hero and historic buildings photo exhibition will also be shown there," he explained.