As the premier preschool education provider, Smart Reader® Worldwide has produced top-quality and effective programmes. With great support exhibited by parents and franchisees in their educational programmes, the organisation continues to strive in improving literacy levels in children both local and abroad.  The brand has once again proved itself to be the leading Malaysian education brand as they penetrate new international markets. On 26 August 2018, Chief Executive Director, Dato’ Sri Dr. Richard Ong and Group Executive Director, Datin Sri Dato’ KH. Wang visited the Smart Reader Kids® franchise in Melbourne for a fun-filled family day.

In addition, a momentous event had taken place during the day as the directors signed a Master Franchise Agreement with the new partners from China, Mr. Tim Chen and Dato’ Joon Ong. Witnessing the occasion was Consul General for Malaysia in Melbourne, Mr Westmoreland Palon, Managing Director Perbadanan Nasional Berhad, Dato’ Syed Kamarulzaman Dato’ Syed Zainol Khodki Shahabudin, Consul Trade Commissioner, Puan Jamilah Bt Ibrahim, Senior Director of Trademark and Geographical Indication Division(MyIPO), Puan Norainan Bt Abd Latip, Director of Co-operation Development Division (KPDNKK), Encik Jafri B. Embok Taha, Senior Assistant Director of Franchise Development Division (KPDNKK), Puan Nurulakmal Bt Md Hassan and Senior Assistant Director (KPDNKK), Encik Shahrin B.Ismail.

Mr. Tim Chen and Dato’ Joon Ong (from left) showing the Master Franchise agreement as witnessed by Smart Reader Worldwide® Chief Executive Officer, Dato Sri Dr. Richard Ong, Consul General for Malaysia in Melbourne, Mr Westmoreland Palon and Managing Director Perbadanan Nasional Berhad, Dato’ Syed Kamarulzaman Dato’ Syed Zainol Khodki Shahabudin.

The education industry has progressed tremendously over the years. In recent times, education approaches have begun to integrate technology in lessons. Technology has been shown to play a positive role in children’s development and learning when used effectively. With the help of experienced academic professionals, Smart Reader Worldwide®, the nation’s leading early childhood education provider, has developed tech-based applications that will not only transform the teaching and learning processes, but also improve the management of the centre’s administration to closely monitor students’ safety, well-being, and progress in school.

Introducing the new and innovative schooling system, the Smart Kinder-Tech Programme and the Smart Student Management System. The Smart Kinder-Tech Programme enables children to enjoy stimulating and engaging lessons by utilising an interactive e-learning programme that can be accessed through various digital devices while the Smart Student Management System allows parents to access all information regarding their child, including live attendance, activities, and achievements at all times from a mobile application.

Smart Reader Kids® centres nationwide will open its doors for the members of public in conjunction with its nationwide open day, this 6th October 2018 from 2.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.. Parents are welcomed to visit one of the 300 centres nationwide and learn more about the international award-winning programmes, facilities and enrolment. For more information, call 03-6279 5555 or SMARTLine at 1300 885 555. Visit or Facebook and Instagram at smartreaderworldwide for more information.