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What is work all about? What are human beings for?

Aung San Suu Kyi described spore’s education system as “workforce-oriented”. She added, “That made me think, what is work all about? What are human beings for? What are human lives about?” (ST, 24/9/2013) : )

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My personal views on the changes to the education system (PSLE, DSA) announced at NDR 2013

I was interviewed by the media yesterday about my views. Since the televised version of it is just one minute, I will write my full answers here plus extra perspectives. : ) Q1. How was it like when you had … Continue reading

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The real cause of stress in our education system …

The cause of stress in our education system is not from within the education system itself. It is not the amount of homework, tests, exams or tuition. It is also not the level of difficulty of our exam papers. The … Continue reading

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PAVED WITH GOOD INTENTIONS (by Colin Goh & Joyceln Woo)

PAVED WITH GOOD INTENTIONS: How living in New York has illuminated for us the difference between the Singaporean Dream and the Singaporean Plan By Colin Goh & Joyceln Woo Yen Yen Former lawyer turned writer/cartoonist Colin Goh and educator Joyceln … Continue reading

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