Biography of the Author Foo Koong Hean

Foo Koong Hean

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  1. Nathanael, aged five years and one month, is sent to take a train by himself for the first time.

    Commentary: Should you let your 5-year-old run errands outside of home?

    Whatever your view about the errand a 5-year-old carried out to deliver a briefcase to his dad 17 MRT stations away, let's remember to give our ...
  2. OTRD full house hengs 2

    Commentary: Raising 7 children on S$3,000 a month in Singapore, and a tale of constructive parenting

    The Hengs’ story offer us a rare glimpse into what family life with more children looks like – but the story isn’t one of irresponsible parenting, ...
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    Commentary: Smaller families in Singapore, leading to unhealthy parenting styles

    Smaller families are changing the dynamics and styles of parenting in Singapore, argues Foo Koong Hean.