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  1. students classroom Singapore

    Levelling the playing field key in drive for better education system: MPs, NMPs

    In discussing the motion “Education for Our Future”, members revived the debate on abolishing PSLE, elitism at top secondary schools and reviewing ...
  2. Ong Ye Kung

    Lift the bottom, not cap the top: Minister Ong Ye Kung outlines key principles on education system

    In a wide-ranging speech outlining the key principles of the education system, Mr Ong also explained why some "sacred cows" are not being slaughtered.
  3. Singapore came on top in the latest PISA survey that measures skills among high school

    Commentary: Scrap PSLE? The Singapore education system is not a free lunch

    We expect a lot from our education system but our discussions to shape its evolution must also consider and clarify the trade-offs, says one young ...
  4. NUS graduates at commencement ceremony

    Commentary: Is academic competition really necessary to be the best than we can be?

    Our education system has to reward more than just examination prowess. As individuals, we too need to learn to do the same or risk losing valuable ...
  5. O Level students

    Direct admission exercise for secondary schools, JCs begin

    Students planning to apply for early admission to the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) or polytechnics may do so from May and June respectively.
  6. File photo of students in classroom

    Secondary 1 posting results will be released on Dec 21

  7. secondary school students Singapore

    PSLE results: 98.4% of students make it to secondary school

  8. PSLE

    Commentary: Combating the culture of comparison with PSLE results

    Everyone wants their child to do well in the PSLE but how can we deal with grades in a healthy way? June Yong says parents should let their kids ...
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    2017 PSLE results will be released next Friday

  10. Jack Neo I Not Stupid was the 2002 social commentary on the tough Singapore education system

    Commentary: Are we still missing the point of education?

    The official narrative surrounding education has been changing, but is this powerful enough to uproot entrenched views in society, asks Channel ...