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  1. PSLE results day at Bendemeer Primary School

    Commentary: These PSLE changes won’t fix our national obsession with academic achievement

    Is the education system evolving fast enough? NIE’s Jason Tan dissects the concerns over the new PSLE scoring model.
  2. Edgefield Secondary

    Commentary: The start of subject-based banding - is grouping classes by CCAs the best option?

    Grouping students based on CCAs may end up inadvertently segregating classes of students along socioeconomic, racial and gender lines, says NUS’s ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. Release of PSLE results at St Hilda’s Primary School on Nov 22, 2013. Photo : Ernest Chua

    Students to be graded on 'achievement levels' in PSLE from 2021

    Students taking the PSLE will be graded with Achievement Levels (AL) of 1 to 8 in each subject, with their final score made up of the sum of these ...