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early childhood education

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  1. Commentary: In pre-school boost, parents are the missing critical players

    Singapore is doubling down on pre-school education and building up a core of pre-school teachers. NIE’s Nirmala Karuppiah argues that parents are ...
  2. MOE to open 13 new kindergartens in 2019 and 2020

    The kindergartens will be in areas with high demand, including Punggol, Sengkang and Yishun.
  3. Commentary: How far should we go to identify radicalised individuals?

    As the threat of terrorism looms large, Singapore should welcome a stronger response says RSIS' Dr Jolene Jerard. But how do we ensure we do not ...
  4. 2 programmes to tackle manpower crunch in early childhood sector introduced

    One programme is targeted at early childhood operators to help them implement good HR practices and the other initiative aims to build a pool of ...
  5. No child's play: Making playgrounds safer for children in Singapore

    New safety standards will be issued in the first half of 2017. It comes as more playground-related accidents are seen at KK Women's and Children's ...
  6. New university scholarship for aspiring early childhood educators

    Previously only available for polytechnic and Institute for Technical Education students, the Early Childhood Development Agency Training Awards ...
  7. Apathy, complacency and mediocrity standing in the way of better solutions for society: Lien Foundation CEO

    Mr Lee Poh Wah went on 938LIVE's "On the Record" to discuss a raft of issues concerning children and the elderly, philanthropic organisations, and ...
  8. Social robots set to transform early childhood education in Singapore

    IDA is currently conducting its pilot study with the aim of testing the impact of social robots in the areas of collaborative play and interactive ...