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  1. FILE PHOTO: Students attend a lecture in an auditorium of a university in Munich

    Commentary: Where is the line between getting help on a school assignment and cheating?

    Students and teachers have different ideas of what construes academic misconduct, says Victoria University's Peter Hurley.
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    The Big Read: With mid-year exams scrapped, students rediscover joy of learning — yet old habits die hard

    Some parents say the removal of mid-year exams has no bearing on their children’s learning at home. Others, however, say it makes a difference — ...
  3. o level results file

    O-Level results to be released on Jan 14

  4. Student studying for a test.

    Commentary: Unprepared for that exam? Cramming won’t help

    But if all you want to do is retain the information until tomorrow, cramming might help. But you will have forgotten it in a week, says one ...
  5. ong ye kung file

    'Over-reliant on this security blanket': Ong Ye Kung addresses exam reduction concerns

    Speaking at a conference on Wednesday (Oct 3), Mr Ong said he was relieved that there was "no negative uproar" to the changes, which were ...
  6. PSLE

    Commentary: A hyper-competitive culture is breeding severe test anxiety among many students

    The cases one clinical psychologist has seen suggests the idea that academic achievement is a necessary ingredient to obtain lifelong success can ...
  7. primary school students first day of school 2018 (2)

    More time for 'meaningful things': Teachers, principals welcome reduction in school assessments

    Teachers and principals Channel NewsAsia spoke to welcome the reduction of exams in primary and secondary schools from next year. But some ...
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    Commentary: Negative thoughts over a bad exam grade aren't just harmful, they're also baseless

    Dwelling on those negative thoughts from unexpectedly bad exam results can make such a thinking pattern addictive, but there are ways to manage ...
  9. Father daughter family Singapore

    Commentary: Afraid your kids will catch HFMD? Don’t let modern day parenting be ruled by fear

    If we want our children to grow up courageous, resilient and independent, then parents must display these values in facing everyday challenges, ...