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  1. Students in a classroom.

    Commentary: More British kids are learning Mandarin. Here's why

    Mandarin has been made increasingly easy to pick up across the United Kingdom, says UCL's Pro-Vice Provost Katharine Carruthers.
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    Commentary: HarbourFront library a leap in use of tech but librarians remain central to learning

    While artificial intelligence may improve our libraries, Assistant Professor Loh Chin Ee maintains that human intelligence is still a necessity.
  3. children MOE kindergarten

    Commentary: No excuses, your kid should be ready for math before kindergarten

    Basic math skills like counting, geometry and algebraic thinking can be easily mastered, say three experts in developmental psychology.
  4. Father daughter family Singapore

    Commentary: Protecting your kids from failure isn't helpful parenting

    Encouraging and supporting failure can make your child more resilient, better able to cope and help them grow, says one education expert.
  5. NTU graduates

    Commentary: A holistic university education must be community-oriented

    Singapore universities have done well in rankings but they need to instill civic consciousness in students in providing a well-rounded educational ...
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    Commentary: Why take up a postgrad education when I can Google almost anything?

    Does a postgraduate certification still offer a career advantage for working professionals in a digital world? NIE Associate Professor Chang Chew ...
  7. Father daughter family Singapore

    Commentary: The benefits of bilingualism go beyond knowing two languages

    Mastering a second language improves your functioning in ways not commonly discussed, says a language expert from NUS.
  8. primary school students

    Commentary: Go beyond financial aid to help our children succeed

    Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat’s announcement at Budget 2018 that more financial support will be available for students, particularly from ...
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    Commentary: The real culprit making our children dumb isn’t e-learning

    Is technology really making our kids dumb? EduEdge founder Edwin Edangelus Cheng discusses the approach towards learning educators and parents ...