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lifelong learning

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  1. 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 ...
  2. Workers at Raffles Place - crop plastic bag guy out of pic on request

    Commentary: Agility, the secret skillset companies are looking to hire

    Businesses are looking for people with the technical skills to harness emerging technologies. But workers will miss the mark if they do not also ...
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    At 97, this Vietnamese grandma has mastered the Internet

    She Skypes, uses Facebook, and has spent her life fighting stereotypes with her hunger for learning new things.
  4. Pedestrians pictured in a downtown financial district of Singapore on January 29, 2013

    UK firm Ingeus to help unemployed professionals get back to work

    It is one of two overseas career matching providers that will help eligible jobseekers with customised career advice and coaching sessions in a ...
  5. SIM University

    SIM University renamed Singapore University of Social Sciences

    The name was chosen to reflect the university’s mission of “driving lifelong learning anchored in disciplines with a strong social focus”, says ...
  6. File photo of kids reading books

    Four new libraries to open in Singapore this year

    Located in Sengkang, Bukit Panjang, Tampines and Bedok, the new libraries will feature interactive digital displays, immersive storytelling ...
  7. SkillsFuture

    SkillsFuture Singapore's goal for 2017: Reach more Singaporeans

    380,000 Singaporeans benefitted from programmes under the SkillsFuture movement last year, 30,000 more than the year before. But SkillsFuture ...
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    New study to look at impact of lifelong learning on seniors

    The Duke-NUS Medical School's Centre for Ageing Research and Education will observe Singaporeans aged 50 and above over a 12-month period to ...
  9. Office workers walk to the train station during evening rush hour in the financial district of Sing

    Starting up, scaling up: The man who helped build JobsCentral

    In an exclusive piece for Channel NewsAsia, JobsCentral co-founder Lim Der Shing writes about the lessons he has learnt as someone who has not ...