Tag: Ministry of education

Netizens slam MOE director-general for touting ‘resilience’ of RVHS students back in school

Singapore — After the shocking killing of a 13-year-old boy at River Valley High School on Monday (Jul 19) occurred, 97 per cent of...

Double-mutant coronavirus strain appears to be attacking children more: multi-ministry task force

Singapore – The double-mutant coronavirus variant, known as the new B1617 strain, first detected in India, has been observed to affect younger children more;...

Edgefield Secondary School to conduct home-based learning after student tests positive for Covid-19

Singapore – The Ministry of Health (MOH) announced on Saturday (May 1) that a 15-year-old student from Edgefield Secondary School (EFSS) was one of...

Lawrence Wong: MOE working with institutes to address issues of sexual misconduct

Singapore — In the wake of an NUS academic getting sacked due to allegations of sexual misconduct from two students, Education Minister Lawrence Wong...

Mixed responses from public on MOE’s ‘ring-fence’ approach in controlling Covid-19 among schools

Singapore – Education Minister Ong Ye Kung disclosed that they would be applying a "ring-fence" approach by putting Covid-19 confirmed cases on leave of...

How Covid-19 has spotlighted the “digital outcasts” in Singapore

In a commentary written for CNA, Anthea Ong shared her views on the ongoing issues Singapore is facing in this new digital age. She said...

“We cannot make attending school voluntary”: Ong Ye Kung to parents

Singapore -- Education Minister Ong Ye Kung has responded to concerns raised by parents on the gradual process of reopening schools as the country...

Parents to Ong Ye Kung: Keep home-based learning or have classes daily

Singapore -- The Government announced on Tuesday the lifting, in three phases from June 2, of circuit breaker measures including those for the education...

Ong Ye Kung: HBL will not be extended and June holidays will be brought...

SINGAPORE—Education Minister Ong Ye Kung announced on Facebook that the June school holidays will be moved up to begin on May 4, covering the...

Teacher makes innovative use of toy bricks for home-based learning

A Singapore teacher has been praised for rising to the challenge of teaching from home following the temporary closure of schools under circuit breaker...
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