Tag: MOE

Human Rights Watch report decries Gov’t ‘surveillance’ on students’ laptops

Singapore—In an article published on Friday (Feb 5), Human Rights Watch said that the Government is infringing on the privacy of students through a...

ACS(I) student dies after fall, schools suspend activities involving heights

Singapore – The death of a 15-year-old student who fell from a height at Safra Yishun has  resulted in all schools suspending outdoor activities...

Transgender student rebuts Education Minister Lawrence Wong’s comments in Parliament

Singapore — The saga of alleged transgender discrimination continues as the student,  Ashlee, rebuts Education Minister Lawrence Wong's comments on the matter in Parliament...

Lawrence Wong: MOE will continue to deal with gender issues with sensitivity, compassion

Singapore—Education Minister Lawrence Wong addressed gender identity issues in Parliament on Monday (Feb 1). The topic has been in the news of late, with the...

AWARE says MOE did not respond adequately to transgender student Ashlee’s complaints

The Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE) called out the Ministry of Education on Wednesday (Jan 27) and urged it to look...

JUST IN: 3 people arrested for protesting in support of LGBTQ+ students

Singapore -- Three people protesting in support of LGBTQ+ students were arrested outside the Ministry of Education (MOE) building in Buona Vista on Tuesday...

Petition against MOE implementing a device management application on each student’s laptop

Singapore — A petition has been launched against the Ministry of Education (MOE) implementing a device management application (DMA) on each student's laptop.   There has...

Young girl who attempted suicide urges PM Lee, MOE to respond to bullying

Singapore — After a suicide attempt due to being bullied by some boys, a young girl wrote a letter to Prime Minister Lee Hsien...

Education Ministry’s “principle of equal misery” has gone too far in this pandemic

A reader has submitted the following letter for publication in Independent SG: You may be aware that the Ministry of Education has a "principle of...

Lawrence Wong: “Overwhelmingly positive” feedback on secondary school reforms

Singapore -- Mr Lawrence Wong, who was appointed Minister for Education on July 25, has commented on the move away from streaming to Full...
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