Tag: MOE

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...

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...

MP Ong Ye Kung advises fresh graduates to think out of the box and...

Singapore--Education Minister and MP for Sembawang Mr Ong Ye Kung on an episode of “MP Say What” talked about the kind of opportunities that...

Ong Ye Kung announces all students will return to school come June 29, netizen...

Education Minister Ong Ye Kung has announced that come June 29, all students will be returning to school daily. In response to this announcement,...

Mock praise for Ong Ye Kung after 4 students and 1 teacher test positive...

After four students and one teacher from different schools tested positive for Covid-19, Ong Ye Kung has found himself on the receiving end of...

“We must make sure schools continue to be safe”: Ong Ye Kung’s special message...

Singapore -- Although many expressed support in response to Education Minister Ong Ye Kung's recent video message to teachers on the eve of the...

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...

“Don’t end up like Josephine Teo”: Netizen cautions Ong Ye Kung

In response to another back to school update, a netizen recently reminded Singapore Minister for Education Ong Ye Kung not to downplay Covid-19. In...