Tag: PSLE

Parents weigh in on how the PSLE system pushes kids

Singapore—STORM Magazine hosted a webchat about the PSLE system on Wednesday, May 19, with two PSLE parents Jason Chiam and Sharon Goh, and education...

Lawrence Wong posts photo of his 1984 primary school report book, announces new PSLE...

Singapore—Adding a personal touch to the announcement of the new PSLE scoring system, Education Minister Lawrence Wong posted a picture on Facebook on Tuesday...

Covid-19 vaccine effect on kids being monitored; S’pore aims to vaccinate them in the...

Singapore – Education Minister Lawrence Wong announced on Sunday (Mar 21) that Singapore is closely monitoring ongoing trials for the safe use of Covid-19...

Activist says forget withholding results slips for non-payment; Singapore should move towards free education

Founder of Transitioning.org and social activist Gilbert Goh said that the ultimate goal for Singapore should be free education, and to move away from...

ST Poll: More than half of students who receive tuition begin at age 7...

Singapore—A new poll commissioned by The Straits Times (ST) has shown that more than half of the students who are enrolled in tuition lessons...

WP member asks Ong Ye Kung to look at his own ministry to understand...

Workers' Party member Yee Jenn Jong urged Education Minister Ong Ye Kung to look at his own ministry after the ruling party politician said the...

Scholarships are going mainly to Singaporeans not Indian nationals says MOE

Singapore—On Friday, December 6, the Ministry of Education (MOE) issued a clarification via its Facebook account to explain that contrary to what some may...

Ho Ching weighs in on PSLE certificate issue, “But why inflict this on the...

Singapore—The Chief Executive of Temasek Holdings and wife of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Ho Ching, has commented an issue that has been in...

Another mum writes to Ministry of Education on PSLE Math paper, saying, “I do...

The Ministry of Education (MOE) and Minister for Education Ong Ye Kung faced a huge backlash after Serene Eng-Yeo, a PSLE-taking student’s mother and...

Online petition urges MOE to change “overtly unfair” PSLE scoring system

Singapore — Concerned parents launched an online petition urging the Ministry of Education to reconsider the new scoring system of the Primary School Leaving...
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