Tag: students

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Pandemic sends hunger rising in America, and children bear the brunt

by Chris Stein Before the pandemic closed her middle school and US immigration agents deported her father to El Salvador, Kimberly Orellana did not...

Redditors discuss prioritising schoolwork over students’ health

A recent post depicting what a student's day "should look like" has prioritised schoolwork over the health of students. After a Redditor shared this...

“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...

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...

NUS students doing exams remotely due to Covid-19 caught cheating

University students have reportedly been found to have cheated on a take-home exam. According to a recent article by The New Paper, in the wake of the...

11-year-old Malay school girl called “stupid and dump” by bullies

A netizen recently shared on Twitter the alleged racial bullying experiences of her younger sister. https://twitter.com/4YSLZ/status/1235824144597389317 A Twitter user with the handle @4YSLZ on Friday (March...

Primary 1 girl’s answers to maths questions go viral

Singapore — A Primary 1 girl's answers in her maths schoolwork have gone viral, prompting a serious online debate on the approach to education...

Chinese students defiant as university charter cuts ‘freedom of thought’

A top Chinese university has removed references to "freedom of thought" from its charter, triggering a rare act of student defiance, while two other...

Singapore parents face a challenge to change their viewpoint on grades to help relieve...

Singapore's highly regarded education system is among the best in the world, but it has also created a high-stress and high-pressure environment for children....

‘Say sorry, teacher!’

Justin is a hero among students. A video  – secretly shot with a handphone or even a tablet that the students were using in...