Reflections on “Sewing the seeds of Kindness”

Reflections by students from Singapore Sports School – by Ms Lisa Ong, SST teacher What were your initial thoughts when you were invited to sew a felt donkey for SPANA? 1. “Initially, I didn’t think this project would help SPANA much and would be a failure because many of us can’t sew well and would…

Sewing the seeds of kindness….World Animal Day 2011

What a contrast of sorts…Sports guys and gals sewing felt donkeys for a good cause. If you think sewing are for wimps, think again…the students at Singapore Sports School have been busy stitching donkeys to raise awareness for World Animal Day, which was celebrated on 10th Oct 2011 at SSS. Here is the story as…

The volunteer media team@Qi Global: What a fantastic group of guys!

It was a most pleasant encounter of sorts when I was introduced to the volunteer media team comprising of six boys from Singapore Polytechnic, a veteran film maker – Joshua Wong and Arif Khan, a recent graduate of Singapore Management University and formerly from SP. The boys were Year 2 students studying Visual Effects and Motion…

21st Century Competencies for your child

The MOE corporate brochure, which is available for anyone to download, is a reassuring document to many who are seeking a Singapore Education for their children. According to the document, Singapore’s education system is ranked, No 1 in terms of the ability to meet the needs of a competitive economy in The Global Competitiveness Report. Singapore students…