My own “aha” moment – Educate, Education and Learning

Recently I was conducting this lesson with my poly students using the PBL approach. I had 3 classes of year 1 students and we spent a day each talking about these issues. Hey, to an educator, that is a fantastic time. I have always wondered how our students felt about education, being educated and learning….

What’s your PSLE score?

For any parent who has been staying in Singapore for a while, these four letters “PSLE” will definitely ring a bell. The PSLE means Primary School Leaving Examinations. Nothing very special yet it may conjure images of fear, dread, happiness, exuberance, anxiety, sleepless nights and even be marked as the D-day for many students and…