Thinking Slowly About Education in Singapore

The Huffington Post – Fernando Reimers “This year I was honored to be appointed the CJ Koh Visiting Professor at Singapore’s National Institute of Education. In my research on how different nations define the competencies that young people need to...

6 Reasons Why Singapore Math Might Just Be the Better Way

The 74 Million Reasons to Talk About Education – Mark Keierleber “Since the 1980s, schools in Singapore have taken an innovative approach to teaching elementary math — a curriculum that focuses on problem solving with pictures and diagrams. Before the...

NIE researcher aims to shed light on art of writing science answers

The Strait Times – Amelia Teng “THEY may know their science, but some young students have not mastered the art of providing the answers that teachers look for in exam scripts. They end up using the wrong words, even when they know the correct answer. This...