Childcare industry to get association, code of practice Oct22

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  SINGAPORE – A new association has been formed for owners and training providers of early childhood centres here. Called the Association of Early Childhood and Training Services (ASSETS), the organisation will aim to be an industry group which promotes early childhood education in...

Early Childhood Education in Singapore Oct13

Early Childhood Educ...

From today, Singapore will see the formation of a new association for early childhood centre owners and training providers. Known as the Association of Early Childhood and Training Services or ASSETS, it aims to be the voice of the industry by advancing and promoting early childhood education...

Holistic Learning in Singapore Oct11

Holistic Learning in...

The Education Minister has called for the importance of primary schools to offer pupils a range of activities and programmes early on so that they have access to a variety of experiences before deciding to specialise in one area. This move is seen as a push towards holistic learning from...

Education and Child Care in Singapore Oct02

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People living in Singapore often come from diverse cultural backgrounds, making for a multi-ethnic society. As an expat, you’ll enjoy Singapore’s diversity and its luxurious lifestyle. InterNations has provided us a brief insight into neighborhoods, education, and other aspects of expat...

Singapore moves to improve pre-school education Sep08

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Singapore’s Ministry of Education (MOE) and the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (MCYS) jointly announced a new project that aims to enhance the preschool program across the country. An Implementation Committee for Enhancing Pre-School Education (ICEPE)  is currently...

Pre-school syllabus be nationalised? Sep06

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WILL there be exams for pre-school students? The Ministry of Education (MOE)and the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports announced last Thursday that it would outline learning goals for children by the time they complete kindergarten. These guidelines will be made available to...