Daily Archives: 2011-01-10

Unanswered questions about MOE’s SERI Committee report

by Lisa Li In December 2010, Singapore’s Ministry of Education (MOE) published an extensive report by the Secondary Education Review and Implementation (SERI) Committee, which conducted seven focus group discussions in Singapore’s schools and studied education systems in Australia, China, Germany, Japan, the Nordic countries, UK, US and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme. It is evident that much …

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Cheap meals under threat

The following is an excerpt of an article first published in The Star by Seah Chiang Nee THE deepening trend of price increases in Singapore appears to be laying siege to the remaining bastion of cheap eating – the small food stall. I am referring to the thousands of small eating places in neighbourhood coffee shops and hawker centres that …

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