Tag Archives: Cleaning Up

STUDENTS CLEANING CLASSROOMS IS NOW NATIONAL NEWS

Students having to clean their classrooms at the end of the day before dismissal also now becomes a piece of news. In fact, a Minister made this his crusade for kids to have "area cleaning" time before they leave for home. Kids nowadays are so privileged. Maybe they have never hold a broom, dusters and other cleaning tools before this. Of course, their maids will do all the cleaning for them, the kids will not know what cleaning up after means. Just over a generation ago, cleaning of classrooms was normal practice. We all had to do our part in making sure the classrooms are always swept, and rubbish always cleared, while the blackboards are always maintained before and after lessons.

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MANY CLEANERS WILL BECOME JOBLESS IF S’POREANS START TO CLEAN UP THEIR OWN MESS

I read your article about the rich tai tai who scolded her children for not clearing their own mess after dining at McDonalds. The disadvantage of clearing up after ourselves is we may be depriving a much needed job for the aunties and uncle hoping to gain employment after retirement. If we clear and tidy up the tables chairs and return it ourselves, there would be no need to hire cleaners.

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