Tag Archives: MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

Close Down Useless Stat Boards Like Science Centre Singapore

Looking at the way Singapore Government spends its money, I think there is a lot of room for improvement. There are many statutory boards that can be privatised and should belong to the private sector,such as Science Centre Singapore. Science centre singapore is a statutory board under MOE. They got approximately 70 million dollars of grants from the govt in the past 2 FYs under operating grants from govt and grants from other govt agencies. Cant this 70million dollars be used more prudently for other uses like building better school infrastructure or healthcare, building more ICU units?

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MOE LOOKS TO EXTEND COMPULSORY EDUCATION TO KIDS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

This is an issue close to my heart and for some of you out there too. It's something we have been working on. The Ministry of Education, Singapore's plan to include children with Special Educational Needs in the Compulsory Education Act is a huge step in making Singapore a more inclusive society. The changes to the Compulsory Education Act support the recommendation in the Second Enabling Masterplan for more support in enabling children with special needs to access education in both mainstream and Special Education (SPED) schools

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MOE LOOPHOLE UNFAIRLY ADVANTAGES FOREIGNERS OVER S’PORE KIDS

We have a system for childrens of returning Singaporeans from overseas to be emplaced in a equivelant level in a school, which ease the stress for the parents when the whole family return from overseas assignment. However, this system has been exploited by new citizens from certain countries, recently.

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