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All smiles: Some of the students with their examiners after the exam.

Trinity young performer certificates

20 August 2014

SIBU: Trinity College London has recently conducted a Young Performers Certificate assessment and communication skills examination at Mrs Dong Kindergarten and A+ Tuition Centre.

The Research Centre for Sustainable Technologies at Swinburne Sarawak. - ZULAZHAR SHEBLEE / THE STAR

Swinburne University, Sains set on joint research

19 August 2014

KUCHING: Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus has joined forces with Sarawak Information Systems Sdn Bhd (Sains) to conduct research on two projects costing about RM600,000.

SJK (T) Bukit Darah in Sungai Buloh students study inside a hot steel contena which has become their classroom due to lack of space.

School to be built this year

19 August 2014

THE Government has assured the residents of Serendah, Hulu Selangor, that their new school — SJK (T) Ladang Minyak, Bestari Jaya — will be built this year.

Giving way: SJK(T) St Joseph in Sentul, Kuala Lumpur was built in 1924 on wooden stilts. Today, the school still stands on the same wooden stilts. - filepic

Upgrading starts at two schools

19 August 2014

SINCE Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak approved RM100mil under the 2012 Budget, for the maintenance and upgrading of 223 Tamil schools nationwide, upgrading work has only started in two schools.

Together we learn: SK Keratong Empat students reading the Book of Convention of the Young Doctors Club with the 
mascots at the 
closing ceremony of the symposium. 
- Bernamapic

Raising health awareness among students

19 August 2014

KUANTAN: Guidance teachers play a crucial role in ensuring that the objectives of the Young Doctors Programme in schools are met.

Ministry to aid Pugsom students

19 August 2014

KUALA LUMPUR: The Education Ministry will work with Perdana University to resolve problems faced by its students at the Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine (Pugsom).

Brief Caption:Author of 'Pentalements',Tey Feng Nian from Penang Free School (PFS) at the Book Worms event at PHT in Penang on 16/08/14/ The Star/Lim Beng Tatt.

Authors in their own write

18 August 2014

TWO students from Penang Free School (PFS), not content with just being bookworms, have tried their hand at producing their own stories.

Creative thinking: The winning SMK Sultan Abu Bakar team showing their creation, the Dreamgazer, to Shaharuddin during the competition.

SMK Sultan Abu Bakar team crowned state champions

18 August 2014

KUANTAN: It is said that third time’s the charm. But for the SMK Sultan Abu Bakar team, participating for the second time in the RHB-The Star Mighty Minds National Challenge is good enough for them to become state champions.

Lessons from recent events

17 August 2014

Teachers and parents should be encouraged to discuss current issues to stimulate young minds and encourage higher order thinking skills.

Inclusive education a must: Universiti Malaya deputy vice-chancellor (Academic and International) Prof Dr Mohd Hamdi Abd Shukor, Dr Cogburn, and Yap at the roundtable talk. - Courtesy of Universiti Malaya

Enabling pathways for the disabled

17 August 2014

People with disabilities can be productive if they receive the support they need from society

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