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Emily Chan

educate@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Emily Chan

3 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Nurturing multilingual pupils

SUBANG JAYA: When The Star sent a proposal for an education pullout sponsorship programme to LBS Bina Group years ago, Tan Sri Lim Hock San said they did not hesitate to jump on board.

20 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Building strong foundations

EDUCATION is key to the development of a country as it promotes economic growth and stability.

31 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Nation building through education

NUMEROUS awards line the walls of a room at Limkokwing University of Creative Technology near where its president’s office is found.

24 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Transforming lives

MARY KAY’S tagline, “Enriching women’s lives” is very much the core of what the direct-selling cosmetics and skincare giant does.




Posing with the pupils are (holding the mock cheque, from left to right) Mary Kay marketing director (Malaysia and Singapore) Karen Ng, Cho and Khor at SJK(C) Chung Hwa Damansara, Petaling Jaya. - IZZRAFIQ ALIAS /The Star
17 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Sharing tips for success

SK SUBANG Bestari 2 recently opened its doors to SK Sungai Buloh English panel head Nurhafizah Yaacob who shared her experience on using the Step Up education pullout by The Star.




Nurhafizah (left) receiving a token of appreciation from Md Hishamuddin after a sharing session at SK Subang Bestari 2 on how to utilise the Step Up pullout by The Star.
10 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Foundation to carry out CSR initiatives

Yayasan Petronas to focus on education, community well-being and development and the environment.

Dr Wan Azizah speaks to Faridah during the launch of Yayasan Petronas while Ahmad Nizam (left) looks on. -AZHAR MAHFOF/The Star
3 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Giving pupils a language boost

SOMETIMES, only a little nudge is needed to see resourcefulness and creativity in children shine.

17 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Bidding English teacher a fond farewell

Leela Rani Bachan Singh retires after 38 years in the teaching profession

Students gathered around Leela Rani (in orange) to take a group photo as she left the school on her retirement.
27 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

It all begins with a single step

The Star’s English education pullout makes waves of improvement in primary schools

Eager participation during an activity from Step Up (BM) at SK Sg Buloh.
25 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

MD: It pays to master English

PETALING JAYA: Having dipped into different industries such as construction, restaurant and rubber-tapping, Lim Pay Kaon knows the advantage of communicating well.

Paying it forward: Lim (second from left) presenting the mock cheque to Loo (third from left). Also present are Tricia (first from left) and Star Media Group manager, print department Yap Wan Ying.