Rebecca Rajaendram

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9 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Digital learning for all

MAXIS will now open its eKelas programme to include students from Year Six as well as Forms Four and Five.

9 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Unique teaching placements

Teaching assistants under the Fulbright programme return home after helping students in rural schools with their English proficiency

(From left) Arnold, Issa, Lee, Quinn, Soophia and Halfacre sharing a light moment at the showcase held at the Education Technology Division.
6 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tax relief for loan repayment

KUALA LUMPUR: Employers who help settle their employees’ National Higher Education Fund Corporation loans will receive a tax exemption Jan 1 onwards.

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2 Dec 2018 | 7:00 AM

Students: Black shoes not a problem

PETALING JAYA: Students feel that it will be easier for them to wear black shoes and socks to school and keep them clean.

29 Nov 2018 | 8:25 PM

Education Minister wants media to focus on ‘positive vibes’

SHAH ALAM: The media should focus on creating more educational content that will spread “positive vibes”, says Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik.

Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik (centre) visiting the exhibition after launching the Read@Uni programme at UiTM on Thursday (Nov 29). - Bernama
25 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Mum proves she can obtain double PhD

IT was a totally unexpected blessing when a PhD student discovered she was pregnant, twice, while completing a double PhD.

Dr Nor Kamaliana completed a double PhD.
22 Nov 2018 | 10:39 AM

Our swimming pools not suitable for student groups, says hotels association

PETALING JAYA: It is not a good idea to use hotel swimming pools for swimming lessons says the Malaysian Association of Hotels (MAH).

22 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Many not buoyed by hotel pool idea

HULU LANGAT: In a bid to promote water safety among children, Dr Maszlee Malik has urged hotels to allow schools to use their swimming pools. But many, even hoteliers, are deeply concerned over the safety aspect of such a move.

Good skill  to have: Dr Maszlee sharing a light moment with students at the launch of the module in  Hulu Langat.
18 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Platform to print

TWO students used to sleep in their car or nap in quiet corners on campus when they first started pitching their product to potential partners.

(From left) Pook, Wong and Chwa collecting the printouts at the Sprintla kiosk at Universiti Malaya.
18 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Making education a priority

Dr Maszlee Malik tells StarEducate why he won’t be ‘shoe’-ed away from fixing the nation’s education sector.

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