Sandhya Menon

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19 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

‘Police presence good for schools’

PUTRAJAYA: A bimonthly visit by police assigned to each school has helped reduce disciplinary problems, said Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching.

Fun time at school:Teo (in beige) at the launch of the ‘Jom Ke Sekolah’ programme at SK Putrajaya Presint 16 (1).
16 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Feb 24 deadline for feedback

PETALING JAYA: Parents and stakeholders who want to share their views on the proposed SPM timetable need to do so by Feb 24.

15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Concerns over tight SPM schedule

EXCLUSIVE:PETALING JAYA: The Education Ministry’s proposal to bring forward the SPM examinations this year to avoid the annual floods has opened up the floodgates.

15 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

Maszlee reveals plan to merge Science and Arts streams

PETALING JAYA: Streamless schools are the way forward.

13 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

No more boring school assemblies

KUALA LUMPUR: Students will not have the Monday blues, now that there is a module to make school assemblies more engaging.

60 years strong: Dr Maszlee (centre) celebrating the IPG’s 60th anniversary, said he hoped teachers would embrace the module.
10 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

TVET, the way forward

As the nation moves to the fourth Industrial Revolution, TVET plays a critical part.

Yeoh (left) and Junita share the stage during the forum.
10 Feb 2019 | 7:00 AM

A little taste of home

Chinese nationals share their traditions for celebrating the Spring Festival.

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30 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

TVET curriculum to simulate actual workplace, says Kula

PETALING JAYA: The Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) curriculum will soon simulate actual workplace situations.

27 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Preparing students for future challenges

SLEEPLESS nights and hours of brainstorming after lectures to refine their app was certainly worth it for Avienash Vilat and his teammates.

The CIMB 3D Conquest champions with (second row, sixth and fifth left) Tengku Zafrul and Hamidah and Prof Mohd Cairul (second row, second from left).
26 Jan 2019 | 7:00 AM

Teachers still handling clerical work despite circular

PETALING JAYA: Going by stories shared by teachers, they are still bogged down by clerical work.