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Letters 29 Feb 2016 | 12:00 AM Premium

A bilingual option for students


Education 07 Feb 2016 | 12:00 AM Premium

Vital to learn science

THE advancement of Science and Technology plays a pivotal role in our nation’s modernisation, industrialisation and development of our economic sectors.

Education 25 Oct 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Decision soon on hiring of English teachers from India

THE recruitment of trained English teachers from India under the School Improvement Specialist Coaches (SISC +) programme will be finalised soon. Deputy Education Minister P. Kamalanathan said in parliament that teachers would be placed in several rural schools across the country.

Education 02 Aug 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

On the right track

With improvements evident in several key areas, the nation’s education system is heading in the right direction.

Letters 03 Jun 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Correct flaws in education system

From SR2, Tampin

Education 31 May 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Scoring with an ‘F’

Consistently strong OECD and Pisa rankings have pushed Finland into the limelight. With the latest Pisa list expected next year, StarEducate speaks to experts to discover the ‘Finnish-factor’ behind the country’s education system.

Along The Watchtower 20 May 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

The bleak and bright side of our education

Malaysia may be getting dismal marks for education but there are dedicated people making a difference to improve scores.

Nation 16 May 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Education plan key to the future

PETALING JAYA: A systematic implementation of the Malaysia Education Blueprint will be key to the country’s future, said Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Directorate of Education and Skills director Andreas Schleicher.

Nation 15 May 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Malaysia at 52 in global school placing

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is placed 52 out of 76 countries in a global school rankings titled Universal Basic Skills: What Countries Stand To Gain published by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Develop­ment (OECD).

Nation 14 Mar 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Big money but little progress in education

SHAH ALAM: Malaysian students are surprisingly not on par with their foreign counterparts although the nation has one of the biggest allocations for education, Education Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said.