Children with special needs get enhanced learning opportunities and support at SJK(C) Sin Min thanks to YTL Foundation’s Smart Frog Classroom.
As a Malaysian parent it is not easy embracing the Australian education system as you sometimes feel your kids are not doing enough, writes Ghaz Ramli.
Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik once again literally put the shoe in his mouth when he announced the Cabinet had approved an increase in matriculation places from 25,000 to 40,000 while retaining the 90:10 quota system.
Following uproar over mandatory PTPTN salary deductions, Education Minister Maszlee Malik said the Income-Contingent Loan Repayment scheme will now be put on hold. Flip flop decisions don’t make the decision makers look pretty.
Those in the early childhood education field, school and university level are working at their own pace, leaving children to fend for themselves.
Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad says a single schooling system will promote unity but admits government cannot do away with vernacular schools unless rakyat asks for it.
Education that enhances the cognitive skills of its citizens is the bedrock of the nation.