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On Singapore’s ‘Obsolete’ Primary School System

This is a response to a heartfelt letter in the Straits Times, where the writer claimed primary schools are doing everything wrong. 1. On the “Necessity of tuition” Actually, tuition is not necessary. If parents believed the moe line, that … Continue reading

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Everybody’s Favourite Punching Bag Series: National Service

I regret not doing much better during NS 20-odd years ago. I regret not distinguishing myself during BMT. I regret not becoming a commissioned officer. I regret not trying to get a Sword of Honour. I had the opportunity and I … Continue reading

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