• 2020 Primary One Registration Exercise

    2020 Primary One Registration Exercise

    The 2020 P1 Registration Exercise will take place from Wednesday, 1 July to Friday, 30 October. In view of the COVID-19 situation, there will not be any in-person registration at schools for this year’s exercise. Changes will be made to the mode of registration for Phases 2A(1), 2A(2) and 2B, while Phases 1, 2C and 2C Supplementary will largely remain the same.

  • Arrangements for Schools and Institutes of Higher Learning at the End of Circuit Breaker

    Arrangements for Schools and Institutes of Higher Learning at the End of Circuit Breaker

    With the end of the Circuit Breaker (CB) period on 1 June 2020, we enter the phase of safe opening. The Ministry of Education (MOE) will progressively bring students back to schools and Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) from 2 June 2020, in a careful and safe manner.

  • Start of 2020 Early Admissions Exercise for the Institute of Technical Education and Polytechnics

    Start of 2020 Early Admissions Exercise for the Institute of Technical Education and Polytechnics

    The Early Admissions Exercise (EAE) for admission to the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and Polytechnics in 2021 will open for applications in May and June 2020 respectively.

  • Start of 2020 Direct School Admission Exercises

    Start of 2020 Direct School Admission Exercises

    The Direct School Admission (DSA) exercise for admission to secondary schools and junior colleges in 2021 will open for applications on 12 May 2020. To ensure the safety and well-being of our students and school personnel amid the COVID-19 situation, DSA schools will not hold any physical trials or face-to-face interviews as part of their DSA selection process. Instead, all interviews and selection for shortlisted DSA candidates will be done via electronic modes (e-modes).

  • Launch of #IAmBilingualSG Call for Projects

    Launch of #IAmBilingualSG Call for Projects

    The Lee Kuan Yew Fund for Bilingualism launched the #IAmBilingualSG Call for Projects today, to support the nurturing of bilingualism in young children at home.


Features

Supporting students on Leave of Absence

No one likes to be left out. Here’s how schools are helping students continue to learn and stay connected with school while on LOA. By secondary school teacher, Goh Hong Yi.

The key education initiatives to look out for

From enhanced bursaries to phasing out streaming, here are the key changes that happened this year to help prepare our students for the future.

Reading readiness

If your child’s heading to P1 and can’t read, take a leaf out of dad Sherwin Loh’s book.

Switching off to switch on

We worry about our kids spending too much time on electronic devices. But are mummy and daddy setting the example? Sherwin Loh looks up from his mobile device to share his thoughts on the magic that happens when he turns off his phone and switches on his daddy mode.

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