• Child Development Account (CDA) outreach efforts to support young children from disadvantaged families

    Child Development Account (CDA) outreach efforts to support young children from disadvantaged families

    MOE, MSF, PA and SINDA announced the details of the Child Development Account (CDA) outreach efforts to encourage disadvantaged families who have yet to set up a CDA for their child to do so. Once the account is set up, the Government will disburse the $3,000 CDA First Step into the CDA and also match savings that go into the CDA. The money in the CDA can be used to defray child-raising expenses such as preschool fees and medical bills at Baby Bonus Approved Institutions (AIs).

  • Arrangements for Schools and Institutes of Higher Learning in Phase Two

    Arrangements for Schools and Institutes of Higher Learning in Phase Two

    As Singapore transits into Phase Two of post-Circuit Breaker, students from all levels will return to school daily from 29 June 2020, while Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) will progressively increase the number of students allowed back on campus at any one time for face-to-face learning, while maintaining a significant amount of online learning. Schools and campuses will continue to adhere to safe management measures to keep students and staff safe.

  • Email Scam Alert

    Email Scam Alert

    Beware of email scam impersonating MOE officials purportedly asking for quotations, credit terms or purchase of goods. Read more.

  • 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.

  • 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.


Features

Back to School Measures to safeguard students

Schools will ensure that safe management measures are in place to keep students safe.

Director-General of Education Mr Wong Siew Hoong on Heading Back to School

As students head back to school after two months, the Director-General of Education, Mr Wong Siew Hoong assures students and parents that the curriculum will not be rushed or compressed.

Director of Schools Ms Liew Wei Li on the Safe Opening of Schools

“Adversity can produce tenacity. Adversity can also produce audacity. Because we have found new ways of learning,” says Ms Liew Wei Li, Deputy Director-General of Education (Schools).

What I learnt during Home-Based Learning

While our children picked up new tech skills and got used to Home-Based Learning, what did the parents learn? Michelle Wee, mother of six children (three in primary and secondary school) reflects.

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