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Most N(A), N(T) students from pilot scheme achieved passes

Most N(A), N(T) students from pilot scheme achieved passes

13/2/2019 6:52:00 AM

Most N(A), N(T) students from pilot scheme achieved passes

He was the only Normal (Technical) student taking Chinese at the Express level in his school. Unity Secondary School's Keane Chua was also taking English at the Normal (Academic) level. Now 16, Keane, who will soon start a foundation programme at Republic Polytechnic to...

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Students in Normal courses in Sec 1 took subjects at higher level in 2018 as scheme rolls out to all schoolsSINGAPORE - He was the only Normal (Technical) student taking Chinese at the Express level in his school. Unity Secondary School's Keane Chua was also taking English at the Normal (Academic) level. Now 16, Keane, who will soon start a foundation programme at Republic Polytechnic to ready him for the pharmaceutical science course there, believes that having his language strengths recognised in secondary school gave him self-belief.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Normal (Academic) students pass subject-based banding testNormal (Academic) students from the pilot scheme 'performed comparably' with their peers from the O-Level cohort in last year's exams, said the Ministry of Education , with 90 per cent achieving passes. . Read more at straitstimes.com.

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Poly grad overcomes early struggles, feeling of inferiority to enter medical schoolMr Jacky Chun, 21, who is in his first year at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine of the National University of Singapore (NUS), regrets playing games instead of studying while in primary school. As a result, he lagged behind his peers after ending up in the Normal...

Normal (Academic) students pass subject-based banding testNormal (Academic) students from the pilot scheme 'performed comparably' with their peers from the O-Level cohort in last year's exams, said the Ministry of Education , with 90 per cent achieving passes. . Read more at straitstimes.com.

Students in Normal courses in Sec 1 took subjects at higher level in 2018 as scheme rolls out to all schoolsSINGAPORE - He was the only Normal (Technical) student taking Chinese at the Express level in his school. Unity Secondary School's Keane Chua was also taking English at the Normal (Academic) level. Now 16, Keane, who will soon start a foundation programme at Republic Polytechnic to ready him for the pharmaceutical science course there, believes that having his language strengths recognised in secondary school gave him self-belief.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

How police recovered $27m linked to China Ponzi schemeThe Commercial Affairs Department ploughed through reams of paperwork over two years to trace the money trail.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Singapore cops seize $27million linked to China Ponzi schemeAlmost two years of laboriously tracing a twisting and turning money trail paid off big-time for the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD). The Singapore police's white-collar crime unit had tracked the trail through numerous local and foreign bank accounts before connecting...