Malaysia’s national education system has become a source of Islamic indoctrination and racial bias. Regressive teaching methods and segregation are producing an angry and radical generation of young Malays, threatening the country’s national unity and stability.
Singapore’s unrivalled education system and professional opportunities are cementing its position as a leading destination for higher education in Asia.
A world-class education system and a wealth of study options make Singapore an alluring destination for international students.
The Philippines’ conditional cash transfer program is a boon for poor families, but it isn’t perfect.
At Education International’s 8th World Congress, democracy and human rights issues were front and centre. In a region mired in autocracy and rights abuses, the promotion of critical thinking will be crucial for democratic change.
Mahathir has quietly resurrected his PPSMI policy which required English to be used as the medium of instruction for maths and science. Some policies are better left dead.
The Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) has joined the ranks of the country’s prestigious autonomous universities. This brings a new approach to the top tier of the nation’s schools.
Private schools have boomed across Asia, but they are creating an elitist, two-tier education system which fails and marginalises children from lower income families.
Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailBy Dimitra Stefanidou Students enrolled for university education in an ASEAN country are being invited to take a semester of classes in another. This is…
Facebook0TwitterReddit0LinkedinemailBy Jolene Yeo “In Thai schools, a drill sergeant’s dream of regimentation rooted in the military dictatorship of the past, discipline and enforced deference prevail.”…