Education

5 Factors Other Than Prestige Parents Should Consider When Picking a Secondary School for Their Child
5 Factors Other Than Prestige Parents Should Consider When Picking a Secondary School for Their Child
To truly kiasu parents, the most important factors when choosing a primary school for their kids are the ...
14 February 2018
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My First Skool Raises Fees – Are Parents Paying Too Much?
Your child may not be old enough for you to worry about tuition just yet, but get ready to pay all the ...
20 January 2018
5 Things to Do Before You Leave Singapore to Study Abroad
5 Things to Do Before You Leave Singapore to Study Abroad
Every year, thousands of Singaporean students say goodbye to their families at Changi Airport and leave ...
8 January 2018
4 Money Saving Tips for Uni Students Starting a New Semester
4 Money Saving Tips for Uni Students Starting a New Semester
A new semester has just started, and after an entire month of YOLO you’re now back on campus and faced ...
3 January 2018
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Should Expats Enrol Their Child in a Local or International School in Singapore?
The Singapore education system is known for producing top scorers in the PISA test, and for being extremely ...
9 November 2017
8 Ways Singaporeans Studying Overseas Can Make the Most of Their Stint Abroad
8 Ways Singaporeans Studying Overseas Can Make the Most of Their Stint Abroad
Every year, thousands of young Singaporeans hug their families at Changi Airport as they leave to study ...
26 October 2017
How is the Definition of Success Changing in Singapore?
How is the Definition of Success Changing in Singapore?
For several decades, the Singapore model of education worked very well. We churned out students proficient ...
24 October 2017
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6 Perks and Extra Services You Can Get From Tuition Centres in Singapore
Tuition is such big business in Singapore that it’s not enough for tutors and tuition centres to promise ...
9 October 2017
5 Things That Can Save Parents of School-Going Children Time and Money
5 Things That Can Save Parents of School-Going Children Time and Money
There comes a time in every parent’s life when they realise that the reason for their overpowering eyebags ...
6 October 2017
2 Things Undergraduates Should Do to Find a Fulfilling Career Path Without Being Too Impractical
2 Things Undergraduates Should Do to Find a Fulfilling Career Path Without Being Too Impractical
Why get a university education? To broaden your horizons, explore your passions, pick up life skills that ...
2 October 2017
3 Ways Singaporean Parents Can Save Money on Their Kids’ Education
3 Ways Singaporean Parents Can Save Money on Their Kids’ Education
Raising a kid in Singapore is expensive, but Singaporeans make it even more expensive than it has to be ...
20 September 2017
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5 Reasons Why Being a MindChamps Education Advisor Is Perfect If You’re Looking To Boost Your Income
With everything in Singapore getting more expensive even as we speak, the pressure to supplement one’s ...
15 September 2017
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7 Businesses That Have Popped Up to Serve Students and Kiasu Parents
For many Singaporeans, an easy way to make cash on the side is to profit from stressed out students and ...
12 September 2017
4 Easy Ways Young Singaporeans Should Start Educating Themselves Financially
4 Easy Ways Young Singaporeans Should Start Educating Themselves Financially
When you stop learning, you stop living—quite literally in Singapore, actually, as you need to constantly ...
21 August 2017
Here’s What Singaporean Parents Are Looking For in a School
Here’s What Singaporean Parents Are Looking For in a School
What strikes frustration into the heart of every MOE teacher? More than their young students, it’s parents ...
25 July 2017
How Can Parents Help Children Be Ready for Jobs That Don’t Even Exist Yet?
How Can Parents Help Children Be Ready for Jobs That Don’t Even Exist Yet?
Kids these days don’t have it easy. They feel so much pressure to get good grades in the PSLE and get into ...
11 July 2017
Is Doing an Overseas Foundation Studies Course Instead of the A Levels a Good Idea?
Is Doing an Overseas Foundation Studies Course Instead of the A Levels a Good Idea?
Every so often, you meet a Singaporean girl who’s already a degree holder at the ripe old age of twenty. ...
5 July 2017
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4 Ways Singapore Schools Can Teach Students to Manage Money
There are some countries where all you need to do is work hard at your job, and the state will take care ...
4 July 2017
3 Ways Singapore’s Education System Fails to Prepare Students for the Future
3 Ways Singapore’s Education System Fails to Prepare Students for the Future
What is the purpose of an education? The Singapore government has always been resolute about the fact that ...
31 May 2017
5 Things You Must Do If You’re Graduating This Year
5 Things You Must Do If You’re Graduating This Year
The mid-year holidays are here, which for many tertiary students means it’s time to suit up for an internship, ...
30 May 2017
6 Tips That Can Help University Students
6 Tips That Can Help University Students
As a university student, you’re unlikely to have to worry about home loans and babies. But money, or the ...
11 May 2017
5 Reasons Good Grades Don’t Necessarily Mean Your Child Will Succeed in Life
5 Reasons Good Grades Don’t Necessarily Mean Your Child Will Succeed in Life
Ah Boy has an army of tutors towering over him every day after school, making sure he scores those As. ...
28 March 2017
3 Dangerous Beliefs the Singapore Education System Instills in Students
3 Dangerous Beliefs the Singapore Education System Instills in Students
The Singapore education system is great at churning out top-scorers, later to become doctors, lawyers, ...
21 March 2017
Should You Send Your Kids to An Elite Affiliated Primary School?
Should You Send Your Kids to An Elite Affiliated Primary School?
Primary 1 registration is a nail-biting time for kiasu parents islandwide—especially those who don’t want ...
20 March 2017
4 Edutech Startups Singaporean Students and Parents Should Look Out For
4 Edutech Startups Singaporean Students and Parents Should Look Out For
The amount of resources that get poured into making sure the kids of Singapore pass their exams is nothing ...
6 March 2017