Marriage & Family

4 Things to Consider Before Living Near Your Child’s School

Singaporean parents want to provide their children the leverage in life through providing quality education. Some parents are willing to spend their savings to move to a property within proximity of their chosen primary school. The question remains, is it really worth it to move near your child’s school to increase his or her chances of getting in? #1: AMENITIES IN SCHOOL ZONES ARE PRICIER Living near your chosen primary school is convenient for commuting. However, being near the school

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Marriage & Family

Practical Tips To Manage Home-Based Learning

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, home-based learning was rolled out nationwide after schools have closed in April 2020. The safety guidelines encouraged schools and tuition centers to transition to HBL or online learning to educate their students. Simply put, HBL is having lessons and classroom interactions at home. Eventually, students went allowed back to school. Time passed and the rise in community cases led to the Ministry of Education’s decision to have a full home-based learning for students in primary schools,

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Business Solutions

Are International Schools Expensive: What You Need To Know

Most parents think all the international schools are expensive and the reason is because of the facilities it has to offer. Well, you can say that due to the facilities like swimming pool, music rooms, playgrounds are expensive to maintain, but this is not the only reason. So, why do international schools are expensive? The answer is simple. More than 80% of the student’s fees are given to the teachers in salary. Face it, you cannot recruit a good teacher

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Marriage & Family

Keep Yourself Busy With These Brilliant Stay-At-Home Ideas

Not all establishments are opening during Phase 1. This means that many Singaporeans are still working from home. Staying mostly indoors for long periods of time can take a toll on anyone. One way to get rid of the unpleasant feelings you have been having is to keep yourself busy. Here are five stay-at-home ideas that you can explore to spice up your days! #1: BOOST YOUR CHILD’S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE Increase your child’s grades by using technology to your advantage.

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Marriage & Family

Inexpensive At-Home Activities You Can Enjoy With Your Child

Kicking off the month of April is the new educational structure advised by Education Minister Ong Ye Kung. Last Friday, he highlighted that all schools will conduct one day of home-based learning in light of the recent spike in COVID-19 cases in Singapore. This re-structuring will help prepare the parents and students if more days of home-based learning will be necessary. Primary schools will conduct home-based learning o Wednesdays, Secondary schools will apply ths on Thursdays. The rest of the

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