Trisha Craig

Not yours for the taking

Plagiarism, or taking other people’s words and ideas and passing them off as one’s own, has burst into the news in the past week. While many universities around the world...

Mind the word gap

Singaporean parents famously spare no expense when it comes to ensuring their children’s educational success, with estimates that up to 90 per cent of youngsters take tuition...

Let kids play, give teachers trust

Let kids play, give teachers trust

Wednesday’s announcement by Education Minister Heng Swee Keat that the Ministry of Education (MOE) will, for the first time, become directly involved in establishing and running...

What family-friendly really means

What family-friendly really means

The Government deserves a great deal of credit for its much-anticipated White Paper on Population that has initiated a frank conversation on Singapore’s future, and has shown...