Many at risk from fierce competition. -The Nation/ANN
Poem about teacher slashing, shooting students in school draws mixed reaction from parents. -TNP
SMU announced that the appointment of Professor Lily Kong, will take effect in September. -ST
For Singapore to top the world's most comprehensive education rankings should give its educators, students and parents both cause for cheer and reason for pause. -ST
Low fees for private lessons attract students from a variety of countries, including Russia and China. -Nikkei Asian Review
Those who gain priority admission to schools based on distance need to live at the address for at least 30 months from the start of the Primary 1 registration exercise. -ST
The education system should find ways to address some of its problems instead of just praising its own accomplishments: Teacher's unions. -Korea Herald/ANN
Their mobile app, which aims to reduce food waste, was picked as the winner by judges at the finals of Shell Ideas360. -AsiaOne
Under the home-school distance priority scheme, students who have managed to get places in primary schools are required to live in the address for at least 30 months from the start of the exercise. -...
Children whose parents were professionals were exposed to far more spoken words. -ST