11 Dec '13, 5am

Our education standard is shamefully low - by Lok Wing Kong (TMI)

by Lok Wing Kong The Malaysian Insider December 11, 2013 I have predicted long ago that the Education Blueprint 2013-2025 by the Education Minister will not be able to raise the standard of the education. My prediction is spot on when we were ranked 52nd out of 62 countries for TIMSS and is firmly entrenched at the bottom third place of the Pisa survey, worse than Vietnam. Singapore is in second place. The young students aged 11 and 12 years from Singapore are better than our 15 years old students in reading, speaking and general knowledge, etc. I therefore totally agree with former NST editor-in-chief Datuk A. Kadir Jassin that Muyiddin be replaced by the PM’s wife Rosmah Mansor who is more cable and efficient. Muhyiddin does not fit to be the Education Minister and in fact not fit to be in the cabinet. The Education portfolio is the most important one to any country and ...

Full article: http://blog.limkitsiang.com/2013/12/11/our-education-stan...

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