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Education

20 pct of SJKCs heading towards digital school status

SITIAWAN, Jan 16: About 20 per cent of 1,298 Chinese National Type Schools (SJKC) are heading towards becoming digital schools, according to Deputy Education Minister Datuk Chong Sin Woon. He said the trend had been rising since 2013 to attract students with facilities focusing on a more conducive and interactive learning environment. “I see this trend mainly in rural ...Full Article

Education Ministry to be restructured to give more power to JPN, PPD

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 10: The Education Ministry will be restructured to give more authority to the State Education Departments (JPN) and District Education Offices (PPD) in making decisions. Its minister, ...Full Article

Education is something that we should never compromise – Chandrakumanan 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9: National Public Complaints and Welfare Service Centre (PAR) chairman Datuk A. Chandrakumanan welcomed the decision made by Kedah State instructing schools to accept the intake of ...Full Article

India offers scholarships for Malaysian students

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 23: Meritorious Malaysian students interested in pursuing Bachelor, Master, Ph.D, or Dance and Music courses in India may apply for one of the three scholarships offered ...Full Article

Grand celebration for 2016 World Arabic Language Day in M’sia

BANGI, Dec 19: The 2016 World Arabic Language Day (WALD 2016) was celebrated on a grand scale here from Dec 16 to 18 with various activities held such as story-telling competition, ...Full Article

158 Tamil schools in Malaysia are government-owned    

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 15: A total of 158 out of 524 Tamil schools (SJKT) in the country are owned by the government, said Deputy Education Minister Senator Datuk Chong ...Full Article

80 pct of polytechnic graduates secure jobs    

ARAU, Dec 8: Eighty per cent of polytechnic students have landed jobs after completing their studies, said Polytechnic Education Department director (Professional Excellence), Dr Mohammad Naim Yaakub. He said ...Full Article

Teachers told to assure parents on accepting education system change    

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 28: Teachers have to improve additional skills such as effective communications to assure parents of accepting changes in the country’s education system. Education deputy director-general Datuk ...Full Article

Empower ECER: 73 pupils obtain 5As in 2016 UPSR    

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 28: A total of 73 pupils scored 5As or more in the 2016 Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) under the Empower East Coast Economic Region (ECER) ...Full Article

194 dilapidated Sarawak rural schools to be upgraded next year

KUCHING, Nov 21: Some 194 dilapidated rural schools in the state will be upgraded and maintained by the federal government next year. Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem said ...Full Article
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