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by LLK
Thu Jan 05, 2012 3:17 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Newspaper Article: Sorry, your child is not bright enough
Replies: 93
Views: 11797

Re: Newspaper Article: Sorry, your child is not bright enoug

In my opinion, Learning Lab is an enrichment centre, and not a tuition centre. That is the difference.
by LLK
Sun Jan 01, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: A level in 3rd language and Music
Replies: 19
Views: 5046

Re: A level in 3rd language and Music

Yup, I took Jap for my A Levels. The workload is really hard though, the whole level only has about 30+ students I think. It's really hard to get A because there's half-Japanese/Japanese students who never show up for class but will get full marks. And any idea if it is difficult to get distinction...
by LLK
Sun Jan 01, 2012 5:56 pm
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: A level in 3rd language and Music
Replies: 19
Views: 5046

Re: A level in 3rd language and Music

I'm not sure how many people actually "fail" the subject though. Basically for prelims, we get bad grades like E but for A's most people get Bs. Only 1 guy in my class got A (he's not Japanese but he's crazy about Jap). At least on the bright side you won't do terribly for third lang. I think you c...
by LLK
Thu Dec 29, 2011 10:14 pm
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: A level in 3rd language and Music
Replies: 19
Views: 5046

Re: A level in 3rd language and Music

Yup, I took Jap for my A Levels. The workload is really hard though, the whole level only has about 30+ students I think. It's really hard to get A because there's half-Japanese/Japanese students who never show up for class but will get full marks. May I know is it true that student can only take e...
by LLK
Thu Dec 29, 2011 10:07 pm
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: A level in 3rd language and Music
Replies: 19
Views: 5046

Re: A level in 3rd language and Music

Hello, I went on with with a Bachelor in Fine Arts and Minor in Music. I did not do a Bachelor in Music as those offered locally are mainly for Performance based and 1) I'm not that much of a performance based musician, 2) cannot afford overseas music programs (e.g. Music Technology etc.). However,...
by LLK
Fri Dec 23, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: A level in 3rd language and Music
Replies: 19
Views: 5046

Re: A level in 3rd language and Music

Hello, I'm currently a Music Teacher and I went through the Music at 'O' levels and A level MEP and as of the school requirements, you would not require to take Music or MEP at O Levels to do so in JC. They do have a grade 8 requirement but usually they would go through some talks with the students...
by LLK
Fri Dec 23, 2011 4:04 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Raffles Girls' School (Secondary) [*IP]
Replies: 6510
Views: 1202110

Re: Raffles Girls' School (Secondary) [*IP]

The students leaders must have already done their very best to help parents and Sec 1 girls. Not forgetting that they are young and are still learning.............
by LLK
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:59 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Dunman High School (Junior High)
Replies: 4154
Views: 926442

Re: Dunman High School [*IP]

Feedback from some students and parents that the Principal of DHS is indeed a very driven educator.
by LLK
Thu Dec 22, 2011 2:01 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Nanyang Girls' High School [*IP]
Replies: 2649
Views: 727389

Re: Nanyang Girls' High School [*IP]

It is confirmed 262 this year for NYGH, as reported in Zaobao today
by LLK
Thu Dec 22, 2011 1:56 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: COP for IP schools
Replies: 5
Views: 2757

COP for IP schools

The list of COP for IP schools for this year is in today's Zaobao. NYGH, RGS and RI are top of the list.