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by jenao
Tue Jan 24, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 677382

Re: DSA 2017

From the RGS website, my understanding of DSA academic is to just look at one subject the student is good at right? Not overall 4 subjects, I think. :? :? From RGS website for DSA Academic: DSA ACADEMIC Applicant must be able to demonstrate interest and talent beyond the abilities of students in th...
by jenao
Sun Oct 04, 2015 10:07 pm
Forum: Music, Singing, Dancing, Speech & Drama
Topic: All About Choosing and Buying Pianos
Replies: 2295
Views: 568561

Re: All About Choosing and Buying Pianos

Hi, I would like advice on the following. I have been going around looking at used pianos and there are 20 odd yrs pianos that are imported from Japan that look like brand new, as though you bought it new from Yamaha. They keys, hammers, strings etc that look totally white or unused, no sign of dust...
by jenao
Fri Oct 02, 2015 10:45 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: How-To KiasuParents.com
Replies: 320
Views: 148323

Re: How-To KiasuParents.com

Ahh, ok got it. Thanks.
by jenao
Fri Oct 02, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: How-To KiasuParents.com
Replies: 320
Views: 148323

Re: How-To KiasuParents.com

How do you bookmark a thread. It use to have a bookmark button at the top of the thread but I do not see it anymore?

THanks.
by jenao
Mon Jul 20, 2015 11:58 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion
Replies: 2317
Views: 373509

Re: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion

I would like to speak up but having spoken to another mom who had an elder kid in the programme, she had even worst stuff to say, and another friend who is ex-gep teacher, I am not sure if it is the right thing to do. The impression I received thus far, esp for methods not taught for the topics to b...
by jenao
Mon Jul 20, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion
Replies: 2317
Views: 373509

Re: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion

Yes P4.
by jenao
Mon Jul 20, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion
Replies: 2317
Views: 373509

Re: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion

The teacher sheepishly admit that they miss it! :yikes: What would you do after hearing the explanation? A mom told her dc since not in sch of assessment, and they had not finish the topics to be tested, then it won't be in report book. Another mom did not even know abt the test until last night! :y...
by jenao
Mon Jul 20, 2015 10:52 am
Forum: GEP
Topic: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion
Replies: 2317
Views: 373509

Re: GEP - General Syllabus Discussion

Hi GEp parents, Would like comments from experienced parents on the following: 1) Schedule of assessment did not include test. It was overlook and missed out. Some ws for the topics to be tested was not marked and returned for revision prior to test. 2) Topics to be tested not fully covered eg probl...
by jenao
Tue May 26, 2015 12:42 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: GEP round 2 - possible outcomes?
Replies: 18
Views: 8839

Re: GEP round 2 - possible outcomes?

Nebbermind wrote: or the schools can always make the GEP's GAT results inconsequential!! :evil:
Hushhhhh! Donch pecah lobang!
by jenao
Tue May 26, 2015 12:07 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: GEP round 2 - possible outcomes?
Replies: 18
Views: 8839

Re: GEP round 2 - possible outcomes?

I think the direction would have come from MOE so that GEP would not be "seen" to have advantage but the outcome of the selection of GAT may still end up the same.