Parent Seminar 2012: Transition to Secondary One

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Parent Seminar 2012: Transition to Secondary One

Postby fayetan » Fri Jul 27, 2012 3:19 pm

The Secondary School Education System
Mr Ong Kong Hong, Principal of Teck Whye Secondary School, will share what your child will be learning in secondary school and the different learning routes available.

Nurturing Your Child’s Aspirations through Education & Career Guidance
Mr Jeffrey Chan, Senior Specialist (Guidance), will share on how parents can help children discover their interests and develop their strengths, and guide them to make informed education and career choices.

Navigating the Teenage Years
Mr Richard Cheong, a certified family life educator, will share interesting insights into the different changes children will be facing, such as environmental, social and physical. He will also explore how parents can help with:
• Dealing with the Peer factor (How to deal with peer pressure)
• Adapting to Stress (The kind of stress that you will face in studies and changes)
• CPR parenting (CPR parenting model by Dr. Jerry Solomon)
Mr. Richard Cheong holds a degree in Counselling Psychology and a Diploma in Counselling and Communication with Edith Cowan University. He has more than 13 years of experience in marriage counselling, as well as in children and teens issues. Richard has been interviewed on News Radio 93.8FM and Channel U. Mr. Richard Cheong is happily married with three children.

Free admission
Date : Saturday, 4th August 2012
Time : 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
(Registration starts at 1:30 pm)
Venue: Ministry of Education Edutorium, Podium Block Level 4, MOE Building, 1 North Buona Vista Drive Singapore 138675
(Nearest MRT Station: Buona Vista)


To register, please email the following information to
- Name of adult(s) attending
- Contact number(s)
- Name of child’s primary school

or contact Jolene or Jesmine at 6243-4175.

Closing date: 1 August 2012, Wednesday.
Note that seats are on a first-come-first-served basis.

Admission strictly by registration only. Light refreshment will be served. Goodie bags for all participants.

Organized By: School Family Education, MCYS and MOE

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