1. This year, more than 900 students from about 110 schools took part in the second edition of the Text Recital Competition for Primary and Secondary Schools. Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Education and Chairperson of the Committee to Promote Chinese Language Learning (CPCLL), Ms Low Yen Ling, graced the finals of the competition at Anderson Primary School on 3 August 2019.
2. Organised by CPCLL and supported by Anderson Primary School and the Singapore Chinese Teachers Literary Recital Society, the competition aims to raise students’ reading proficiency, ignite students’ love for learning the Chinese Language (CL), and deepen their understanding of the Chinese texts found in their textbooks.
3. Prior to the competition, more than 700 primary and secondary school teachers and students had taken part in a recitation workshop held at Anderson Primary School.