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October 2011

MOE P1 Seminar: Sat, 19 November 2011

To support parents and students in making informed decisions about education pathways, the Ministry of Education (MOE) conducts seminars on primary and secondary school education for parents with children in K1/K2 and Primary 6 respectively.

The upcoming one for primary school is on Saturday, 19 November 2011. Details, as shown below, are from the MOE website.

Seminar Details

Preparing Your Child for Primary School (A Parent Seminar by the Ministry of Education)

Starting primary school is a big step in your child’s life. To help you better understand primary school programmes and enable you to make key education decisions, the Ministry of Education will be conducting a seminar on Primary School Education. At the seminar, parents can look forward to sharing sessions by the school principal and a parent volunteer, as well as view the various programmes our primary schools provide.


The Primary Education System

Mdm Vimi D Sambwani, Principal, Corporation Primary School

The Primary School years are focused on giving students a good grasp of English Language, Mother Tongue and Mathematics; as well as helping children build character and cultivate good values and habits. Mdm Vimi will share with parents an overview of Primary School Education.

Supporting Your Child in Primary School

Mdm Lya Ang, MOE Parent Ambassador

With the right support from parents and schools, children will be able to adapt well and build a strong foundation for the rest of their education. Mdm Ang will share practical tips on how to prepare your child for and partner with your primary school so that he or she can have an enjoyable school experience.

Project Showcase

The following participating primary schools will also showcase their niche programmes to give parents a better idea of the programmes our schools offer:

  • Corporation Primary School
  • Jurong West Primary School
  • Juying Primary School
  • Lakeside Primary School
  • Pioneer Primary School
  • Xingnan Primary School
Date Saturday, 19 November 2011
Time 9 am – 12 noon (Registration starts at 8.30am)
Venue Corporation Primary School, 31 Jurong West St 24, Singapore 648347
Registration Please email the following information to [email protected]
  • Name of attendee(s)
  • Contact number

Admission is free. For more details, please call 6243 4175.

Closing date: 16 November 2011, Wednesday*

*Seat are limited and on a first-come-first-served basis.
See the MOE website for details

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MOE P1 Seminar: Sat, 19 November 2011