Singapore has been continuous ranked the top 3 in the world for the PISA education test for math, English and science related subjects and this has been a strong indicator for its strength in producing one of the brightest students in the world.
The few key points that makes Singapore such a successful educational power house is because of the following.
- Singaporeans have a strong regards for Education
In Singapore’s meritocratic system, those who do well gets into schools of their choice and also a higher chance in improving their societal positions. With this respect, Singaporeans place a lot of focus on their education or their child’s education. The respect to teachers and also what they teach has allow students to respect that they study and also put in a lot of extra effort and cost into grooming their child into the next scholar of the nation.
Much of the education cost goes into searching for a tutor through a Singapore Tuition Agency or going to tuition centres.
- Singapore has a strong training program for teachers
Singapore has a National Institute for Education, on top of the degree that teachers have to have to teach at a certain level. Most teachers have at least a degree from a respectable school. This allows the education ministry to streamline and also ensure the quality of the teachers that will be teaching in the schools of Singapore.
NIE of Singapore will also train the teachers in skills sets that will allow them to conduct their classes to the very best of the learning of the students.
- Singapore has a very clear set of education system that allows students from various aptitudes to excel
Singapore has different end routes for their students, they can choose to go for more academic related route through going to universities.
Polytechnics could be a good form of training for those that are going into middle management
Institutes of technical education allows students to learn technical skills that can assist them to gain experience and skill sets to assist Singapore in her high end manufacturing sectors which includes Rolls Royce and many semiconductor firms.
Singapore education system is one of the strongest in the world, so visit now!