“We should consider implementing more individual choice for students, rather than forcing them to jump through new and higher hoops to get the same old certificates.”
– Chen Jiahao, Straits Times, Nov 30, 2002.
“Why is it impossible to imagine a Sengkang School for Human Rights, or a Bukit Batok school for Leaders of the Fututre?”
– Educator Joyceln Woo calling for an alternative education system to nurture the less academically-inclined, Straits Times, Dec 3, 2002.
“Our universities must become engines of growth for our economy.”
– Minister of State for Education Dr Ng Eng Hen, Straits Times, May 22, 2002
SDP NewsWatch : Singaporeans can talk until the cows come home but guess who always has the last say? Without opposition in parliament nothing can change.