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Are All Children Gifted?

  “Since gifted children are so smart, they can succeed without help”. This is just one of the many myths surrounding gifted children. You’d be surprised by the number of […]

IQ Test, Do or Don’t? (Part 2)

  Should you send your child for an IQ test? If you feel the need for another unbiased opinion regarding your child’s ability, you can opt to send him or […]

IQ Test, Do or Don’t? (Part 1)

Is IQ the only sure and tangible proof of intellectual giftedness? Many parents think the best confirmation of giftedness is through IQ (Intelligence Quotient) tests. This, however, is not completely […]

Shall We Ban Gifted Education?

It has been our observation over the years that high ability or gifted children in the academic field are seen as being very blessed or lucky by the society at […]

What determines whether my child gets 0, 1 or 2 marks for an open ended comprehension question?

‘Why did my child get 0 marks for a seemingly correct answer?’ ‘What determines whether my child gets 0, 1 or 2 marks for an open ended comprehension question?’ In […]

DSA Story 3: Question Bank for Direct School Admission (DSA) Interview – Collected from real case studies

Group A questions  Routine questions about the applicant’s strengths, weaknesses, personality, related to the profile of the applicant What is one of your best characteristics?  Why are you special?  Describe yourself.  […]

DSA Story 2: Top Secrets of DSA Interview

Insider’s Story on Direct School Admission (DSA):  Part 2 – Direct School Admission Interview Top Secret  The DSA interview may seem daunting at first, but with preparation and confidence, your child should be able […]

DSA Story 1: Bird’s Eye View of Direct School Admission

Background information on Direct School Admission (DSA) Started in 2004, the Direct School Admission (DSA) is a process allowing students to apply for admission to secondary schools of their choice. […]

GEP Story 4: So Stressed in GEP?

How will students be assessed in GEP? What are the major projects for GEP students? How do GEP students perform in PSLE and DSA?

GEP Story 3: Demystifying GEP Curriculum

What do GEP students study? What is the difference between GEP English, Math and Science from mainstream curriculum? What is a typical day of a GEP student?

 

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