NTUC First Campus – It Began With You

Being a pre-school teacher is certainly a great and fulfilling job, but definitely not an easy one. If you love children and are willing to take up the challenges to inspire young lives, step forward and send your resume to NFC now.

Parent-Teacher Meeting – May 2013

Before the Jun holiday began, I attended the parent-teacher meeting at Little Edison’s school. I can’t believe how quickly two terms have come and gone. He has completed half a year in K2, and that is to say, he will be entering Primary One in six months’ time. Argh! Primary One. The term itself never fails to send jitters to me. As usual, I attended the parent-teacher meeting with average…

The New Kindergarten Curriculum Framework

Finally, I saw what I wanted to see – the new kindergarten curriculum framework released by the MOE recently. If you’re a kindergarten parent, I’m sure at some point, you’ll wonder how much should you prepare your children for Primary One. There is no national curriculum for kindergarten, and all pre-school programs vary from operator to operator. When I first read about this kindergarten framework, I was so excited. I…

Parent-Teacher Meeting 2011

I can’t believe how quickly two school terms have come and gone. Little Edison has almost completed half a year in school and the June school holiday is about to begin. No more dragging him out of bed, no more ironing of school uniforms and no more school hour rush in the morning – for one month! I really appreciate that, especially when I can sleep in for additional half…

Childcare or Kindergarten

In order to clear my doubts on preschool education, I get myself a copy of Preschool Guide (Vol. 6 2008/2009) published by Young Parents. In this guide, there is a comprehensive listing of kindergartens and childcare centers in Singapore. Some of the useful topics featured in this guide include ways to determine whether our kids are ready for preschool, the search for a kindy/childcare and the critical life skills that…

Preschool Education

Being a first-time mother is always nerve wrecking, especially when it comes to new things that we are not aware of.
Recently, there are so much talks in the forum about picking a kindergarten, nursery or childcare for their children. This makes me nervous again. I can’t even tell what the differences between kindergarten, nursery or childcare are.