12 Jan '11, 4am

Singapore Expats Forum - View topic - Which local schools do expat kids attend?

I have one of my daughters attending local school secondary 4. I had no other choice but to send her there. It wasn’t too critical for me, as she was a student at our home country at the same time (kind of distance education). She has done her secondary school diploma there already. As per local school, I wouldn’t call this a school at all. Lessons last for 35 minutes and teacher is always late by 5-10 minutes. What can she learn during 25 minutes? Teachers do not answer pupil’s questions. The average level of the stream is just above the ground. Only six subjects and half of them just a bullshit like an accounting. No conditioners at school. A lot of extra activities that isn’t related to education. Each time I have had to deal with people at school left me with hard deposits inside. All rumors that you have heard about “super-pooper” education here are jokes. Do not cons...

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