31 Jul '13, 3am

New PE syllabus to be introduced for primary to pre-university levels

New PE syllabus to be introduced for primary to pre-university levels

SINGAPORE: A new Physical Education (PE) syllabus for primary to pre-university levels will be introduced over the next three years. Secondary school students will hone their skills in at least six physical activities and sports for active participation beyond school. They will also be able to participate in three intra-school recreational sports competitions such as badminton, football and softball. Education Minister Heng Swee Keat told PE teachers at the second Physical and Sports Education Conference on Wednesday that this change addresses feedback received at the national dialogue series Our Singapore Conversation (OSC). OSC participants had said they wanted to see more opportunities for students to learn and enjoy sports at a recreational level. For primary school students, the PE syllabus will be centred on helping students acquire "fundamental movement skills". Thi...

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