10 Feb '12, 1am

Lawrence Wong explains ITE comment

Lawrence Wong explains ITE comment

Minister of State for Defence & Education, Mr Lawrence Wong, chaired a dialogue session with more than 100 ITE students. -- ST PHOTO: CHEW SENG KIM By Amelia Tan Minister of State for Education Lawrence Wong on Thursday said his comment that not all Institute of Technical Education (ITE) graduates can go on to polytechnics was taken out of context. His words, which were said at a forum on Tuesday, sparked controversy online after they were reported by the Today freesheet. But Mr Wong said on Thursday that they did not reflect his main point, which would have been understood by the 100 students who attended the event. The minister, who heads a panel looking at ways to give Singaporeans more opportunities to pursue a degree, said in a Facebook post that all was being done to increase the capacity in polytechnics. He wrote: 'But even with the expansion of places, I was upfron...

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