27 Mar '11, 11pm

PCF preschools: PM pledges to keep quality high, fees low: OVER the decades, People's Action Party Community Fou...

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong emphasised the importance of a good education from an early age, reassuring parents that the PAP Community Foundation will continue to provide quality education at affordable prices so that every child gets to go to pre-school. -- ST PHOTO: MUGILAN RAJASEGERAN OVER the decades, People's Action Party Community Foundation (PCF) kindergartens have evolved from ad hoc locations in shophouses and wayang theatre stages into an established islandwide network of preschools that has educated more than a million children. Speaking at celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of the PCF on Sunday, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong pledged that preschool education remains a priority of the People's Action Party and that the poor will not be left behind in terms of its affordability and quality. 'The PCF is a key priority for the PAP still and will be for ma...

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