Definition of success in Singapore education system must change: Chan Chun Sing

The pace of acquiring skills and new knowledge must intensify as Singaporeans face the reality of having to change jobs every five years, said Education Minister Chan Chun Sing. To do this, the definition of success for the education system must change, said Mr Chan in a keynote address at The Straits Times Education Forum 2022 on "The evolving role of universities". The forum was held in partnership with SMU on Thursday (Feb 10). Mr Chan went on to detail the four points where the education system must change to achieve this new goal. [This article forms part of the last of the ST-SMU Education four-part series on “The evolving role of universities”.]

The New Paper