Who are our present Malay ministers, past ministers, politicians and other professionals who can speak and write good English today? Govt cannot judge or change the policy just bcos there was not much improvement in just 5yrs. An average of 14 per cent and 19 per cent two different groups got the answer right. To top the wonderful experience, passengers will be ferried to Cyberview Resort and Spa Hotel in Putrajaya for a buffet breakfast, and at the same time, be presented with a Certificate of Participation. However all those apprehensions were put to rest after their first lesson. Skeptics and pessimist digging for point to highlight this setback for personal agenda and to discredit the government policy maker.
Yet, they are able to produce excellent scientists,engineers, physicians etc. Ab Jalil Baharan: I suggest to add more time in the teaching of english for all. It was established on 15 July 1845 as The Straits Times and Singapore Journal of Commerce, There are specific Myanmar and Brunei editions published, with a newsprint circulation of 5,000 and 2,500 respectively. How much weight should we put on one survey like this anyway? Aren't there flaws as well? Xenophon threatened to sue the New Straits Times for defamation and the newspaper quickly removed the offending article from its website. Cathy Paul: The debate about the use of English in the teaching of Mathematics and Science in English has not abated even though 6 long years have gone by since the introduction.
Another and bolder and better alternative is to resurrect the English Medium schools along side with the existing schools. It's just a lot of students are lazier. I feel that present teachers are not froficient in the language and thats where the flaw lies. Singapore's economy contracted more than analysts predicted last quarter, underscoring the weakening outlook for Asian nations amid sluggish global growth. We need to think further ahead in the future if we want to progress as a nation, to go further beyond Asia.
Actions need to be taken to mould the children from the very beginning with qualified teachers. More parents are picking up the language because the kids need to be coached at home. The people of Malaysia just have to be open minded and see the truth. Be forward looking or be left to rot in years to come as we are slowly decaying now. We had good command of English and Bahasa Malaysia, and least chauvinist. Past chairpersons of have been civil or public servants. This is an early indication of the success of the policy.
Ships sit offshore in the Singapore Strait in this aerial photograph taken above Singapore, on Thursday, July 2, 2015. Since they can't master English why not other languages. Esp when you study abroad, and trying to coupe with the English terms. The New Straits Times is printed by the , which also produced the English language afternoon newspaper, , until 1 January 2008, as well as assorted newspapers, most notably the. Learn from the Japanese experience - look east policy? Benny, Melaka: I am of the opinion that the teaching of Science and Mathematics in English in our Malaysian schools will be flawed. We still did well without tution.
Language learning is the most difficult task. Analyze it properly, find out where the problems are and figure out good corrective measures. Billy, Kuching: For these six years, we have been teaching Mathematics and Science in English. Most teachers today just concentrate in their language since those who observe them just evaluate their capability to speak english and in the end, the skill of the subject being taught is neclected. Singing and dancing at the same beat sometimes could be very confusing.
The subscription fee then was Sp. A separate edition The Sunday Times is published on Sundays. So this is where it started, blaming the floor by saying that it is not carpeted well. It is not just the failure of students but actually the teachers who are not taking initiative to learn. Quote:catch the bull by the horn not by the tail. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia's Professor Juriah Long found that about half the students in both urban and rural schools were worried because they found it difficult to follow Mathematics and Science in English. Bring back the good old education system, please.
Allen, Segamat: Change takes time. Do we want scientists and mathematicians who can only speak in our national language but cannot communicate at the international level because they lack understanding of English? After all, our constitution guarantees the freedom of our peoples to decide on their choice of schools. By this I mean the students will need to speak English most of the time in their schools. Yhee - Ipoh: I strongly agree to continue using English to educate our children. I went to an international school and I realize how much I would have missed had I studies any of the subjects in a language understood only by a tiny fraction of the world population.