BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  Education Through Poetry

Education Through Poetry

Elaine Foster, Founder, Poetry Cafe KL | Dr. Shalini Fernandez, Associate Professor of English | Illya Sumanto, English Teacher

12-Nov-15 15:00

Education Through Poetry

What is the benefit of using poetry in schools and classrooms? Our panel of guests believe that poetry can be one of the answers to arrest the declining level of English among Malaysian youths. We hear the merits of their arguments, and get the details on what this weekend’s Youth Poetry Slam is all about.


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories: 

Tags:  poetrypoemspoetsenglish proficiencyenglish educationenglishenglish languageschoolsyouthyouth engagement





Play / Pause

Listen now : Open For Business : Corey Bryant, Founder, bpositive

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

Laurent Lequeue, Independent Market Analyst

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

7:30 AM

Morning Brief

Erin Cook, Journalist

7:45 AM

Top Story

Soo Chee Yeong, President of the Association of Malaysian Hauliers

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Przemysław Zaręba Head of Foreign Trade Office In Malaysia, Polish Investment and Trade Agency (PAIH)

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

Arinah Najwa Ahmad Said, Director, BowerGroup Asia

8:45 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:15 AM

Opening Bell

Sean Yap, CEO, M&A Value Partners Asset Management

9:35 AM

What's the Focus

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Corey Bryant, Founder, bpositive

10:45 AM

BFM Football Minutes

Euro Edition

11:00 AM

Mattsplained

Matt Armitage, Founder, Kulturpop

12:00 PM

Enterprise Explores

Alexander Fernandez, CEO and Co-Founder at Streamline Studios

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Tan Kay Zhuin, Group CEO, T7 Global

2:05 PM

Discovery Hour

The ABC's of Biodiversity: Sunda Clouded Leopard, Chrishen Gomez, Biologist, Wildlife Conservation Research Unit (WildCRU), University of Oxford

3:05 PM

Front Row

3:20 PM

Front Row

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Doctor in the House: The Cancer Burden in Developing Countries is A Global Problem, Dr George Lee, Consultant Urologist; Dato’ Dr Saunthari Somasundaram, President, National Cancer Society of Malaysia; HE Dr Wahid Ali Said Al Kharusi, President & Chairperson, Oman Cancer Association

5:00 PM

Top 5 at 5

6:00 PM

Inside Story

7:30 PM

Just For Kicks

9:00 PM

A Bit of Culture