BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  Good Things  >  What If the Purpose of Learning… Is Just to Learn?

What If the Purpose of Learning… Is Just to Learn?

Chan Soon Seng, CEO, Teach For Malaysia

24-Sep-21 15:00

What If the Purpose of Learning… Is Just to Learn?

Chan Soon Seng is the CEO of Teach For Malaysia. Soon Seng has been an educator and an education activist for some time now and has been attached with Teach For Malaysia for about a decade. As many might already know, Teach For Malaysia is an organisation that aims to fight education inequality and inequity and bridge the gap between the haves and the have nots. Soon Seng joins us to discuss his passion for education, what Teach For Malaysia constantly pushes for and why our philosophy of education needs to change.

Image credit: Teach For Malaysia Facebook page & teachformalaysia.org

Produced by: Dashran Yohan

Presented by: Dahsran Yohan


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureGood ThingseducationMalaysian educationpublic school systemTeach For Malaysiaeducation inequityEducationOther personality interviews


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : The Property Show (REPEAT): Property Legal Clinic November 2021 - Bankruptcy; Chris...

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit and Sense (REPEAT)

How Do Malaysians Save And Invest?; Aaron Tang, Country Manager, Luno Malaysia | Hann Liew, Co-founder and Director, Jirnexu

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

Property Legal Clinic November 2021 - Bankruptcy; Chris Tan, Lawyer, Chur Associates

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

The 2006 Mercedes-Benz ML is A Suburban Family Icon

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

Book Club November 2021 - The Windup Girl; Kenneth Chai, Co-founder of Parti Aspirasi Sains Malaysia

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Betty Yeoh on Fighting For Women’s Rights For Four Decades; Betty Yeoh, Co-Founder, All Women’s Action Society (AWAM)

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Missing Voices - Why COP26 Failed Women from the Global South; Ana Celestial, Member, Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment, and Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD)

6:30 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

The Kuala Langat North Forest Reserve - Just Regazette It, Already!; June Tan and Suresh Kumar, Members of the Pertahankan Hutan Simpan Kuala Langat Utara (PHSKLU) coalition

7:00 PM

Take Five (REPEAT)

8:00 PM

The Flow (REPEAT)

9:00 PM

The Selector