BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  Curriculum #2: Abolishing the Class Streaming System

Curriculum #2: Abolishing the Class Streaming System

Dr Wong Woan Yiing, President, National Early Childhood Intervention Council | Ng Lai Thin, Project Officer, National Early Childhood Intervention Council

11-Jan-18 15:00

Curriculum

Last month, the education ministry called for the streaming system in schools to be abolished across the country. Many among the public expressed concern that not grouping students according to academic ability might impede the development of students, especially accelerated learners. The National Early Childhood Intervention Council (NECIC), however, commended the government’s position for promoting inclusive education for all children. NECIC President Dr Wong Woan Yiing and Project Officer Ng Lai Thin explain how three decades’ worth of research favors an inclusive learning environment over an elitist one.


Produced by: Chua Ern Teck

Presented by: Chua Ern Teck


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

Tags:  Streaming SystemInclusive EducationControl ClassCluster SchoolsSpecial NeedsMixed AbilityMOEThe Bigger PictureLive and LearnEducationPolitics, News, Current AffairsParenting, Family, Relationships

Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast

Latest Podcasts




Play / Pause

Listen now : Bar None (REPEAT)

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit and Sense (Repeat)

Why Do You Need Different Assets In Your Portfolio?; Danny Wong, CEO, Areca Capital

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

The Business of Covid Disinfection; Kirit Kumar, CEO, Approved Group International

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

The Toyota GT86 is the Perfect Template for a Sports Car; Daniel Fernandez, dsf.my

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

Book Club June 2020 - Humankind; Chase Caldwell Smith

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Police Brutality - Drawing Parallels Between the U.S. and Malaysia; Mohan Ambikaipaker, Associate Professor in Critical Race Theory & Postcolonial Studies

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Night School (REPEAT)

The Senario of Malaysian Television Culture (1996-2003);

7:00 PM

Take Five (REPEAT)

8:00 PM

The Flow (REPEAT)

9:00 PM

The Selector