23 Sep '11, 2am

I welcome the move by the Ministry of Education to teach value and character in the school syllabus. Here are my...

I welcome the decision by the Minister of Education to teach values and character in the school syllabus. This is an important lesson to be taught to your young people. It gives them the confidence and guidance on their future decisions. I advocate teaching of the values of honesty, fairness, positive attitude, courage and public service. These are the values that have guided the important decisions in my life. With these values, I am confident of spending my mind on many issues. They guide me on differentiating what is right from wrong, good from bad. These values form my personal character. Different people may wish to give different emphasis to other values, such as respect, compassion, care for others and innovation. It is all right for them to choose these other values. I believe that these values are already embedded in my five core values. I chose my five core value...

Full article: http://tankinlian.blogspot.com/2011/09/teaching-character...

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