17 Jul '12, 6am

Inequality in education: Part 1 and Part 2 by Dr. Wong Wee Nam

For the children in the upper social classes, there is no doubt that they have more opportunities to pursue a wide range of experience and stimulation than those in the lower ones. It is likely from the time that they are born they would be enrolled in playschools, exposed to books and computers and exposed to a lot of recreational activities. There is also a better home environment and better nutrition and healthcare. Through these, there is likely to be more communication and bonding between the parents and child. The quality of such relationships lays the foundation for self-confidence, sound mental health, motivation to learn, higher achievement in school and a well-adjusted individual all round.

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=7753

Tweets

Inequality in education, Part 1

sgpolitics.net 12 Jul '12, 6am

Inequality in education, Part 1 July 12, 2012 by admin Filed under: Current Affairs and Politics , Singapore Democratic Pa...

Comic-Con 2012: Kicks at the Con (Part 2) #Assorted

Comic-Con 2012: Kicks at the Con (Part 2) #Asso...

kicksonfire.com 17 Jul '12, 3am

After four full days of nerd fun, Comic-Con 2012 has finally drawn to a close – but not before I shot a few more fanboys m...

The question of housing (Part 2): Towards a sus...

blog.limkitsiang.com 17 Jul '12, 3am

by Zairil Khir Johari The Malaysian Insider Jul 17, 2012 JULY 17 — I have previously written about the housing situation i...

The question of housing (Part 2): Towards a sus...

blog.limkitsiang.com 17 Jul '12, 3am

by Zairil Khir Johari The Malaysian Insider Jul 17, 2012 JULY 17 — I have previously written about the housing situation i...

How and when to buy stocks is not the most diff...

thefinance.sg 15 Jul '12, 11am

How and when to buy stocks is not the most difficult part? (2) by Createwealth8888 on July 15, 2012 Just For Thinking … Re...

Bookkeeping tips for lean startups (Part 2 of 2)

e27.sg 14 Jul '12, 8am

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. In the second ser...

Creative Testing For The Advanced Search Market...

searchengineland.com 12 Jul '12, 4pm

In a search landscape where millions of keywords define intent, generating the most compelling creative can prove to be a ...

Blogged: Singapore Memory Project Food Trail: Part 1 #sgmemory #sgfoodmemory

Blogged: Singapore Memory Project Food Trail: P...

mrbrown.com 18 Jul '12, 6am

On Saturday, 23 June 2012, Mr Miyagi (miyagi.sg ), Dr Leslie Tay (ieatishootipost.sg ) and I embarked on a madcap adventur...

Blawg Flash: I Want My Freedom To Education #USAPPS #education

Blawg Flash: I Want My Freedom To Education #US...

loyarburok.com 15 Jul '12, 6am

Yet for all its affordability and for a country that avidly promotes all-star universities like Harvard, Yale and Princeto...

Attitudes to creating non-standard families, part 1 #singapore

Attitudes to creating non-standard families, pa...

yawningbread.wordpress.com 18 Jul '12, 10pm

It was a small survey about attitudes to adoption and having children by persons who are single or not conventionally marr...

#gyaru + lovepinkcross: I love Karl, part 2

lovepinkcross.com 21 Jul '12, 2pm

I stumbled into the Japanese fashion "gyaru" after needing something a little more functional than lolita. It threw me int...

Chemical Giants Target the USGBC, Part 2

healthybuilding.net 20 Jul '12, 4pm

Chemical Giants Target the USGBC: Part 2 Bill Walsh By Bill Walsh, Executive Director Healthy Building Network July 20, 20...

In-N-Out burgers may have left but we still hav...

mrbrown.com 18 Jul '12, 11am

« Singapore Memory Project Food Trail: Part 1 (video) | Main Wednesday, July 18, 2012 Singapore Memory Project Food Trail:...

Through The Eyes of A True PC Gamer. Part I of Infinite

Through The Eyes of A True PC Gamer. Part I of ...

vernonchan.com 14 Jul '12, 6pm

Internationally speaking, I tried googling “Dota Tournament” but all they have are DoTA 2 Tournaments. I tried googling “D...

My History of Mobile Phones (Part 2)

My History of Mobile Phones (Part 2)

winniekepala.com 06 Jul '12, 4am

was an awesome phone for my needs then. It was running on Windows Mobile 6.5 then, a mobile OS that was perfect for me to ...