How Piano Lessons May Improve Language Learning for Kids | Time

Music => Language => Abstractness (Abstract Mathematics, Advanced Physics), these 3 faculties reside on the same (right) part of our brain., the earlier a kid develops it through music education (piano, violin or any instrument) the better.

Recent News about MOE (Ministry of Education)

The following are some interesting news on Singapore’s MOE Ministry of Education. Readers interested may want to check them out:

  1. What’s in a name? Eunoia JC spells it out in a letter
  2. MOE reviewing free school parking
  3. Singapore Education Ministry cuts back on hiring teachers
  4. MOE extends Edusave to polytechnics, introduces award for non-academic excellence at polys and ITE

A Difficult Problem: Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet?

Watch this very inspirational video about learning.

When students encounter a difficult Math problem, there are two ways to approach it. Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet? The mindset the student adopts can make a huge difference in the learning effectiveness.

The key point is that there is great power of believing that you can improve. Adopting a growth mindset enables students to transcend their initial limitations and improve to a new level.

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