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.

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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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