Educational Leaders for the 21st Century: The HEAD Foundation collaborates with UQ School of Education
The HEAD Foundation and University of Queensland’s School of Education brings the Certificate in Educational Studies in Leadership (CESL) programme to teachers and educational officers in Indonesia with Universitas Negeri Jakarta.
The HEAD Foundation Speaker Series: Arab Popular Revolts —Lessons to be Learnt?
Dr James Dorsey, Senior Fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies and Co-director of the University of Würzburg’s Institute for Fan Culture, discussed the upheaval in the Middle East and North Africa, a region in transition with multiple interlinking subplots and struggles, and where discontent is still simmering at the surface.
Nobel Laureate Lecture: Looking to the Frontiers of Fundamental Science
Nobel Laureate in Physics 2004, Professor David Gross outlined some of the great unknowns at the frontiers of Fundamental Science, particularly on how the Universe began, how we are trying to find the answers to these questions and what the answers might be.
THF Discussion Paper No. 2 / 2018: TSLN @20 Symposium Series – In retrospect and going forward (Understanding TSLN pedagogic shifts: A view from a ten-year research programme)
This paper is the second part of the series on the TSLN @ 20 Symposium that the Foundation convened in September 2017. The author argues in this paper that post TSLN, what is seen in Singapore classrooms is two distinct, but co-existing pedagogies which are hybridic.
THF Discussion Paper No. 1 / 2018: TSLN @20 Symposium Series – In retrospect and going forward (Laying the Foundation for 20 Years of Growth of the Singapore Education System)
This paper is part of the series on the TSLN @ 20 Symposium that the Foundation convened in September 2017. Ms Ho Peng’s paper illustrates how “Thinking Schools, Learning Nation” turned out to be a massive endeavour which transformed the Singapore education system in a wide-ranging scale.