Tag: Education Ministry
Action may be taken against the jury head and adjudicators in the Piala Tun Razak debate tournament for allegedly discussing sensitive religious issues.
Does the PH government want to see out their term in office embroiled in this needless comedy of errors over a simple academic question?
Many teachers are sharing their knowledge and expertise through interactive videos, and they will be collated by the education ministry.
According to a source close to the matter, the high cost is behind the decision to merge the institutions.
Education Minister Maszlee Malik says this is to ensure children stay healthy and focus on their daily lessons.
'Yesterday, I was with the prime minister. We did not discuss that,' says the minister.
There should be a thorough review of the curriculum where all races and religions are consulted.
Minister says the government should instead focus on other issues such as unemployment among graduates.
Academic S Vijayaletchumi should make a police report if she received a threat from an NGO for agreeing to appear as a TV forum panellist on the khat issue.
The DAP leader also says it is unfortunate that many have tied Jawi with Arabic.
But party secretary-general Lim Guan Eng hopes the decision will allow Malaysians to move forward.
Education Minister Maszlee Malik says khat will only be an activity, not a subject in itself.
The Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism says this role is played by the Malay language, not the Jawi script.
Frequently asked questions prepared by the Ministry of Education on the inclusion of khat as part of the Bahasa Malaysia syllabus in vernacular schools.
Dong Zong, Jiao Zong and 10 other Tamil- and Chinese-Interest groups say the education ministry should provide further explanations before the move is implemented in schools.
It also announces the appointment of former Universiti Malaya vice-chancellor Ghauth Jasmon to replace Syed Razlan Syed Putra Jamalullail.
The National Union of the Teaching Profession says students can be assessed by their schools for places in hostels.
Dong Zong and Jiao Zong say an internal meeting will be held on Monday to analyse the practicality of introducing khat writing to the Bahasa Melayu syllabus.
An academic and an activist say there should be no censorship on the matter and that schools are a place for knowledge and critical thinking.
Telekom Malaysia, Celcom Axiata and Maxis replace YTL to provide internet services to schools.
The school acted against national policies, says education ministry.
Parti Negara says the company made a profit of RM49 million last year from its contract with the education ministry.
It says all qualified candidates with the highest merit points will be given an opportunity to pursue their studies at public universities.
State education minister says the two subjects will be taught in English at 891 primary schools except in Chinese primary schools.