Teo Kok Seong of UKM tells NUTP to stop denying this.
NUTP president says a comprehensive study should be made to find out the causes.
Academic Jeniri Amir says education should be above political differences.
Nothing makes Saramah Varughese prouder than to see her former trainees take up leadership roles in the world outside.
Education Minister says serving teachers are being trained to do better, while more teachers are being sought.
Noor Azimah Abdul Rahim, a member of the National Education Advisory Council, says the country is short of 2,000 English language teachers, and that every year another 1,000 retire.
DoE says committee's functions will be to decide on any issues related to toxic waste management in the future.
Training programmes for teachers should include a comparative education element which allows for an understanding of geographical differences and variances between urban and rural populations, among others.
Teachers on temporary contracts have been on strike since March 3 demanding permanent employment arrangements that would improve their rights and benefits, especially over retirement.
Our selection of teachers and headmasters, and also university lecturers, needs to be drastically improved.
The National Union of Teaching Profession says the number of those capable of teaching Science and Mathematics in English is limited.
Although many older people tend to think that teachers of the past had more commitment and passion, there were also some poor excuses for teachers then, just as there are some excellent teachers today.
Most people say that teachers in the past were full of passion and dedication and that they genuinely cared for their students but that today’s teachers are a different lot altogether.
They say they also have to deal with administrative duties which have nothing to do with teaching or learning.
Teachers began blocking the railroad tracks on Jan 14 to protest labour demands.
Lack of incentives for educators causes public school teachers to go on strike after failing to reach a settlement.
The teachers' union is seeking a 6.5% pay raise but the district has offered a 6% hike with back pay.
The strike shatters 30 years of labour peace by Los Angeles teachers.
More than 600,000 students arriving on Monday for classes in the Los Angeles County School District were met by teachers carrying picket signs.
The education ministry has outlined several ways to allow teachers to focus on teaching.
Education Minister Maszlee Malik says 90% of teachers in the state are locals.
The topic is a heated one in the United States, where 5% of children aged two to 17 took prescription drugs for attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in 2016.
Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching says if the 18-year-old girl's claims are true, it is 'disappointing'.
The killer was identified by authorities as 18-year-old Vladislav Roslyakov, who reportedly legally bought the gun used to kill students and teachers before killing himself in the college library.