April 11, 2016

Pitching a key skill to succeed in the real world

IN Malaysia, about 40% of university graduates are unemployed. Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot Jaem told the Dewan Rakyat that between 2010 and 2013, the number of unemployed graduates grew 20%, from 42,954 to 52,282.
March 8, 2016

How schools can cultivate creativity

SIR Ken Robinson’s TED Talk on how schools kill creativity has been a huge hit, chalking up more than 27 million views. He grabbed people’s attention as he sketched out the unspoken tragedy of the education system: children losing their creativity because they are scared of being wrong.