Mathematics Mastery Approach in Primary and Secondary Schools

In a recent study, researchers compared mathematics ‘teaching methods’ in the United Kingdom to the Singaporean method. Similar educational researches in the US also found that students learn better when they participate in problem-solving. Singaporean primary and secondary schools have successfully implemented a more hands-on approach to teaching specific contents…

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Will PNG schools close because of coronavirus?

Schools in New Zealand, Australia and Fiji are taking measures to address the spread of the coronavirus among the pupils and people they are in contact with. The schools and universities in the worst-affected areas in part of the world have also closed to prevent further infections among their students'…

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Churches in PNG Key Partners in Services Delivery

The churches in PNG (and their connections) are powerful development partners. Over time, many churches have seemed to become passive in reaching the educational and health needs of the people. The reasons are debatable. This article aims to reiterate the need to challenge and empower churches to meet the development…

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Educational Leadership in Modern School Cultures

The discussion on Educational Leadership draws from the writers training, education and experiences as a teacher and public servant. It highlights education leaders’ role in maintaining the school culture. It focuses on the school culture as the KEY to the success of a school. Education leader's role as guardian and steward…

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Leadership in School: School Culture Key to Good Students Behaviours

The concept paper addresses an important measure for stopping secondary school fights in Papua New Guinea (PNG) city schools. The articles appeared on PNG Insight blog in early 2016 and later updated in 2018. The observations in the concept paper are based on the writer's educational background and work experience.…

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Papua New Guinea Education Department SDG 4

Papua New Guinea Education Department SDG 4
Sustanable Development in Papua New Guinea

INTRODUCTION The Papua New Guinea Education Department and Government have made attempts to address the country’s development plans relating to education development. The attempts on implementing TFF policy and changing the school structure and curriculum are short-term and reactionary measures to addressing high accessibility rate. Using technology and enacting Right…

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