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Director of Schools Ms Liew Wei Li on the Safe Opening of Schools

02 Jun 2020

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“Adversity can produce tenacity. Adversity can also produce audacity. Because we have found new ways of learning,” says Ms Liew Wei Li, Deputy Director-General of Education (Schools).

In this video, she speaks to a parent, and shares how teachers are looking forward to welcoming students back in school, and how many are working behind the scenes to prepare for a safe opening after the circuit breaker period.

“We have surprised even ourselves. The students have surprised themselves. I think we need to give our students a bit more credit for how independent they’ve become, how self-directed they’ve become in learning and we’re very, very happy to see that they’ve grown so much.”