NIE Teachers' Investiture Ceremony July 2013

NIE Teachers' Investiture Ceremony July 2013

Date
Tuesday, 09 July 2013

The National Institute of Education (NIE), Singapore celebrates the graduation of 2,037 newly qualified teachers joining the Singapore Education Service. They will receive their certificates and awards during the Teachers’ Investiture Ceremony (TIC) from 9 to 12 July 2013 at the Nanyang Auditorium, NTU.

Please refer to Annexe A for the list of prizes & awards recipients; Annexe B for the list of outstanding graduands.

Programme details of the four ceremonies held over the four days are appended below:

Date/Time

Guest-of-Honour

         Programmes/Awards

Ceremony 1 

9 July 2013, 3.00 pm, Tuesday

 

Mr Heng Swee Keat,

Minister for Education

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Secondary)

Ceremony 2 

10 July 2013, 2.30 pm, Wednesday

 

Ms Sim Ann,

Senior Parliamentary Secretary

Ministry of Education and Ministry of Communications and Information
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Primary)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Junior College)

 

Ceremony 3 

11 July 2013, 2.30 pm, Thursday

 

Mr Hawazi Daipi

Senior Parliamentary Secretary

Ministry of Education and Ministry of Manpower
  • Bachelor of Arts (Education)
  • Bachelor of Science (Education)

 

 

Ceremony 4 

12 July 2013, 3.00 pm, Friday

 

Ms Indranee Rajah

Senior Minister of State

Ministry of Law and Ministry of Education
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Physical Education)
  • Diploma in Education

TIC July 2013 will also celebrate the exceptional achievements of 33 award recipients. Amongst them, will be receiving multiple awards each. They are:

S/N

Name

Programme

        Award

Ceremony 1: 9 July 2013, 3.00 pm

1

Mr Tan Wei Xiong

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Secondary)

  • NIE Gold Medal
  • Singapore Teachers; Union Book Prize
  • Singapore Chinese Teachers’ Union Book Prize
Ceremony 2: 10 July 2013, 2.30 pm

2

Ms Phang Yan Fen                 

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Primary)

  • Singapore Association for the Advancement of Science Prize
  • Association of Mathematics Educators Book Prize
Ceremony 3: 11 July 2013, 2.30 pm

3

Mr Wan Yong Quan Irvin       

Bachelor of Arts (Education)

  • Lee Kuan Yew Gold Medal
  • Mrs Paul Feng Pei-Djen Book Prize
  • The Association of Nanyang University Graduates Book Prize
  • Rotary International 75th Anniversary Gold Medal Award

4

Ms Lau Li Ling Krystle


Bachelor of Arts (Education)

  • The NIE Award
  • The Victor Neo Book Prize
  • Rotary International 75th Anniversary Gold Medal Award

5

Mr Boh Choon Sheng Johnson


Bachelor of Science (Education)

  • Lee Kuan Yew Gold Medal
  • Sng Yew Chong Award

6

Mr Teo Guan Te


 

Bachelor of Science (Education)

  • The Mathematics Book Prize
  • Southeast Asian Mathematical Society Book Prize

7

Mr Ng Kok Min


 

Bachelor of Science (Education)

  • Association of Mathematics Educators Book Prize
  • Singapore Mathematical Society Book Prize
Ceremony 4: 12 July 2013, 3.00 pm

8

Ms S Srija

 

 

Diploma in Education (General)

  • Wong Hee Hua Memorial Prize
  • The British Council Book Prize

9

Mr Ariff Rizwan Bin Mohammed Eusoff Sahab

 

Diploma in Education (Malay) (Primary)

 

 

  • Singapore Malay Teachers’ Union Book Prize
  • Rotary International 75th Anniversary Gold Medal 

Ceremony 1

Speech by Mr Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Education

Speech by Professor Lee Sing Kong, NIE Director

Speech by C1 Valedictorian

Ceremony 2

Speech by C2 Valedictorian

Ceremony 3

Speech by C3 Valedictorian

Ceremony 4

Speech by C4 Valedictorian

Media Coverage

10 July 2013

The Straits Times (Home, Page B2): More Than 2,000 Graduate From NIE

Lianhe Zaobao (Page 11): Education Survey: Nearly 96% of Prospective Teacher’s Mission is to Nurture the Next Generation of Students

Suria (TV and Online, 8.00 pm): News Report

Vasantham News (TV and Online, 8.30 pm): News Report

12 July 2013

tabla!, 12 July (Education, Page 9): He Wants to Inspire Others

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