What's Happening @ NIE

3 Oct 2014
The NIE Staff Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of NIE faculty and staff. This year, 22 faculty members received the Excellence in Teaching Award; 3 staff members and 2 teams received the Excellence in Service Award; and...
6 Nov 2014 - 21 Nov 2014
6 - 7   Nov 2014 (14 hrs)20-21 Nov 2014 (14 hrs)
24 Sep 2014
For the first time, NTU has topped the list of the world’s most dynamic young universities. The university is ranked No.1 in the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Top 50 Under 50, a ranking of the world's top 50 universities established within the...
2 Sep 2014
Volume 15 of ReEd (Research in Education) is now available! In this volume, we look at "Physical Edu & Sports Science". Physical education and sports science is not only about keeping fit, being healthy and learning...
1 Sep 2014
To thrive in a world driven by technology and science, our students will have to be scientifically literate. They need content knowledge, but they will also need to understand and use the language of science. Guest edited by Dr Tang Kok Sing...
25 Aug 2014
A new hang-out called The Makerspace located at NIE Library’s Collaborative Space on level three is drawing crowds to its key feature, a three-dimensional printing facility.
20 Sep 2014
Dear Graduate Student, NIE Graduate Student Day on 20 Sep 2014 Please mark your calendars!  On the 20 Sep 2014 (Saturday), we will be having our 3rd Graduate Student Day (GSD) (http://...
19 Aug 2014
" Reading the world, the globe, and the cosmos: Approaches to teaching literature for the twenty-first century (New York: Peter Lang) by Suzanne Choo has won the 2014 American Educational Studies Association's (AESA) Critics Choice Book Award. The...
18 Aug 2014 - 20 Aug 2014
This will be your chance to purchase your very own NIE T-shirt, based on our ever-popular varsity design.   All NIE T-shirts will be sold on a first come first-served basis and while stocks...
NIE congratulates our colleagues who have been bestowed with National Day Honours 2014 by the President of the Republic of Singapore. The National Day Honours are awarded in recognition of their contributions to education in Singapore and their...
SINGAPORE: The National Institute of Education (NIE) launched a symposium and an award for practitioners in the pre-school and special needs education sector on Saturday. NIE and the Association for Early Childhood Educators welcomed 300...
Every day, in the classrooms, teachers are patiently sowing the seeds of values and cultivating character growth in their students.
4 Dec 2014 - 6 Dec 2014
CONFERENCE THEME: Contemporary Approaches in Counselling The 20th APECA Biennial Conference-Workshop 2014 aims to bring together counsellors, psychologists, social workers, education experts,...
Dr. Chen Wenli is an associate professor with the Learning Sciences and Technology Academic Group at the National Institute of Education in Singapore. She plays an active role in the country's national level ICT initiatives, and her research...
9 Jul 2014 - 10 Jul 2014
NIE celebrates the graduation of its student teachers and returning teachers at the upcoming Teachers’ Investiture Ceremony July 2014! The following programmes and awards will be presented over...
17 Mar 2014 - 31 Jul 2014
For more information on the January 2015 intake for Higher Degree Programmes, please visit www.nie.edu.sg/jan2015.
22 May 2014
eduLab is pleased to announce the 2nd eduLab Call for Proposal for IHL (Institute of Higher Learning) led projects.
The NTU-NIE Teaching Scholars Programme (TSP) is one of NTU's Premier Scholars’ Programmes (PSP). It is a prestigious award for outstanding young persons with a passion and calling to be professional leaders in education. TSP aims to produce...
12 May 2014 - 18 Jul 2014
The Office of Education Research (OER) is pleased to announce its 12th Request for Proposals (RFP).
9 May 2014
NIE Director-Designate Prof Tan Oon Seng and Head, Strategic Planning & Academic Quality Assoc Prof Low Ee Ling were invited panellists at Harvard University’s Advanced Leadership Initiative (ALI) Think Tank entitled, “Education for the 21st...
16 May 2014
The Drama Education Dialogues are a series of three public forums that explore issues related to the importance and development of Drama Educatio in Singapore.  They provide an open and...
25 Nov 2014 - 27 Nov 2014
The International Science Education Conference 2014 (ISEC 2014) brings together academics, researchers, teachers, school leaders, policy makers and industry partners from around the globe to share...
Related Media Coverage 10 April 2014 Channel NewsAsia (Online): Caring teachers recognised at NIE awards ceremony Suria, News at 8:00 pm: Caring Teacher Awards 2014 11 April 2014 The Straits Times (Home, Page B9): Teacher who rescued suicidal pupil...
Related Media Coverage 10 April 2014 Channel NewsAsia (Online): Caring teachers recognised at NIE awards ceremony Suria, News at 8:00 pm: Caring Teacher Awards 2014 11 April 2014 Berita Harian (Page 2): 4 teachers awarded the Caring Teacher Award...
As a child, he helped his father plant and harvest vegetables in the family’s farm in Port Dickson. Several decades on, Professor Lee Sing Kong’s penchant for nurturing green shoots saw him involved in the planning of parks here and, eventually, in...
31 Mar 2014
We invite you to attend a talk by OECD Deputy Director for Education and Skills, Professor Andreas Schleicher who will be visiting Singapore to launch PISA’s new report on international problem-...
7 Mar 2014
It exposes us to the beauty of the English language. It encourages us to think critically and yet, empathize with others. And as Singapore’s Ambassador-At-Large Professor Tommy Koh puts it, it gives us a better understanding of human nature. If...
The Acting Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, and Senior Minister of State for Ministry of Communications and Information Acting Minister, Mr Lawrence Wong, awarded NIE Associate Professor Hadijah Bte Rahmat who is from the Asian...
10 Feb 2014
On 10 February 2014, NIE celebrated the launch of the first 4 volumes of the Springer Education Innovation Series. This was a momentous event with the series that prominently features NIE colleagues and their research in education, which are now set...
Join us at the Graduate & Professional Learning Open House, on Saturday, 1 March 2014, 10am - 2pm in NIE for a series of exciting and informative activities! As part of the Open House, you will get an overview of the institute and the...
Asst Prof Yang Chien-Hui of NIE's Early Childhood and Special Needs Education Academic Group provides guidance on smart-device and computer usage for children. Video //
Every classroom is different, and there is no magic formula for teachers to follow when it comes to teaching. But research can be a great way for them to improve their teaching practice.   Big Idea>> Why Should Teachers Do Research?
The unlikely star of Singapore’s latest teacher recruitment campaign is a delinquent drug addict who gets sent to jail. A real-life story, the troubled teen, Glenn Lim, remembers his old teacher Mr Kumar and turns around his life. “Your input into...
21 Nov 2013
NIE congratulates Assistant Professor Ho Li-Ching from the Humanities and Social Studies Education Academic Group who had received the 2013 CUFA Early Career Award given by the College and University Faculty Assembly (CUFA) of the National Council...
2 Oct 2013
NIE congratulates Associate Professor Jasmine Sim Boon Yee from the Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Academic Group who received the prestigious Special Recognition at the 30th World Cultural Council Award (WCCA) Ceremony on 2 October 2013. An...