SIM Boon Yee Jasmine

Associate Professor

Curriculum, Teaching and Learning (CTL)

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PhD (2007) The University of Sydney


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Research Interests
Civic and Citizenship Education, School-Based Curriculum Development, Social Studies and Democratic Education

  • Dr Jasmine B-Y Sim is Associate Professor in the Curriculum, Teaching and Learning Academic Group. She was awarded the Australian International Postgraduate Research Scholarship and the International Postgraduate Award in 2003 and subsequently obtained her Ph.D from the University of Sydney. Dr Sim also holds a Master of Education in Learning and Teaching from Harvard University, and a Bachelor of Arts (Upper Class Honours) in English and History from the Victoria University of Wellington. She was a recipient of the Ministry of Education Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship and the Singapore Government Scholarship. Prior to joining NIE, Dr Sim taught History and General Paper at Raffles Junior College, and worked in the MoE Curriculum Planning and Development Division and Schools Division.

  • Cambridge Journal of Education Best Article Prize 2010
    Baildon, M., & Sim, J. B-Y. (2009). Notions of criticality: Singaporean teacher perspectives of critical thinking in social studies. Cambridge Journal of Education, 39,(4), 407-422.