CHEE Min Fui


Humanities & Social Studies Education (HSSE)

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Research Interests
Teacher knowledge, Social Studies Education

  • Chee Min Fui is currently the programme leader for PGDE Primary Social Studies in HSSE. She is actively involved in both pre-service and in-service teacher education and has served on syllabus development committees in the Ministry of Education. Her research interest is in teacher knowledge for primary Social Studies.

    Selected Publications

    Kho E.M., Chee M.F., & Ooi G.L. (2010). Multi-religiosity and its Implications for Singapore Schools. In Series Editors: Brown, E.L., Craven, R., & McLean, G. Volume Editors: Dowson, M., McLean,G., & Devenish, S. (Eds.), International Advances in Education: Global Initiatives for Equity and Social Justice (pp. 121-134). Charlotte, N.C.: Information Age Publishing.

    Chee, M. F. (2006). The Historical Evolution of Madrasah Education in Singapore. In Abdul Rahman, N. A. & Lai, A. E. (Eds.), Secularism and Spirituality: Seeking Integrated Knowledge and Success in Madrasah Education in Singapore (pp. 6-28). Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Academic.

    Sim, H. H., & Chee, M. F. (2005). Infusion of national education in primary social studies. In Lee, C., & Chang, C. H. (Eds.), Primary Social Studies: Exploring Pedagogy and Content (pp. 68-73). Singapore: Federal-Marshall Cavendish International.

    Ooi, G.L. & Chee, M. F. (2007). They Play Soccer Too! - Madrasah Education in Multicultural Singapore. Asia Pacific Journal of Education, 27(1), 71-82.

    Chee, M.F. (2006). Training Teachers for the Effective Use of Museums. International Journal of Historical Learning, Teaching and Research, 6(1), 10-16.

    Chee, M.F. (2004). Using Primary Sources for the Teaching of Secondary Social Studies: Exploring the Potential and Problems of Oral History. Teaching and Learning, 25(2), 207-214.

    Chee, M. F., Low, C., Ho, S., Lim, C. S., & Wong, H. S. (2004). Archaeology in Singapore: For Primary and Secondary Schools. Singapore: Singapore History Museum.

    Selected Conference Presentations

    Kho, E.M., Chee, M.F. (2013, November). Unexplored territory: The Curricular-instructional gatekeeping of social studies teacher educators in Singapore. Paper presented at NCSS Annual Conference 2013, CUFA meeting, St Louis, United States.

    Chee M. F., Kho E. M. (2009, November). Teacher education in primary Social Studies - is it time for specialization?. Paper presented at The International Assembly of Social Educators Meeting, 89th Annual Conference, National Council for the Social Studies, Atlanta, United States.