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  •  Pri Sec School

    Education in the City – Supporting Your Child's Journey From Pre-School To Secondary School

    The Office of Education Research (OER), in collaboration with the National Library Board, held its fifth Education in the City lecture on 29 November 2018. Read more
     Education in the City 2

    Education in the City – Brain-Based Learning - Fact Or Fiction?

    The Office of Education Research (OER), in partnership with the National Library Board (NLB), held the third Education in the City lecture on 8 June 2018. Read more
    Education in the City 3

    Education in the City – Brain-based Learning: Fact or Fiction? 

    The Office of Education Research (OER), in partnership with the National Library Board (NLB), held the third Education in the City lecture on 8 June 2018. Read more
    Education in the City 2

    Education in the City: Are Values Caught or Taught?

    The Office of Education Research (OER) together with the National Library Board (NLB), presented the second Education in the City lecture on 23 March 2018. Read more


    Education in the City 1

    Education in the City – Helping Children Cope with Stress

    The Office of Education Research (OER) has partnered the National Library Board (NLB) to organise a series of talks themed “Education in the City”. Read more



    Roundtable

    OER Organises Roundtable on School Libraries and Design 

    The Office of Education Research (OER), in collaboration with the Building a Reading Culture Project (BRC) team, held a roundtable on reading and equity at the Bishan Community Library on 22th September 2017.  Read more 
  •  East Zone

    In conversation with NIE Researchers – Insights, Inspiration, and Ideation

    The school partnerships team of the Office of Education Research(OER) co-organised two practitioner-researcher dialogue sessions with the East Zone Centre of Excellence for Research (EZ COE) on 11 and 18 April 2018 at Temasek Junior College. Read more

     Big Data

    Impact of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence on NIE’s Academic Programs

    The Office of Education Research (OER) organized a half-day programme on big data, learning analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) for NIE appointment holders on 27 April 2018. Read more
  • KB Symposium

    Knowledge Building Symposium 2018

    The Knowledge Building (KB) Symposium 2018 took place on 22 November and was co-hosted by Office of Education Research and Chua Chu Kang Primary School (CCKPS). The event was attended by 134 participants from 30 organisations, including international guests from Canada and United States. Read more
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    This Creature Called STEM - Science, Techonology, Engineering and Mathematics - A Symposium

    A provocative “Do we want to educate for the economy, or for the emancipation of human beings?” posed by Dr Michael Tan (Research Scientist, Office of Education Research, NIE) pricked up the ears of a sleepy morning audience at The HEAD Foundation on 1 November 2018. Read more
    Learning Analytics

    OER Hosts Learning Analytics Researchers

    The Office of Education Research had the privilege of hosting executive committee members from the Society of Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) on 10 May 2018.  

     As part of their visit, they conducted a seminar on “Beyond the Observable with Learning Analytics: Advanced Methods for Understanding Learning in Formal and Informal Settings”.
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     TPAL

    OER Organises 3rd Tranche Closing Symposium on TPAL

    Together with the Corporate Research Office, Ministry of Education (MOE), the Office of Education Research (OER) organized a symposium on Teacher Professionalism and Learning (TPAL) to a group of MOE officers and practitioners – as the 3rd tranche of research funding at OER comes to a close. Read more

     Humanities Education

    Humanities Education in Singapore – Where to Next?

    The Office of Education Research (OER), in collaboration with the Academy of Singapore Teachers, held a humanities education research seminar on 20th March 2018.

    The seminar showcased the implications of findings from NIE’s research in the areas of Social Studies, History and Geography education for the Singapore classroom.  Read more
     KB Symposium

    Knowledge Building (KB) Symposium

    The Knowledge Building (KB) Symposium 2017 was held on 20 November at Haig Girls’ School. It was a successful event with extensive reach involving students, teachers and school leaders from a number of local primary and secondary schools and tertiary institutions. Read more


    The Office of Education Research (OER), in collaboration with the Academy of Singapore Teachers, held a humanities education research seminar on 20th March 2018.
    The Office of Education Research (OER), in collaboration with the Academy of Singapore Teachers, held a humanities education research seminar on 20th March 2018.
    The Office of Education Research (OER), in collaboration with the Academy of Singapore Teachers, held a humanities education research seminar on 20th March 2018.
  •  NIE Hosts 31st International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement

    NIE Hosts 31st International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement

    The National Institute of Education (NIE) had the privilege of hosting the 31st International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement (ICSEI) from 8th to 12th January 2018. 

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     RPC Conclusion

    Redesigning Pedagogy International Conference 2017 – “Education for the Future: Creativity, Innovation and Values”

    The National Institute of Education held the 7th biennial Redesigning Pedagogy International Conference (RPIC) from 31 May 2017 to 2 Jun 2017. 

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  •  Joshua Polanin

    OER Hosts Dr Joshua Polanin

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Dr Joshua Polanin from American Institutes for Research from 5 – 9 November 2018. This visit was hosted by OER Associate Dean (Research Design & Integrity) Dr Rita Silver. Read more
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    OER Hosts Dr Wendy Bokhorst-Heng from Crandall University

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Dr Wendy Bokhorst-Heng from Crandall University, Canada from 12-16 November 2018. This visit was hosted by OER Associate Dean (Research Design & Integrity) Dr Rita E. Silver. Read more
      freebody

    OER Hosts Professor Peter Freebody

    The Office of Education Research (OER) was privileged to host Professor Peter Freebody, Honorary Professor from the University of Sydney, from 26 to 29 March 2018. Read more

     OER Hosts Early Childhood Professors

    OER Hosts Early Childhood Professors

    From 29 May to 3 June 2017, the Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Professor Anthony Okely and Professor Marc de Rosnay from the University of Wollongong. Read more

     OER Hosts Professors from Seoul National University

    OER Hosts Professors from Seoul National University

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted four professors from Seoul National University (SNU) from 17th to 19th May 2017. They are Prof Cho Han Hyuk, Prof Lee Byungmin, Prof Jeong Dae Hong and Assoc Prof Cho Young Hoan. Read more


    Dr Rena Subotnik

    OER Hosts Dr Rena Subotnik

    The Office of Education Research (OER) hosted Dr Rena Subotnik, Director of the American Psychological Association (APA) Center for Psychology in Schools and Education, from 3 to 6 Jul 2017. Dr Subotnik’s research expertise lies in creativity, innovation and talent development.  Read more


  • Education in the City - Is It Real? How To Get Ahead Of Fake News

    Education in the City - Are Values Taught Or Caught?

    Education in the City - Helping Children Cope With Stress
     

    International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement (ICSEI) 2018

    Redesigning Pedagogy International Conference 2017