Kids with tuition fare worse (Opinion, Page A31)

Thursday, 8 December 2016

The Straits Times

In today’s edition of The Straits Times, there was an article contribution by Dr Kelvin Seah Kah Cheng from the Department of Economics at the NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, in which he discussed the prevalence of tuition in Singapore, and the reasons behind the rise. Dr Seah also analysed the data from the 2012 Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa), a large-scale international survey involving 15-year-old students, and examined the relationship between tuition and performance of students.

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