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Call to be more inclusive a reminder of broader goals

Singaporeans are used to seeing school through the lens of academic pressure, the kind brought on by exams and from having to keep up with classmates who do better.

When Parliament debated a motion on education, the unhealthy stress felt by students and how it can be ameliorated predictably came up front and centre yesterday.


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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 12, 2018, with the headline 'Call to be more inclusive a reminder of broader goals'. Print Edition | Subscribe