Listening Comprehension – English Paper 3

This would be useful for students taking the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (GCE) examinations in English. It would probably be more helpful for those taking the Express and Normal Academic papers. However, those under the Normal Technical stream may also find the general knowledge of value. [You are welcome to look at the post on …

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The Learning Brain – Chapter 8

Torkel Klingberg*. (2013). The Learning Brain: Memory and Brain Development in Children. New York. Oxford University Press. [Translation: Neil Betteridge]. Extremely stressful events (e.g. life and death moments) have resulted in precise and deeply imprinted memories. Does this mean that surprise or sudden tests have their place in education? In the case of working (short term) …

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