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Long road to university autonomy

First published in theSun on 8 June 2017 here. LAST week, the minister of higher education said that Malaysia’s public universities are …

In and out of schools

First published in theSun here, on 7 August 2014. AT an IDEAS education-related roundtable held earlier this week, the issue of school dropouts …

Teaching for Malaysia

(first published in theSun on 1st May 2014) ONE Friday afternoon, I took a break from my office job and went to a …

Better than Advanced Nations?

I love a good policy debate and this time it was with our Deputy Prime Minister who had said that the Malaysian …

Of schooling and the budget

Education is something almost all Malaysians worry about, for good reason – it affects their children’s future, after all! This was published …