Sunday , 18th Aug, 2019
Home / Tag Archives: PISA

Tag Archives: PISA

The Star: All for a good cause

The Star 24 Mar 2013 All for a good cause

Volunteers who teach under-performing students in their quest to learn, move on and have a better life, need to be saluted for their commitment and determination. AS THE standard of living of Malaysians improves towards the upper end of the developing status, we start to find cause for volunteerism. Immanuel Kant (1724-1804), renowned philosopher in the field of ethics, approached …

Read More »

Analisis Laporan TIMSS 2011 dan Pencapaian Malaysia – Bahagian 2

chart-timss-e2

Oleh Zul Fikri Zamir dan Anas Alam Faizli  DALAM bahagian pertama kami telah nyatakan analisis awal kami terhadap faktor-faktor yang mempengaruhi pencapaian Malaysia di dalam standard pendidikan antarabangsa. Kami sedar Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia berusaha sedaya upaya untuk memperbaiki sistem sedia ada dengan pengenalan Penilaian Berasaskan Sekolah (PBS) menggantikan orientasi peperiksaan, pelaksanaan program iThink melalui Agensi Inovasi Malaysia di kalangan guru-guru …

Read More »

Analisis Laporan TIMSS 2011 dan Pencapaian Malaysia – Bahagian 1

TIMSS

Oleh Zul Fikri Zamir dan Anas Alam Faizli  SEORANG ahli akademik dari Brazil telah berjaya membawa satu pembaharuan kepada konsep pedagogi kritis. Paulo Freire gigih menyangkal konsep pendidikan ala-ala “simpanan di bank” yang menurutnya pelajar dilihat seperti akaun kosong yang akan di isi oleh cikgu. Pelajar cuba dipenuhi dengan maklumat. Ini bukan pendidikan tetapi storan maklumat! Freire mencadangkan hubungan dua …

Read More »

Sukarelawan Pendidikan melalui Teach for The Needs: Bahagian II

DaHikmah Gopeng4

Seiring dengan peningkatan gaya hidup rakyat Malaysia menuju ke arah negara maju, ramai mula mencari sebab untuk menyumbang ke arah kebajikan. Immanuel Kant (1724-1804), ahli falsafah terunggul dalam bidang Etika, mengambil pendekatan etika kesukarelawan dalam banyak hasil kerjanya. Menurut beliau dan ramai tokoh pada era beliau, tunjang yang mendasari etika kesukarelawan ialah hasrat. Memetik kata-kata Ali Shariati dalam bukunya Ideology, …

Read More »

Education Volunteerism via Teach For The Needs – Part II

group TFTN Kon 1 resize

As the standard of living of Malaysians improves towards the upper end of the developing status, we start to find cause for volunteerism. Immanuel Kant (1724-1804), renowned philosopher in the field of Ethics, approached ethical volunteerism in many of his works. According to him and many others of his time, the defining pillar behind ethical volunteerism is will. Quoting Ali …

Read More »

Malaysia’s Spending on Education, Ranking and No of Researchers

Researchers Malaysia

The education budget education was slashed from RM50 billion to RM37 billion this year! To get an idea of how counter-intuitive this is for a developing Malaysia, even Vietnam, Timor Leste and Cuba spent more. Currently, about 80 per cent of the bottom 40 per cent income households are only SPM qualified and below, with almost only 5 per cent …

Read More »