Category Archives: Education

Most of my thoughts about education, school, university, learning.

When you’re still in the early stages of your formal education, you have a pretty good idea about what the next year will bring. Once you’re through with it, things become different. The illusion of certainty fades. You realise with … Continue reading

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W17D2- a teacher’s passion

I’ve decided to make it a point to start writing something every day. This is not a new decision but it’s another time that I’m starting this again. I best embodied this when I was still in secondary school- when … Continue reading

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Didn’t make it to leadership school? Build your own!

I had a class reunion the other day and I got to talk to one of my classmates who completed his national service as a commissioned officer. If I had met him while we were both in uniform, I’d be … Continue reading

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The University Dilemma

2014 Update: I didn’t go to University in the end. All my applications were turned down. I ended up working for ReferralCandy. I love it. I seriously think that going to university after I complete my NS isn’t a very … Continue reading

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Work hard? Me? But I’m Gifted!

2014 summary: Used to be a minimum-effort student who was proud of how little effort I needed to get by. Now wish I had learnt to work hard instead. – I got full marks for pretty much everything before I got into … Continue reading

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