VISIT BY BUSAN SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL 31 JANUARY 2020

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On 31 January 2020, SST hosted visitors from Busan Science High school, headed by:

Jeong Seongoh (정성오)       Principal
Lee Hyeokwoo (이혁우)       Head Teacher
Jang Jihyun (장지현)             Teacher

They were given a brief introduction of the school by Mrs Chew-Lim Wai Lee, SST’s Vice-Principal (Academic).

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The educators and students went on a campus tour to better understand the SST experience. The students also participated in fox-hunting activity and sharing of their research projects with SST students.

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VISIT BY ANDREW RIEDL KEMET INTERNATIONAL LTD 20 JANUARY 2020

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On 20 January 2020, SST welcome Mr Andrew Riedl from Kemet International Ltd. He was given a brief introduction to the school and brought on a tour of the facilities by Vice-Pincipal (Acad), Mrs Chew Wai Lee.

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VISIT BY KUMAMOTO KITA HIGH SCHOOL 13 JANUARY 2020

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On 13 January 2020, SST hosted visitors from Kumamoto Kita High School. They were given a brief introduction of the school and brought on a tour of the facilities.

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The students also participated in a Chinese cultural activity such as lantern making with SST students for the upcoming Lunar New Year celebration in SST.

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VISIT BY TIM COOK, APPLE CEO 11 DECEMBER 2019

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On 11 December 2019, SST welcomed Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer of Apple to our campus, where a special workshop was hosted. This workshop was organised by Apple and Apple Consultant Network member for application development, Tinkercademy, for Mr Cook to connect with secondary school students who have completed the Swift Accelerator Programme.

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Participants had an opportunity to share with Mr Cook about what they have learnt through the programme, covering their learning journey in coding and also showcased some of their own applications. We were ecstatic to hear that Mr Cook commended one of our students for having good narratives in the applications that the students have developed.

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The Swift Accelerator Programme launched in January 2018, a collaboration between Infocomm Media Development Authority – IMDA and Apple. Participants have published their own iOS app on the Apple Store and learnt multitudes about coding through the programme.

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VISIT BY JURONG PIONEER JUNIOR COLLEGE 5 NOVEMBER 2019

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On 5 November 2019, SST welcomed key personnel from Jurong Pioneer Junior College as part of their strategic planning retreat. The visitors hope to gain better understanding of  the secondary school landscape and student experiences through this exchange. They were hosted by Mrs Linda Chan, SST Principal, who shared key insights of SST’s programmes and curriculum, and how curriculum in the school has been designed to meet the needs of SST students.

No. Name Designation
1 Miss Britta Seet Vice Principal
2 Ms Sarizah Kiman
Head of Department (English Language)
3 Ms Veronica Low
Subject Head (Partnerships)
4 Mr Subash Ramiah Year Head
5 Mr Koh Chit Siong Year Head
6 Mrs Chionh-Lim Sheau Jen
Head of Department (Mother Tongue Languages)
7 Mr James Koh
Head of Department (Physics)
8 Ms Michelle Quek
Subject Head (Strategic Information Management)
9 Ms Shalwa Md Taib
Level Head (General Paper)

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VISIT BY DR GREG OATES, UNIVERSITY OF TASMANIA, FACULTY OF EDUCATION 15 OCTOBER 2019

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On 15 October 2019, SST welcome Dr Greg Oates, Program Director from University of Tasmania, Faculty of Education. He was given a brief introduction to the school and brought on a tour of the facilities by Vice-Pincipal (Acad), Mrs Chew Wai Lee.

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VISIT BY BEDOK SOUTH SECONDARY SCHOOL 16 SEPTEMBER 2019

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On 16 September 2019, SST welcomed educators from the Bedok South Secondary School. They were given an introduction of the school and SST’s Curriculum by Senior Science Teacher, Mr Tan Hoe Teck.

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They were also brought on a campus tour.

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VISIT BY ST ANDREW’S ANGLICAN COLLEGE 27 AUGUST 2019

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On 27 August 2019, SST welcomed educators from St Andrew’s Anglican College and a representative from Apple, Singapore.

They were hosted by Mr Aurelius Yeo, Head of Department of Education Technology, who shared key insights about SST’s curriculum and how SST nurtures and hone our students’ competencies, providing pathways and opportunities for students to pursue their passion for STEM.

S/N Salutation Name Designation
1 Mr Rob Patterson Principal
2 Mr Brett Moller Director of Digital Services
3 Ms Cath Green Deputy Head of Primary 3

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VISIT BY EDUCATORS FROM SHANGHAI 23 AUGUST 2019

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On 23 August 2019, SST hosted educators from Shanghai. They were hosted by Ms Loh Kwai Yin, Head of Department of Special Projects, who shared key insights about SST’s curriculum and how SST nurtures and hone our students’ competencies, providing pathways and opportunities for students to pursue their passion in STEM.

S/N Name Designation School
1 Wang Ting Ting (王婷婷) Vice-principal Shanghai The First Central Primary School of Jing’an District (上海市静安区第一中心小学)
2 Wang Lin Hua (王琳华) Vice-principal North Zhongshan Road Primary School (静安区中山北路小学)

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They were also brought on a tour of the campus.

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VISIT BY SINGAPORE EDUCATION MINISTER MR ONG YE KUNG 29 JULY 2019

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On 29 July 2019, SST welcome Education Minister, Mr Ong Ye Kung. SST school leaders and teachers shared key insights about SST’s curriculum, and also took the time to ask questions they had about Singapore’s education landscape.

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After the session, Mr Ong viewed some of our students’ projects at the exhibition centre and went to the Art, Design, Media and Technology classroom for a lesson observation.

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There, the students shared their concepts for the SST-3M InnoScience Challenge, a part of the ChangeMakers programme. They were tasked to consider issues faced by Singaporeans in the field of transport and safety, and to design an innovative product that will help improve lives.

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Several SST students also had the opportunity to share about their SST experience with him. They were able to ask many questions relating to CCA, curriculum and even drones.

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The students showed him the SSTunio, a microcontroller conceptualised by SST alumni, which was meant to facilitate ICT learning under the ChangeMakers programme. It is part of the booklist for every Secondary One student.

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Thank you Mr Ong for visiting SST!

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