Francis Loh pays tribute to an unsung hero who taught and worked tirelessly among poor children in the interior of Sabah.
Unfortunately, the education system is now under heavy political influence and keeps on changing to the detriment of the system, observes Abdul Rashid Hanafi.
If we are serious about emulating Korea’s drive for success, we have to look at what’s behind that “legendary high discipline and work culture”, says Francis Loh.
Unfortunately, many of our leaders and some people have been far too satisfied with the status quo and their achievements, laments Abdul Rashid Hanafi.
The Education Ministry should own up and take responsibility for a failed system and set up a high-level independent commission of inquiry to get to the bottom of this fiasco, fumes Leena Mohan.