What were you thinking, activists slam Ministry of Education, DidikTV

Activists said the education ministry and DidikTV producers should be held accountable for a widely panned show that featured a teacher explaining the reproductive system to Standard Two pupils.

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loyal malaysian
loyal malaysian
22 Feb 2021 1.35pm

Yes, the MOE and the DidikTV producers should be held accountable for that show. But they won’t for as is the civil service culture here, the brickbats will be deflected on to some unfortunate soul.
Teo Nie Ching is spot on- the MOE has the technical expertise to write the scripts.
Why were they not utilised?
Yes, you pay peanuts, you get … -in this case we were told the teachers were volunteers and had to write the scripts themselves!