Globalization and the Singapore Curriculum

From Policy to Classroom

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ISBN: 978-981-4451-56-7 (Print) 978-981-4451-57-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      Introduction

  3. Globalization, Curriculum Reform, Vision and Discourses

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-32

      Globalization, the State and Curriculum Reform

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      Pages 33-47

      Aims of Schooling for the Twenty-First Century: The Desired Outcomes of Education

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      Pages 49-63

      A Vision of Schooling for the Twenty-First Century: Thinking Schools and Learning Nation

  4. Translating Reform Initiatives into Programmes, School Subjects and Operational Frameworks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 67-83

      National Education: Framing the Citizenship Curriculum for Singapore Schools

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      Pages 85-98

      Recontextualizing Critical Thinking in the Singapore Classroom: Political Ideology and the Formation of School Subjects

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      Pages 99-117

      Teach Less, Learn More: Lost in Translation

  5. Enacting Reform Initiatives in Classrooms

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Pages 121-149

      Visible Learning and the Enacted Curriculum in Singapore

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      Pages 151-167

      Working Through the Layers: Curriculum Implementation in Language Education

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      Pages 169-185

      National and Global Citizenship Education: Case Studies from Two Singapore Social Studies Classrooms

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      Pages 187-202

      Enacting Teach Less, Learn More in Mathematics Classrooms: The Case of Productive Failure

  6. International, Comparative and Future Perspectives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 203-203

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      Pages 205-224

      Singapore’s School Curriculum for the Future Beyond: National Development?

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      Pages 225-240

      Reforming Curriculum in Singapore and Hong Kong

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      Pages 241-260

      The Development of a Future-Oriented Citizenship Curriculum in Singapore: Convergence of Character and Citizenship Education and Curriculum 2015

  7. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 261-261

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      Pages 263-275

      The Singapore Curriculum: Convergence, Divergence, Issues and Challenges

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 277-279