© 2017

Global Voices in Education

Ruth Wong Memorial Lectures, Volume II

  • Oon Seng Tan
  • Hee Ong Wong
  • Seok Hoon Seng

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Back Matter
    Pages 121-125

About this book


This book (Volume II) brings together lectures given by eminent educationalists between 1983 and 2008 in memory of the work of Ruth Wong, an influential figure in the field of education in the 1970s and early 1980s. Addressing learning, schooling, teaching, teacher education, educational research and policy innovations, it is a must-read for educators, education leaders and policy makers interested in making education more uplifting and successful for the next generation of learners.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Oon Seng Tan
    • 1
  • Hee Ong Wong
    • 2
  • Seok Hoon Seng
    • 3
  1. 1.National Institute of EducationSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.SingaporeSingapore
  3. 3.SingaporeSingapore

About the editors

Tan Oon Seng

Professor of Education and Director

National Institute of Education

Wong Hee Ong

Former Professor in Medicine, University of Malaya

Seng Seok Hoon

Former Professor in Psychological Studies, National Institute of Education

Bibliographic information