Most Singaporeans were just plain excited that our little red dot island will be the scintillating backdrop of a highly … Continue Reading Crazy Rich Asians: A Hit or Miss?
By Team Solidarity 合 & Liz Koh Family. One heart moulded out of many. Dad is the cardiac muscle – … Continue Reading Family: The Heart of the Matter
By Jessica Shepherd Tell us a bit about yourself. Hi I’m John, I’m 19 this year and I’ve been homeschooled … Continue Reading Interview with Former Homeschooler serving Singapore National Service
‘Every Life Matters!’
Imagine a community that values the sanctity of life, supports mothers through pregnancies and protects the most vulnerable people in our society – our unborn children.
There is never a better time of the year than Yuletide to give thanks for the gift of life. No … Continue Reading The Gift of Life
By Samuel Lee Yi Xuan What A Wonderful World by 冯正伦 Aaron Fong, THG Alumnus on guitar 上个星期六， 爸爸和妈妈决定带我和哥哥一起到滨海湾花园去。听说很多人都认为滨海湾花园是新加坡最漂亮的花园。这个花园以她特有的魅力， … Continue Reading 滨海湾花园 (Gardens by the Bay)
On 2 November 2011, a group of homeschoolers enjoyed a poem-able time with Uncle Francis at the Seletar Reservoir. An … Continue Reading Poetry with a Zookeeper
THG is launched on 9 August 2011, as our nation celebrates its 46th birthday. This year, homeschoolers attended their first National Education Show, and THG joins them as they recollect the experience. Singapore’s Presidential Election is also held in August. Five youths learn together … Continue Reading Issue 1 : Singapore Our Nation
Reported by Ah Boi & Jodd Foxfire Majulah! The 2011 Singapore National Day Parade, a musical performance in five separate acts, was an extraordinary multimedia musical indeed. Centered around the topic “Majulah! The Singapore Spirit”, the audience was enthralled … Continue Reading Our First National Day Parade, July 2011
by Aaron Fong Commenting on the Constitutional position on the Presidential role, Minister for Law K Shanmugam stressed that the President “has custodial powers, not executive powers”. “In other words, he can veto or block Government actions in specified areas, but … Continue Reading The Roles and Powers of the President of Singapore
by Jerel Lim Warm, Personal, Generous. These are some traits describing President S. R. Nathan. He served the office with dignity, care and charm. Mr. Zainul Abidin Rasheed, former senior minister of state at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs:” He has represented … Continue Reading How Then Should I Vote?
By Elizabeth Fong Introduction and Background Six years have flown by and it is again time for Singaporeans to vote for their new president. Seventy-one-year-old Dr. Tony Tan is one of the candidates running for the presidency in this upcoming election. From 1979 to … Continue Reading Presidential Candidate: Tony Tan
By Joshua Ng Introduction & Background Presidential Candidate Mr Tan Kin Lian came from a humble family background. When he was a child, Mr Tan lived in a rented room and had to move residence a few times. Later, he lived in a HDB flat for … Continue Reading Presidential Candidate: Tan Kin Lian
Homeschoolers in the News – The Roving Reporter learns about homeschooling families featured in the news. 2011
Elisabeth Fong, Alumni Presidential Candidate: Tony Tan How to bake Mrs. Field’s Chocolate Chip Cookies
Janna Chua, Alumni A Personal Story Presidential Candidate: Tan Cheng Bock