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Time to relook DSA scheme

Jan 02, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

Senior education correspondent Sandra Davie in her Sunday Times commentary highlighted two groups of people who failed to thrive in the Integrated Programme (IP) system (The shame of dropping out of the Integrated Programme; Dec 30, 2018).

One of them comprises students who entered the schools via the Direct School Admission (DSA) scheme through their co-curricular achievements.

What she highlighted supports my view about gaining admission into elite schools through DSA.

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