New school curriculum addresses Malaysia’s sub-standard performance in Pisa, says Fadhlina

Published on 6 Dec 2023 7:19:47 PM

Elements in the new school curriculum can address Malaysia’s sub-standard performance in the Programme for International Students Assessment (Pisa).

When delivering her speech on the 2027 School Curriculum on Wednesday (Dec 6), Education Minister Fadhlina Sidek said that reading, writing and numeracy skills will be emphasised in the 2027 School Curriculum, adding that early intervention will be given to help students who have problems mastering literacy and numeracy skills before students move to level II (Year Three and Year Four) and level III (Year Five and Year Six).