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Jun2024

Lessons Learned In The Teaching Of English Voluntarily To The Marginalised!

Lessons Learned In The Teaching Of English Voluntarily To The Marginalised!

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - Bacalah Malaysia June 18, 2024  The English Language issue has flared up yet again.  This time instead of the same tired old arguments, it took a geopolitical spin involving people in high places.  "A “three-minute expert” was singled out for wrongly criticising...

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Jun2024

Reimagining Education Based On Bhutan’s “Four Friends” Legendary Story

Reimagining Education Based On Bhutan’s “Four Friends” Legendary Story

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - Bacalah Malaysia Jun 10, 2024  In Bhutan, one of the popular stories relates to the “four friends.” There are paintings and needlework that depict the same.  "Only to find out that the “friends” are not human beings – many would not have...

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May2024

Internationalisation At Stake, Globally. Time To Walk The Talk, Delivering On The Promises!

Internationalisation At Stake, Globally. Time To Walk The Talk, Delivering On The Promises!

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - Bacalah Malaysia May 27, 2024    The recent media report that Malaysia’s higher education sector is attracting global interest, especially from Central Asia comes as no surprise.   "In fact, it is to be expected because Malaysia has been ‘internationalising’ itself as an...

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May2024

Post-October 7 Edu-Cide: Time To Go Beyond Harvard?

Post-October 7 Edu-Cide: Time To Go Beyond Harvard?

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak Opinion - Bacalah Malaysia May 21, 2024  A few years back, the writer curiously bought a book entitled “Beyond Harvard” (2017) written by the same best-selling author of “What They Don’t Teach You at Harvard Business School” (1984).  Are they interrelated? That the latter is still...

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May2024

Let Johor Lead In Transforming Education Nationwide

Let Johor Lead In Transforming Education Nationwide

Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul RazakOpinion - Bacalah MalaysiaMay 14, 2024  The Regent of Johor, Tunku Mahkota Ismail Sultan Ibrahim, in his royal address to officiate the third session of the 15th Johor state legislative assembly, touched on the need to improve the nation’s education system.   The federal...