March 2012 Update

The Summary:
  • KA-BM version 2.0 (down to the level of learning objectives)
  • Number of Malay/Bahasa Melayu translations completed thus far: 58 (as of March 2012)
  • 11th March 2012 TV Interview about the Khan Academy 
  • Reaching out to the PPSMI folks 
The Details
 
KA-BM version 2.0 (down to the level of learning objectives). 
 
KA-BM version 1 identified KA video-clips at the level of topics.  However, we have realized that it’s worthwhile (though very time-consuming) to curate KA video-clips to the level of learning objectives.  
 
Thus Suhaimi and his team have started doing so with Form 4 math (= 65 KA video-clips), and will eventually handle math/additional math for the other Forms. 
 
 
Number of Translations Completed Thus Far: 58
 
Based upon the information contained here: 
 
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Please note that Education Republic, a for-profit organization, is working on KA content that correspond to the primary school content.  Fortunately, there’s no overlap because we are concentrating upon the secondary school curriculum.  
 
11th March 2012 TV Interview about the Khan Academy
Video:
News report: 
We are discussing with some Malaysian educators about the flipped classroom mentioned in the interview. 
 
Reaching out to the PPSMI folks  
 
We have reached out to the pro-PPSMI folks to share about the potential of using the KA content as an “outside the school” opportunity for learning mathematics in English, and have shared the following presentation with a CPS person. 
In addition, I have shared via the PPSMI FB page: 
 
 
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