National Institute of Education

The National Institute of Education (NIE), Singapore, is Singapore’s national teacher education institute with the mission of inspiring learning, transforming teaching and advancing research.

Duck Learning

Duck Learning started off in 2007 as an educational consultancy firm specialising in Student Leadership training and Character development. Our educational philosophy is to allow student to learn more by providing them opportunities in education to facilitate self-initiated learning.

We believe in helping students to realise and develop their full potential in order to become responsible leaders of the future. We strive to create opportunities in education by empowering students, educators and educational institutions to learn, provide innovative learning solutions to facilitate learning and developing engaging platforms to promote excellence in education.

Duck Learning is a “Singaporean” company whose founder is a 3rd generation Singaporean who founded Duck Learning after his own personal experiences in education as an adult volunteer leader in a newly-established uniformed group and an educator.

Over the last 14 years, Duck Learning has grown from strength to strength, providing customized solutions for schools in all areas of the curriculum through workshops for students and teachers, consultancy services to help schools adopt best practices to develop 21st century competencies in their students and supplying the latest in educational platforms, to close to 200 MOE schools in Singapore as well as many pre-schools and international schools.

In 2014, Duck Learning consolidated all of its offerings for schools in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics to provide complete STEM Solutions for its clients. This involves a whole ecosystem of products and services which Duck learning can customize for schools to provide truly unique and effective learning solutions in STEM for students. More information on Duck Learning’s STEM solutions and ecosystem can be found on the next page.

Duck Learning is the proud exclusive partner of LEGO Education in Singapore. It distributes LEGO Education products as well as helps schools to maximize the use of their LEGO Education sets through teacher training and curriculum support. Duck Learning also manages the Innovation Lab by LEGO Education located at the Science Centre, Singapore and organizes the annual FIRST LEGO League, a competition aimed at encouraging more students to take up careers in Science and Technology.

Duck Learning is also the exclusive authorized training provider of LEGO Education Academy (LEA) courses in Singapore. The LEA is an institution in Denmark that provides STEM workshops for teachers and students. Duck Learning currently has 2 Master Trainers and all its trainers are certified by the LEGO Education Academy.

Since then, Duck Learning has also become the exclusive partner of other organisations such as Arduino Education, SAM Labs, Strawbees, Shape Robotics & KUBO.

In January 2016, Duck Learning launched its India company, Duck Learning India, which partners with LEGO Education, Arduino Education, SAM Labs, Strawbees and KUBO to provide educational solutions to schools in western India.

Duck Learning has developed strong partnerships with organisations such as the Science Centre Singapore, Infocomm & Media Development Authority of Singapore, Health Promotion Board, Building and Construction Authority and Singapore Ministry of Education Character and Citizenship Branch.