Teachers to get 8 per cent pay increase
04:46 AM Sep 01, 2012
The numbers shown above are the increases, which are already comparable to the actual salaries of public school teachers in the Philippines. These pay increases in Singapore are in fact much bigger than the salaries of kindergarten teachers in the Philippines. The Minister of Education (MOE) of Singapore Heng Swee Keat wrote:
"It is challenging to be in the frontline, day-in, day-out, especially if our teachers also have young children or other family members to take care of. But to our teachers, take heart that your hard work and devotion is well appreciated by all of us, especially at MOE."To Philippine public school teachers, we could only hope....