Judging Committee

Dr Nicholas Giles Aplin

Chairman, Caring Teacher Awards Organising Committee, Senior Lecturer, Physical Education & Sports Science Academic Group

National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Ms Karen Wong

Media and Community Relations Manager, Singapore Public and Government Affairs

ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Mr Clarence Tang

Divisional Director, HR Solutions & Capabilities

Ministry of Education

Ms Aidaroyani Adam

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Yayasan Mendaki

Mr Mike Thiruman

General Secretary

Singapore Teachers' Union

Judging Criteria

How did the teachers reach out to the students to develop them holistically? Did they employ any innovative means to do so?

How have the students been transformed by their teachers? Any life-shaping experiences or change of values?

Do these teachers inspire their colleagues to go the extra mile for their students and make a difference to their holistic development?

What are the qualities that the teachers have displayed in the daily interactions with their students? Do they demonstrate a high level of genuine care, concern, love, consideration and affection for their students?

How dedicated are the teachers in attending to the holistic development of their students, and in making a difference to each student?