The Academic Groups (AGs) are the delivery agencies for undergraduate, graduate and professional learning courses in the resident programmes for teacher education and teacher development.
The AGs work closely with the Office of Teacher Education (OTE) and Graduate Studies and Professional Learning (GPL) to prepare school teachers and leaders.
They also provide research direction for each subject discipline and accomplish research to create knowledge and impact, which influence educational practice and policy within NIE and beyond.
Asian Languages and Cultures
The Asian Languages and Culture (ALC) academic group promotes multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural research and teachings in the Chinese, Malay and Tamil languages.
English Language and Literature
The English Language and Literature (ELL) academic group is committed to high-quality research and innovative teaching in the areas of English language and linguistics, literature, and English teacher education.
Learning Sciences & Assessment
Committed to quality scholarship, inquiry into the relationship of theory and practice, research in diverse educational contexts that contribute to the existing knowledge base and expertise in Singapore and the global teaching and learning community.
Mathematics and Mathematics Education
Highly committed and dedicated academics from different backgrounds and experience in mathematics and mathematics education.
Physical Education and Sport Science
Our mission is to develop trainee teachers in areas of competence and expertise in teaching PE as a major subject, and undergraduates who will be contributing in the sports industry.
Policy, Curriculum and Leadership
Studies, researches and analyzes topics of significance in the fields of policy, curriculum and leadership studies and related topics in education