While enrichment schools are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it did not dampen the spirits of our Dance Principal, Ms Shyamala, to bring her former students together for a Virtual Ballet Class. The purpose? To commemorate International Dance Day 2020. Ms Shyamala has kept in contact with her students from as far back as 1998. When she [...]

May 15th, 2020|

Crestar’s Enrichment Division Expresses Support Solidarity

During the early stage of the COVID-19 pandemic, business units of the Crestar Education Group (CEG) had in various ways expressed and given their support and encouragement to those affected by the disease, as well as front liners, in China and Singapore. The show of solidarity by Enrichment Schools under CEG, namely Crestar Learning Centre, Crestar School of Dance [...]

May 13th, 2020|

Our Abacus & Art Classes Go Online For Virtual Classroom Learning

With the Circuit Breaker in place until 1 June, Crestar Learning Centre has shifted its physical classroom classes temporarily to the online platform for our students to learn in the comfort of their homes. Our Art and Abacus teachers had earlier, upon receiving news of temporary enrichment class suspension, launched a plan that will allow them to conduct lessons [...]

April 24th, 2020|

Crestar’s Inaugural Art Fest Highlights Climate Change

Crestar Learning Centre (CLC) held its inaugural Arts Fest from 15 to 28 September 2019, showcasing a wide range of artistic activities sprouting across all centres. The fest featured many original art exhibitions island-wide, as well as an art competition themed “Save My World.” The Arts Fest was first launched at an exhibition held at the University Cultural Centre [...]

March 11th, 2020|

3 Reasons Why Dancing Makes You Smarter

Len Goodman, a well-known professional ballroom dancer once had this to say, “Good dancing engages the brain, great dancing engages the heart.” It should already be fairly obvious how the act of dancing brings out the emotional context of such an art form.  For centuries, dancing has been likened to the perfect expression of one’s truest emotions and personality. [...]

February 5th, 2020|