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Yio Lee Chien Janice (7642)

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Tuition Areas [...]
Ang Mo Kio, Bedok/Chai Chee, Bishan, Bukit Timah, Central (City), East Coast, Geylang/Macpherson/Eunos, Marine Parade, Pasir Ris, Tampines/Simei, Toa Payoh, Changi, Expo, Kembangan, Tanah Merah
Qualification
Graduate
Tuition Background
Full-Time
Tuition/Teaching Experience
I have been teaching upper Primary, Secondary as well as JC students for since 2007. As such, I am very well in sync with the current school syllabus and marking system. Students typically display a stark improvement in their school results based on the memory methods and techniques I impart to them. I am equipped with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from NUS as well as a Master degree in Psychology from the City University of New York. I am interested in discovering new learning methodologies, reading up on mnemonic techniques, as well as researching on brain development, and I am certain that my endeavors to improve your child's learning will be translated to better academic grades.
Education [...]
  • City University of New York (2007-2011)
    • Masters in Psychology - Distinction
    • NUS - Bachelor in Psychol - Honors
  • Tanjong Katong Girls' School (2001-2004)
    • English - A2
    • Chinese - A1
    • A Maths - A2
    • E Maths - A1
    • Literature and Social Stu - B3
    • Biology - B3
    • Physics - B3
    • Chemistry - A2
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Tutoring Subjects
  • Primary level - Chinese English Mathematics Science 
  • Lower secondary level - English Literature 
  • Upper secondary level - English Literature Social Studies 
  • Junior college level - General Paper Literature 
  • International Baccalaureate - Psychology 
Commitment / Other Details
Rapport Building
Keeping Up with Curriculum
As a Good Tutor
Accept Below Average Rate?
No
Handle Special Needs Children?
Yes, able to handle special needs children
Age
20-29
Parent/Student Comments
"Very patient tutor. My girl is very comfortable with her teaching." - Mrs Sim
Assignments Taken
  • Primary 5 English ( NEEDS PATIENT TUTOR) tuition - May 18
  • Primary 6 English tuition - Oct 14
  • Primary 2 English tuition - Jul 13
  • Primary 6 EMS tuition - Sep 12
  • Secondary 1 English tuition - Aug 12
  • Primary 3 Maths & English tuition - Jul 12
  • Primary 4 Chinese (P2 Chinese) tuition - Feb 12
  • Primary 4 English, math, science tuition - Feb 12
  • Primary 3 Creative writing english tuition - Jan 12
  • Secondary 1 English tuition - Jan 12
Small group tuition
  • Primary 6 English-PSLE P6 syllabus, creative wirting
    Course Description:
    I believe that a strong foundation is essential for one to excel in a language. Hence, in my class, I will cover in detail the technical intricacies of English Language. They are pertaining to tenses, Subject-Verb agreement, prepositions, vocabulary and so on. I will also provide assignments and past-year papers for students to practice and these will typically be a revision of what I have covered in class. On top of these, I will help with their comprehension passages, answering techniques and providing succinct, accurate answers. I will also touch on essays and compositions, and help students with their self-expression and oral exams.
    Other Details:
    Pace will be pegged to the average learning appetite of the class.
    Homework will be given to reinforce what was taught during class — this will be marked and discussed during the next lesson.
    Max Class Size:
    3
    Location:
    Duku Road
    Duration:
    02 hr 00 mins
    Days/timings:
    Mon 07:00 pm Tue 07:00 pm Wed 07:00 pm Thu 07:00 pm Fri 07:00 pm Sat 10:00 am Sat 02:00 pm Sun 10:00 am
    Price per Month:
    $300
    With Friend:
    $250
    Student Admitted:
    • Secondary 4 English-Sec 4 O’Levels English syllabus, Year 4 IB English syllabus, IGCSE Year 10 English Syllabus
      Course Description:
      Primary focus:
      Critical analysis of passages
      Sentence structure
      Essay-writing — starting with bite-sized paragraphs to encourage confidence; Acronyms and Nemonic techniques to help you remember better
      Vocabulary-building
      Other Details:
      The pace of class will be moderate, pegged at the average learning appetite of the class.
      Homework may be given to reinforce what was taught in class — this assignment will be discussed during the next session.
      Max Class Size:
      3
      Location:
      Duku Road
      Duration:
      00 mins
      Days/timings:
      Mon 07:00 pm Tue 07:00 am Wed 07:00 pm Thu 07:00 pm Sat 10:00 am Sat 12:00 pm Sat 02:00 pm Sat 04:00 pm Sun 10:00 am Sun 12:00 pm Sun 02:00 pm
      Price per Month:
      $400
      With Friend:
      $360
      Student Admitted:
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