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Jackie Nathan (22711)

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Tuition Areas [...]
Woodlands, North, North West, Ang Mo Kio, Bishan, Bukit Batok, Bukit Merah, Bukit Panjang, Bukit Timah, Central (City), Choa Chu Kang, Clementi/West Coast, Jurong East, Lim Chu Kang, Punggol, Queenstown, Sembawang, Sengkang, Toa Payoh, Yishun, Admiralty, Khatib, Kranji, Marsiling, Yew Tee, Yio Chu Kang, Buona Vista, Commonwealth, Dover, Outram Park, Redhill, Tanjong Pagar, Tiong Bahru, Braddell
Qualification
A' Levels
Tuition Background
Full-Time
Tuition/Teaching Experience
I have been tutoring for over 30 years. I teach English and Literature up to O levels as well as GP. My students range from neighbourhood schools to those in top schools for e.g. VJC, Nanyang High.
Education [...]
  • A levels - ACJC (1987-1988)
    • English - A
    • Literature - A
  • Yusof Ishak secondary school (1983-1986)
    • English - A
    • Literature - A
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Tutoring Subjects
  • Primary level - English 
  • Lower secondary level - English Literature 
  • Upper secondary level - English Literature 
  • Junior college level - General Paper 
Commitment / Other Details
I am able to start straightaway and am committed to helping each student gain their full potential. I'm currently teaching at the Japanese school Sundai on Tuesday and Wed 4pm to 6.30pm.
Rapport Building
I can handle a variety of students and have a great rapport with each of them. I treat each student as an individual and play to their strengths as well as try to gauge their weaknesses and how I can be of help.
Keeping Up with Curriculum
I keep up with the news and global current affairs through BBC, National Geographic and the like so as to help students esp with O level and GP essays. I've been regularly teaching N, O and A levels English and Literature so I'm very familiar with the curriculum.
As a Good Tutor
My students generally attain As and Bs, depending on their aptitude. I feel it's very important to empathise with each student so as to take a holistic approach when it comes to their education. When they can understand why English is of value to them personally besides just for academic excellence, they're likely to do their best and excel in the subject. I've taught and am teaching local and foreign students (Japanese students at Sundai School). Patience, dedication, kindness, humour and insight are all hallmarks of a great tutor.
Accept Below Average Rate?
No
Handle Special Needs Children?
No
Age
40-49
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Assignments Taken
Nil
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