Private Tutors Singapore

Private Tutors in Singapore: Five Things You Need to Know

In a poll conducted by The Straits Times, nearly eight in ten Singaporean parents with children in primary school pay for private tuition. Do you belong to the minority who doesn’t send your child for tuition? I admit that I belong to the ‘majority’. Being a full-time working mother doesn’t allow me to be with my son 24/7. It’s even harder to stay updated with the latest MOE syllabus when…

Primary Four is a Whole Lot of Hard Work

Edison at the recent Edusave Awards ceremony – his first time Edison started Primary Four this year, and I’ve been hearing complaints from him about how tough Primary Four is. It’s only February now, how can he (or rather me) endure till Nov? Well, it’s not like I haven’t been through Primary Four myself, but sometimes I really do pity him. Why Primary Four has to be so tough? During…

Solve Your Child’s Math Problems with KooBits ProblemSums Singapore Math Online

Understanding math concepts has always been challenging for primary school students because either 1) the teaching method is boring, 2) the concepts aren’t explained in practical ways which leaves them asking “What does all this mean?”, or 3) too many worksheets that kill the joy of learning math. As we all know, there is no shortcut to success in math except through consistent practice, understanding of concepts thoroughly, and build…