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33651. Zachary Chan

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Teaching level and subjects

Primary/ PSLE
English
Secondary/ O level
English, History, Literature, Social Studies
Junior College/ A level
General Paper, History, Literature

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(Top 61%)
Gender Male
Age 21 to 25
Date Joined Nov 2014
Occupation Part-time Tutor
Teaching at
Clementi
Dover
Buona Vista
Queenstown
Commonwealth
Jurong East
Jurong
Joo Koon
Jurong
Tuas
Jurong West
Lakeside
Boon Lay
 
 
2014 Testimonial (River Valley High School (Integrated Programme))
2014 Integrated Programme (River Valley High School (Integrated Programme))
Project Work (A*), General Paper (B), Mathematics (B), History (C), English Literature (B)
2014 Integrated Programme (River Valley High School (Integrated Programme))
Project Work (A)

Other Qualifications

Primary Level

- English Language (A), Chinese Language (A*), Higher Chinese (Merit), Mathematics (A*), Science (A), Aggregate Score (254) for Primary School Leaving Examination, PSLE (2008)

Secondary and Junior College Level

- Overall Results for Year 6/JC 2

(H1) GP---------------------B 99.0 Percentile

(H2) English Literature ---B 94.4 Percentile

(H2) History ---------------C 82.1 Percentile

(H3) Literature -----------(Pending)

- Top Academic Performance in History (2010) - MOE Edusave Awawrd (2010) (2013) (2014)

- History and Current Affairs Challenge Shield (2012) 2nd Position

- Straits Times Current Affairs Quiz (2013) 2nd Position - National Economics &amp Financial Management Challenge (2014) High Distinction

I have just graduated from a 6 year Integrated Programme (IP) School, River Valley High School.

I have always done well for my humanities, constantly attaining high percentiles relative to my peers. My passion for the different subjects have also propelled me to join various competitions held for them. Also, i am taking H3 Literature for my A levels to further my study of Literature.

Experience/Remarks

I have no formal experience currently, but have always been helping my friends with General Paper, Literature and History. Feedback is quite positive with improvement but i will not claim full credit because i am not on a formal tutor assignment. My teaching method revolves around breaking down the complexities of essay writing into easy-to-follow specific pointers that aim to help a student improve. Also, i focus on developing the student's own abilities (question analysis and content picking for example) and at the same time stepping in to provide the necessary content to enhance the student's writing in short, my teaching style is simply one that suits the student best. I understand the frustrations of writing an inadequate essay despite putting in much effort and i am happy to help the student improve upon that through targeted and detailed guidance.

Commitment Level

I can start asap and will be able to do so until May next year before i am enlisted. However, if the tuition timing is on weekends, i will be able to commit for at least 2 years.