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by swortionery
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:42 am
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: Q&A - PSLE English
Replies: 2762
Views: 547236

Re: Q&A - PSLE English

Hi there. Can any advise where to go to for a good compo-writing class. My son is P6 this year, and truly needs to brush up on his writing. And hopefully the tutor/ center can advise the various strategies to tackle the compos based on current syllabus/ exam format. Thanks! That's what I do. PM me ...
by swortionery
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Any Highly recommended English tutor for secondary 3
Replies: 20
Views: 11606

Re: Any Highly recommended English tutor for secondary 3

It varies -- widely. I charge $450/mth for individual tuition and $400/mth for group, but I've heard of individual tutors out there charging $15-$25 an hour. When I was an undergrad, my rates were $25 an hour, but I'm sure inflation would have changed things over the last 7 years.
by swortionery
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Normal Technical (NT) Course
Replies: 35
Views: 5405

Re: Secondary 1 Normal Tech

I train N(T) teachers and undergraduates currently and also used to be a N(T) teacher. A wonderful bunch in my experience where only a certain small percentage of teachers are deemed fit to teach. The true cream of the crop teaching force are able to teach and love N(T) students while the rest hide...
by swortionery
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:17 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Secondary School History
Replies: 199
Views: 132379

Re: Secondary School History

Thanks! :) Do you know any specific book titles that we can look at in the library? Going through supplementary books may result in information bloat, which is great for expanding one's knowledge but not so much if one's already swamped with schoolwork. History is a subject in which you use histori...