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by meinteel
Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Apply for teaching position
Replies: 56
Views: 21295

Re: Apply for teaching position

Relief Teaching Scheme - To register for the Relief Teaching Scheme, you must possess a teaching qualification. Scheme for Relief Educator - To register for the Scheme for Relief Educator (SRE), you must meet one of the following criteria: - Graduate with a degree obtained on campus; or - Undergrad...
by meinteel
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: Listening to music while doing homework?
Replies: 44
Views: 9415

Re: Listening to music while doing homework?

https://lejour.edu.sg/why/ There are two modes of thinking - focused and diffused. If the homework is practise related (simply copying and pasting, or maths problems with which they are very familiar with by now - just practising speed), listening to music is fine. However, if they are required to g...
by meinteel
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: How to tell if a child is gifted?
Replies: 1708
Views: 378559

Re: How to tell if a child is gifted?

There won't be any 'accurate' diagnosis in ADHD. you can bring the same kid to two different psychologists. They might diagnose differently. Speaking from experience. DS was taught to be ADHD cause he fidgets before answering questions, orally. turns out, it's just anxiety a psychologist says. Anot...
by meinteel
Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Preparing For O-Levels
Replies: 250
Views: 115232

Re: Preparing For O-Levels

hi mummies.. my daughter is in sec 4 o-level next year. is it too early to get her prep for sec 4 stuff? any advise how early do your start? Depending on her grades & aim for O levels...For most students, they should start their preparation now especially for languages. They need to practise a lot ...
by meinteel
Sun Nov 19, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: Is there a long term demand for accountancy grads?
Replies: 16
Views: 6590

Re: Is there a long term demand for accountancy grads?

Much easier to move from big 4 to civil service than the other way around too. Just curious, what is the benefit of doing so, given that big 4 offers better career growth? Big 4 offers much better career growth - for the first 3-8 years of your career. It is very hard to climb beyond a manager unle...
by meinteel
Fri Nov 03, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Money Matters
Topic: HDB and Condo
Replies: 2172
Views: 207728

Re: HDB and Condo

The other day when I went to see a few resale condo which all happened to have open concept kitchens. This particular unit which is tenanted, the moment the door was opened, I was shocked to see tons of pots/pans/unwashed utensils piling inside the kitchen sink. It really grossed me out and affecte...
by meinteel
Fri Nov 03, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Money Matters
Topic: Rental questions
Replies: 651
Views: 114029

Re: Rental questions

The ruling is fairly recently, it applies to non-malayisan foreigners. Always good to check and double check for changes in regards to rulings before signing any tenancy agreement. It is also essential to check the validity and authenticity of the permits the tenants have.
by meinteel
Tue Oct 31, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Money Matters
Topic: Property Views
Replies: 1918
Views: 261802

Re: Property Views

Location & price is more important than timing. If you like some professional advice, feel free to text me :)
by meinteel
Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Academic Learning & Enrichment
Topic: Every parents pain (Finding a tutor/tuition center)
Replies: 4
Views: 1738

Re: Every parents pain (Finding a tutor/tuition center)

The word "good" is very subjective. First consider the following; 1. Why do you think your child faired poorly/require external help? 2. What type of help does your child require? Discipline? Foundational concepts? Higher order thinking? 3. What type of tutor/centre is considered good to you? - Able...
by meinteel
Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:02 pm
Forum: Academic Learning & Enrichment
Topic: Tuition / Enrichment at Secondary level
Replies: 711
Views: 187050

Re: Tuition / Enrichment at Secondary level

jess_boh wrote:Any recommendation for secondary school English and maths enrichment centre or private tutor in the east.
:thankyou:
You can try out Lejour Education Centre in Tampines.