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Ace the English language by using the right techniques

In Singapore, English is the most widely spoken language. It is one of the official languages here but people here have incorporated some Chinese and Malay words to make the language their own which is popularly known as Singlish. Also, today’s generation is widely exposed to the slangs being used all across the world thanks to the internet and social media. Using these slangs becomes a necessity to look cool in front of friends and eventually, it becomes a part of their day to day conversation. While sending text messages as well there are a lot of shortcuts used to spell a word like for ‘you’ only ‘u’ is used. Using Singlish, slangs as well as incorrect spellings become a habit and easily integrate in the way we communicate in English. So when it comes to school or university exams we use the same version of English that we use…

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5 Tips on How Tutors Can Prevent Coronavirus Infection

Tutoring can be a very rewarding career, but as anyone who works with the public knows, it can also be an easy way to spread germs. Tutors have a unique position because, unlike teachers, we are often working one on one with students, and we may have more physical contact. This doesn’t imply teachers are never in one on one situations, but tutors find themselves with small groups or individuals for their entire day. The physical proximity alone can increase the risk of infection anytime colds and flus are prevalent. Currently, Singapore is seeing an outbreak of the novel coronavirus. The prospect of contracting the novel coronavirus can be very frightening given the grim outlook many news sources portray. The coronavirus has received much media attention as of late. While it is a virus that must be taken seriously, steps may be taken to minimize your risk of contracting the…

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Understand And Ace Your Biology Classes With These Tips

Achieving success in a biology class requires time, dedication and memorization since science classes, like biology, may be among the most challenging classes you'll ever take. Talking about biology, it has a lot of concepts that can confuse students. Besides the various biology terms and their spellings, a student also have to remember how certain biological processes are occurring and what changes take place in each step. Focusing on being prepared and understanding the principles of biology is the key to doing well in the course. Even if you don't plan to pursue a career in biology, if you learn it methodically it proves out to be an easy subject. Benefits of hiring private biology tutors: Hiring a private home tutor is a common thing as it positively impacts your learning. If you are feeling the struggle to attain good marks in biology, then you should definitely look for a…

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Tips For Tutors In Singapore To Stay Motivated

It's fair to say that being teacher in today's day and age is an enormous challenge. It takes a lot of patience, resilience and commitment since today's students bring a lot more than just textbooks, behavioral or family issues, learning disabilities often accompany them, which can be too much to deal with sometimes and might take you to your breaking point. Besides working in isolation, the pressure of overanxious parents who keep questioning your teaching style- can be overwhelming. Tutors are supposed to be a positive, guiding light for students, but such instances as mentioned above can take a toll on their minds which can make them feel down and uninspired. But, as tuition professionals it's crucial to stay motivated and continue to work hard in order to provide students with hope and the tools that will lead them on the path of success. As home tutors, you need to…

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How Technological Innovations are Transforming IB Education

IB Educational Professionals has new tools to enhance learning for their IB students Education is one of the most important fields that need to capitalize on modern technology. The seamless marriage of these two only ever means better convenience for teachers and students. In the international baccalaureate, technological innovations are arguably necessary simply because of the nature of the said education program. Globalization is at its centre, and if there is one aspect of today’s technology that complements this, it is the way it encourages interconnectivity. However, that is just the tip of the iceberg, to say the least. With the opportunities unlocked in the classroom by augmented reality, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, visual, machine learning, and visualisation tools, one can only imagine the limitless potential for improving education that these technologies bring. Their effects are arguably already being felt because the impact of technology is profound and all-encompassing. And we…

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How To Improve Your Chemistry Grades With Our 5 Tried & Tested Methods

Chemistry, much like math, can be a real hit-or-miss subject when it comes to students who can easily get the better of it or those who, simply put, cannot. If you belong in the latter, this can definitely be a problem, considering the fact that most science subjects like chemistry require extra dedication. More often than not, students can’t just settle on the aid the teacher can provide. Without additional assistance, it wouldn’t be farfetched to say that it can be impossible to improve your grades. And if you’re already struggling, you probably couldn’t agree more. This is why you have to be willing to look at all the tools at your disposal nowadays, hence, this multi-pronged approach. We hope that this will allow you to lock on to what you should be focusing on more. Ways to Boost Your Chemistry Grades A multi-pronged approach is very effective because it…

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9 Ways To Give Your Physics Grades A Jump-Start

Physics governs our lives and we use it or experience it every day. It defines the dynamics of earth and nature, the fundamentals of technology and the concepts of space, time, matter and energy. The study of physics is without a doubt of high relevance in today’s society. It not only helps to understand our existence but also helps provide solutions for mankind to survive for years to come. Physics has made our lives much simpler with technology that we so extensively use day in and day out. It is everywhere and helps contribute to the other disciplines as well, such as the earth, agriculture, astrophysics, cosmology, chemical, biological, IT and medical applications. In Singapore, Physics is introduced at O-Level starting from secondary 3, teaching the students the basics like energy, matter, and their correlation. It could be one of the most intimidating subjects for many if the basics are…

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5 Effective Ways to Improve Your Child's Math Skills Using Apps, Books, and More

If your child is struggling with math or simply want to sharpen his skills further, then you really have to be willing to use every tool and platform available to you at present. The opportunities provided by technology are practically there for the taking. Likewise, there are also books that really stand out when it comes to bringing about results that exceed the expectations of parents and schoolchildren alike. Furthermore, we have also added a lot of other ways that you may not have thought of before, which also happens to be equally effective. That said, we have compiled them all here for your ready reference. What’s certain is that your child will not only improve with the help of these resources but come to love math as well.  Maths Apps The natural advantage of apps is that they are more interactive. They can easily engage your child who, otherwise,…

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The Rise of Chinese Tuition in Singapore

Learning Chinese for Academic and Business needs Singapore is a land of dreams. A lot of people all across the world come to Singapore to work and provide a better lifestyle to their families. Singapore’s population consists of about 40% of foreigners including PRs and people residing in the country to make a living. With the influx of so many people coming from different countries and being a business hub, English has become the most spoken language here in Singapore not only in the workplace but also in schools and homes. While English is considered the global language and it is essential for everyone to learn to communicate with people from all around the world, it is also necessary to know one’s mother tongue. In fact, one should not only learn their mother tongue but learn as many languages as possible. In Singapore, English is taught as the first language…

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Computing Lessons

Take computing lessons to boost your technical know-how! Just bought a new computer? Want to learn how to use Facebook or Twitter? Take up computing lessons in the comfort of your home! Or, if you are thinking of getting a tutor for your child, then you are at the right place too! Teaching a kid computer basics is almost as important as teaching him to read and write. The earlier your child learn the basics, the quicker he/she can learn more advanced concepts. Our tutors have also taught adults who wish to learn basic computing skills like using a Mac, tablet, smartphones or Microsoft Office programs to edit documents and spreadsheets. Some of our students also come from polytechnics or universities who are taking a bachelor or diploma in Computer Science, Computer Programming etc, and need assistance with their projects or assignments to be handed in as their final assessments.…

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