“I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.” -Bruce Lee We all know that practice is the ultimate ticket to hit the jackpot of victory because from time to time, everyone has repeatedly chanted “practice makes perfect” as their mantra to
There’s nothing quite like the feeling of starting something fresh. As the year-end holiday in Singapore draws to close, a new academic year is well underway. Just the thought of all the wonderful possibilities that new beginnings and fresh starts bring is enough to send ripples of excitement. It doesn’t matter how your grades were
Singapore has been dubbed a ‘tuition nation’ attributable to the prevalence of private tuition in its society. Although home tuition in Singapore has been rapidly adopted in recent years, it experienced a massive surge in popularity when schools were closed across the island due to COVID-19. This unprecedented period has helped many parents realise that
The GCE O Level examinations are indeed an important checkpoint for many students across Singapore which determines the kind of courses they would choose to pursue in the future. Apart from school tutors, O level tuition teachers at tuition centres also have a significant role in guiding students through their long and arduous educational journey.
In this day and age, a lot has changed; our needs, demands, wants and so much more have evolved to a great extent. In order to accommodate all this, the same salary a parent has been earning a few years ago is no longer enough now; more is needed to satisfy our needs and wants.
Junior college days are admittedly one of the most memorable days in everyone’s life because it is a tough academic journey and lots of friendship will be forged during the “hardship” as well; amusingly. It is a huge jump for students to move on from O levels to A levels because subjects are dealt with
Principle of Accounts is certainly not an easy subject to excel in because it involves the understanding of complicated concepts and it requires a repository of knowledge of how accounting functions on a larger scale and how it’s applicable in our daily lives beyond the work at a bank. Many students feel intimidated by this
A polymath in the Indian Cine industry, Dr. Kamal Hassan, once said in one of his interviews, “The ascent of a man is because of his curiosity”. It is indeed true that the best way for one to gain knowledge and widen his or her horizon is to ask questions. It doesn’t stop with asking
Economics is certainly not an easy subject to excel in because it involves the understanding of complex concepts and it requires a repository of knowledge of how economics functions on a larger scale, internationally. Many students feel intimidated by economics initially because not everyone can understand and internalise abstract economics concepts with a lecturer reading
Being a tuition teacher is an extremely rewarding and enjoyable and there are opportunities to strike a work-life balance since you are your own boss as a private tutor; you are answerable to no one else but yourself. In fact, one of the best jobs a student can have is to be a part-time home