Upper Primary, Secondary & JC Level – Bukit Panjang

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Tutor Darren

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Here is the story of how I got started in teaching (video 23min). It's a bit lengthy but hope you enjoy it.

Tutor Darren

About Tutor:

Hi! Welcome to EnglishTuition.org.

I'm Darren Chow, a full-time English tutor specializing in teaching English. I graduated from NUS in 2001, majoring in Sociology. My teaching career started in 2014. I started out giving 1 to 1 English tuition at students' homes. At the same time, I enrolled myself in a private teaching course (approved by Council of Private Education), which I eventually passed out from with a Diploma in Teaching English. Even though I was still new at teaching at that time, I was encouraged by the feedback that I had gotten from both students and parents.

In 2015, I was offered a teaching job with MOE, teaching physical education and English. Miraculously, I passed the fitness test required to teach PE. I took the plunge as I wanted to try out teaching in a school environment. I taught at Shuqun Secondary for about 6 months but eventually decided not to sign the bond as I missed the close interactions that I got with my students when I was giving private tuition. So I left and started giving private tuition again. Today, I mostly teach small group tuition to primary, secondary and JC students. For more information on my profile, please visit the about me page.

 

Tutoring Locations:

  • Bukit Panjang (Group tuition)
  • Bukit Gombak
  • Bukit Batok
  • Choa Chu Kang
  • Yew Tee / Hillview
  • Jurong East/West (Currently unavailable)
  • Lakeside (Currently unavailable)

Customized Teaching

  1. Foundation building (for beginner students).
  2. Examination & study skills.
  3. Creative writing (activates imagination).
  4. Argumentative, narrative & descriptive writing (for more mature or advanced students).
  5. Comprehension & English texts studies (improve on Paper 2 and further strengthen foundation).
  6. Custom notes and materials.
  7. Exam papers from top schools.

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2016 English Tuition SA1 Report Card

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2018 Mini-Test 1 Overall Feedback

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2018 GCE O Levels Results Release Date

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Instructional Video for Secondary School Admission Exercise

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