April 3, 2018

1. Teaching is a 2-part job.

I do admit that school teachers are educated and have the knowledge necessary to teach their subject,  but in reality, teaching is a profession with 2 parts. Part 1 is knowledge and part 2 is teaching techniques. This is the part most school teachers don’t have even after NIE training and years of experience. Passing down the knowledge is a whole different s...

April 3, 2018

1. Time management

“Time stays long enough for those who use it.“ – Leonardo Da Vinci

Time is limited but is enough to study all the subjects, as long as you plan your time well.

  • Make a study plan, stay disciplined and force yourself to adhere to it

2. Study method

Study smart. There are different ways to study, ranging from mindmaps to flashcards. Your study method might be differen...

April 3, 2018

1. Teachers are human too.

There are some teachers that really cannot make it. This is the ugly truth. People are different (regardless if they’re teachers or not). Sometimes you’re not lucky and will end up meeting a teacher that doesn’t suit you or is just not a nice person.

2. Don’t let them affect you too much.

If you have these kind of teachers, stay away from them and ignore them. D...

April 3, 2018

1. Firstly, yes!

It is super common, even amongst students who end up scoring A during A-Levels! There are many students that fail during Promos or Prelims even that score well in the A-Levels. It's what you do after you fail that makes the difference.

2. Don’t be discouraged over it for too long.

No need to feel demotivated or feel that it is the end of the world. A test is only a small...

April 3, 2018

If you're struggling in school, this is totally normal. Tuition can help you clear your questions and help you catch up! Here's why tuition can help improve your grades:

1. There’s a big jump between Secondary School and JC.

In JC, the learning style is very different from Secondary School and many people cannot get used to the lecture & tutorial style. Thus, they will fall behind withou...

April 3, 2018

There are many tuition centres in the market, and Sophia Education sets itself apart with a special approach. Ms Cheng has a unique teaching style that is different from other tuition centres, which has proven to be more effective as well with 78% of her A-Level students getting ‘A’, which is twice the national average. Call 9810 6666 to sign up for a Trial Lesson to see if Sophia Educ...

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