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Mr Alex Choong

Mr Choong graduated with Second Upper Class Honours in Mathematical Sciences from Nanyang Technological University, majoring in Statistics and minoring in Economics.

Mr Choong’s strong interest in Mathematics has led him to participate in competitions such as the Singapore – Asia Pacific Mathematical Olympiad for Primary Schools and National Mathematical Olympiad Competition and has achieved Distinction in both competitions. In addition, Mr Choong has passed the Mensa Singapore Raven’s IQ Test.

Mr Choong’s ability in Mathematics was recognized in 2005 when he was invited to train a group of 8 primary school students who competed in the Malaysia state-level SMOPS and won the second runner-up team prize. In university, Mr Choong was a peer tutor to his course mates, helping them in understanding Mathematical theories and solving difficult questions.

Mr Choong believes that an interest in Mathematics can be cultivated and every child with a strong interest in Mathematics can excel in this subject.

 

Ms Chong Yen Lu

Ms Chong graduated from University of Western Australia with Master’s Degree in Business, Majoring in Marketing.

Influenced and inspired by her family who is also in the educational industry, Ms. Chong genuinely likes and communicates well with young children. She is dedicated to bringing out the best in each of her students, as she believes that is the key to a successful classroom.

 

Mr Chew Yew Tong

Mr Chew Yew Tong graduated from Temasek Junior College with an A for Mathematics, and has experience in numerous mathematical competitions such as SMO and AMC. He is currently pursuing a double degree in National University of Singapore.

He believes that Mathematics tells the story of life, is highly applicable in everyday life, and feels that cultivating a love for Mathematics at a young age can lead to an extraordinarily bright future.

 

Mr Delli Hakim

Mr Delli has been a Math tutor since he graduated from Nanyang Technological University, majoring in Mathematical Sciences. He has been teaching Math Olympiad since Year 2011.

In his school days, Mr Delli won first prize for Mathematics competitions organized by various top universities in Indonesia. He was also selected to join Indonesia IMO team to compete in the regional competitions as well as International Mathematical Olympiad. With his familiarity with the structure of Math Olympiad questions, he had helped many students accomplish desired results in Math Olympiad competition.

Mr Delli’s students know him as someone who is fun and engaging. Through his teaching experience, he believes that building great relationship with students improves the quality of learning.

 

Mr Lee Kee Wei

Mr Lee has graduated with an Honours with Distinction from the National University of Singapore, where he majored in Mathematics + USP (University Scholar Programme). Moreover, he completed the Special Mathematics Programme in NUS.

Mr Lee actively participated in mathematics competitions when he was in the secondary school. He has won several awards in Singapore Mathematical Olympiad (Senior and Open). He was also awarded distinction in Australian Mathematics Competition. In his undergraduate days, he participated in various undergraduate math competitions. He was placed 5th in NTU’s Euler Math Competition 2014, participated in the 2016 William Putnam Math Competition during his exchange in Boston University and placed 10th in the Simon Marais Math Competition 2017.

Mr Lee has a strong passion for Mathematics ever since his upper Secondary school days and always been enthusiastic to educate people about its wonders. Mr Lee believes in critical and dynamic learning, which encourages students to think and discover their own tricks and elegant techniques for Mathematics.

 

Mr Sim Ming Teck

Mr Sim holds a degree in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from Nanyang Technological University.

With years of teaching experience, Mr Sim understands the thinking processes of different kinds of students, which helps him find efficient ways to explain difficult and complex scientific concepts to his students.

Mr Sim does not only focus on teaching the school syllabus but also engages students in discussion about other Science related subjects such as astronomy and microbiology. He believes it will inspire students’ natural curiosity, invoke their creativity and cultivate their long term interest in Science.

 

Mr Way Tan

Mr Tan graduated from the National University of Singapore with Double Honours (Highest Distinction) in Mathematics & Computer Science. He was conferred the Leong Teng Kiang Memorial Prize (Top Student in Mathematics) and GIC Medal & Prize (Top Computing Student from the University Scholars Programme).

Mr Tan’s love for mathematics led him to excel in many Math Olympiads since a young age. In primary school, he placed 1st in the RIPMWC and 2nd in the NMOS + SMOPS; while in NUS High School, he came in 1st in the SMO Junior + Senior and 2nd in the SMO Open. His mathematical engagements extended beyond Olympiads: participating in online puzzle contests, organising math training camps and most notably, earning the top prize in the A*STAR Talent Search for his research project.

Mr Tan joined Maths Hub in 2016, where he first discovered an affinity towards teaching. He has since continued to seek out diverse teaching experiences, such as conducting Math & Informatics Olympiad training in Secondary Schools/JCs and tutoring a 2nd-year undergraduate NUS course – consistently receiving positive reviews from teachers and students alike. Mr Tan takes pleasure in helping students understand complex concepts through real-life analogies, interdisciplinary connections, humour, and gentle encouragement.