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About our Educators

What if we told you that A-Level Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, and General Paper don’t have to be so challenging?

We are a team of passionate, experienced, and approachable educators who were once students from Junior Colleges (JC) too, that’s why we understand the rising challenges of our students’ JC journey.

Our Educators at Higher Nucleus Learning Studio strongly believe in a comprehensive approach. When our students face challenges, we become a key partner in their success, providing them with effective learning solutions.

Mr Terence Chia

Never give up, never surrender!

Three words to get to know me:
Grounded, Passionate, Fun-loving

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science (Mathematics) with Honours – 1st Class, NUS
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education with merit (NIE, NTU)
  • Public Service Commission (PSC) scholar

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Started teaching in MOE schools in 2004
  • 14 years as a full-time classroom tuition educator
  • More than 15 years of teaching experience
Our Educators - Mr Terence Chia

Mr Low Kwee Peng

Three words to get to know me:
Understanding, Sociable and Passionate

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) with Merit NUS
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education with merit (NIE, NTU)
  • Masters in Education (Science Education)

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Started teaching in MOE schools in 2001
  • 10 years as a full-time classroom tuition educator
  • More than 20 years of teaching experience
Our Educators - Mr Low Kwee Peng

Mr Alex Xu

Good things come in small packages

Three words to get to know me:
Dynamic, Quirky, Thankful

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences) with Honours – 1st Class, NTU
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Education (NIE, NTU), Specializing in Secondary & JC Biology

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Started teaching in MOE schools in 2011
  • 6 years as a full-time classroom tuition educator
  • More than 10 years of teaching experience
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Education (NIE, NTU)
Our Educators - Mr Alex

Mr Nicholas Lim Ming Hee

Happiness - the most complex simplicity.

Three words to get to know me:
Spirited, Sanguine, Sapient

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Business Studies (NTU) 
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Education (NIE, NTU)
  • Master of Education (English) (NIE, NTU)
  • Diploma in Law (UOL)

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • GP Teacher, Pioneer Junior College
  • GP Teacher, Saint Andrew’s Junior College
  • Started teaching in MOE schools in 2006
  • More than 15 years of teaching experience
Our Educators - Mr Nicholas

Ms Linda Teo

The struggle you are in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow

Three words to get to know me:
Responsible, Reliable, Relatable

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Economics), NUS
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education, NTU

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Taught Higher 2 Economics for 15 years in 2 top schools
  • Lowest 40% A and highest 86% A for Higher 2 Economics
Our Educators - Ms Linda Teo

Mr Felix Tan

Three words to get to know me:
Gentle Giant, Dedicated, Analytical

Academic Credentials:

  • Dip in Education (credit)
  • Bachelor of Sci (Ed), 2nd Class Hon, NIE

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • In private tuition since 2011 with excellent track record.
Our Educators - Mr Felix

Mr Galvin

Three words to get to know me:
Sincere, Caring and Genuine

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Merit) NUS
  • PGDE (NTU, NIE)
  • Management and Leadership in Schools (NTU, NIE)

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Teaching since 2008
  • 14 years in MOE schools
  • 8 years of experience as key personnel in MOE schools
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Mr Tim

There are only two types of problems. Those that you can solve, and those that you can’t.

Three words to get to know me:
Unconventional, Progressive, Thinker

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), Physics
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Education (NIE, NTU)
  • Public Service Commission (PSC) scholar

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • A physics teacher in a Junior College
  • Level Coordinator in a top IP school
  • Planned the national curriculum for Physics
    in Curriculum Planning and Development Division (CPDD), MOE
  • 15 years as a full-time educator
Higher Nucleus Educators

Mr Andrew

Three words to get to know me:
Dynamic, Efficient, Effective

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Business Management (Finance) SMU
  • Masters of Arts (Southeast Asian Studies) NUS
  • Post graduate diploma in Education NIE

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Tutoring since 2001
  • Classroom Teacher since 2012
  • More than 20 years of teaching experience
Higher Nucleus Educators

Mr Darren

Set our minds on things above, not on earthly things

Three words to get to know me:
Innovative, Strategic, Analytical

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Science (Education) NIE, NTU

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Started teaching in MOE schools in 2014
  • Subject head of Mathematics and Innovation
  • Staff Outstanding Contribution Award 2018
  • MOE Service Excellence Award 2018 – Gold
  • MOE Service Excellence Award 2019 – Platinum
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Mr Hao

Three words to get to know me:
Analytical, Geeky, Intuitive

 

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) with Honours – 2nd Upper, NUS
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Meteorology – Bureau of Meteorology, Australia

Teaching Experience and Track Record:

  • Part Time Tutor since 2006
  • Full Time Tutor since 2018
  • Specializing in H2 Physics
Mr How