GP Tuition Singapore
Our founder, with more than 20 years of teaching experience, conducts GP Tuition personally. Trust us to partner you in your journey to ace the General Paper examination. Face it with confidence as you work alongside an experienced teacher who has been helping students prepare for the A-levels exams since 1994.
We have helped many. Let us help you too!
Why Choose Byron?
We believe nothing happens by chance. Every student who enrolls at Byron is thus special. Rather than imposing a “One-System-Fits-All” kind of teaching style, it is all about fundamentals. There are no gimmicks nor fanciful systems; we endeavor to open minds and sharpen skills, developing a critical thinking mindset alongside an empathetic perspective in the study of General Paper. We go back to basics for those who need more work on their fundamentals and stretch every student to reach his/her potential, to improve writing and comprehension skills.
Beyond aiming for excellence from each student, with our track record, we impart life skills in navigating life’s journey and build relationships. Our GP Tuition has a proven track record and a constant flow of word-of-mouth referrals affirming what we have been doing. Our tuition classes are conducted personally by our Founder Ms Ho, therefore you can be assured that you will receive the best from us at Byron tutorial centre.
Our Tuition Curriculum Objectives
We aim to cultivate in the students critical thinking skills and hone their ability to argue convincingly, always presenting their views in a respectful yet persuasive manner to give them that competitive edge. Beyond the goal to ace their exams, we aspire to inspire in these young men and women values that will stand them in good stead in life and their future careers.
Our Success is yours
With the right guidance, some hard work and preparation, we are able to help our students ace their General Paper examination. Sign up with Byron Tutorial Centre now and let us make that difference in your academic journey.
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We align our teaching approach to the General Paper Syllabus’s objective to provoke student’s critical thinking by holding open discussions and debates between the tutor and students to encourage expressions of arguments and their train of thoughts.
Through doing so we want to probe students’ exploration of real life issues locally and globally to prepare them for the adult world
We adopt a structured approach to tackling
- short answered questions
- stylistic devices type of questions
- summary questions
- application question
- paraphrasing skills
We highlight strategies and impart exam techniques to ace this paper.
We emphasise paraphrasing skills.
- During tuition classes, we encourage our students to engage in discussions to hone argument and counter-argument skills.
- We embrace a structured approach to address the demands of different genres of argumentative essay writing.
- In our student’s learning process, we focus on honing their rebuttal and refutation skills, alongside qualification and concession skills.
Effective Communication Skills
Beyond comprehension and critical thinking, we emphasise skills of argument and persuasions and work towards communicating clearly using accepted conventions of Spelling, Punctation and Grammar. We expose students to use of various linguistic styles and expressions.
About the GP Tutor – Ms Ho
Graduated from NUS (National University of Singapore) with a Bachelor of Arts honors degree and attained a Postgraduate Diploma in Education with honors from the National Institute of Education. Ms Ho was a former junior college General Paper teacher from St Andrew’s Junior College. In 1994, she set up Byron Tutorial Centre and ever since, thousands of secondary and Junior college students have benefitted from her unique tutoring style. Students have described tuition classes in Byron as fun, engaging, and they have enjoyed every tuition lesson as Ms Ho is a kind, patient and encouraging teacher.
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