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Edwin Chan (Meridian Junior College)

Lessons were engaging and effective with very helpful notes and exercises provided to learn from. Flexible teaching methods accommodated for my needs, and allowed for me to get the clarification and practice for improvement that I needed. Overall, experience was pleasant and genuinely helped to boost my understanding of the subject, eventually pulling up my grades in school. Ms Foo is also a very thorough teacher capable of covering topics with the required depth and breadth, with a passion to push her students. I am thankful for what she has done for us.

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Clara Lim (Serangoon Junior College)

Hi Ms Foo, your lessons are actually very enjoyable and fun! The case studies you provided were really interesting and it actually helped me widen my knowledge too. I’m really glad to have attended your classes and they were really of help. I also liked that I could text you or just ask you any questions at the end of the lesson to clarify all my doubts because you are very approachable although I was shy at first. Your lessons and markings of my work really helped me to understand better how to write my answers in a more Economics way. Thank you for your help! :)

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Kimberly Ng (Temasek Junior College)

Ms Foo is a one-of-a-kind Economics tuition teacher. I am very glad to have Ms Foo as my Economics teacher since JC1 as she has not only taught me well by ensuring that I know my Economics facts well but also by exposing me to different types of questions that can be tested. She is also very encouraging and would never fail to extend help whenever my friends or I meet with a difficulty and will spend time explaining to us the concepts until we understood. Ms Foo has a unique teaching method and strategy; her method made it easier for me to comprehend and disect Economics questions so as to ensure that our answers meet the question requirements. All in all, Ms Foo is truly an awesome Economics teacher! :)

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Edwin Ng (Private Candidate)

Back in 2017, I joined EconsLab after reading an online advertisement of this tuition centre. Uncertain about my second attempt at GCE A Levels, I joined the class worried. Fortunately, my experience being tutored by Ms Foo proved to be very enriching. She understood my approach towards Economics. From there, she is able to provide clear explanations for all of the conceptual mistakes I have made. Her nurturing approach towards teaching has made learning Economics an enjoyable process. I would gladly recommend Ms Foo to any student who is struggling in Economics.

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Seet Xiu Li (Temasek Junior College)

I found Ms Foo’s Economics tuition when I saw testimonials from her website. Indeed, true to her testimonials, she is really a good teacher. Ms Foo is a very caring teacher and takes care of the welfare of her students. She has snacks and drinks for students to consume during classes. When Ms Foo is teaching, she uses real life examples to explain the theories. When I have questions, I can always feel free to ask her in class. She will explain more slowly and in detail till I understand. Her classes are always fun unlike the boring tuition class where only the teacher does the talking. I had a great time learning at EconsLab. :)

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Kok Jen Yee (Innova Junior College)

Thank you Ms Foo for teaching me Economics. After attending your lessons, I understood Economics a lot better. Your lessons are very interesting and you are always so eager to impart the knowledge to us. You can generate alot of ideas for each question. I really enjoyed your lessons and thank you for helping me to improve my Economics grade!

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Lynette Yeo (National Junior College)

The two-hour sessions are just right and I am able to absorb most of the content and skills taught. I find the techniques taught to approach the questions to be very useful in exams. Since are are given at most 5 minutes to plan out the essay and structure it in a clear manner, techniques like identifying the “invisible” components to start the introduction paragraph and the “start and end points” become very helpful. In the few months of tuition, I have gained alot of exposure to questions at 

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Xiong Jia Xi (National Junior College)

I have always felt like I could not keep up with the class in school as the teacher was too fast and being a slightly slower learner, I got a U grade. After coming to Ms Foo’s class, my understanding of the subject improved drastically due to her patient and very coherent explanations, which facilitated learning at a breakneck pace. Ms Foo’s friendly demeanour is also very approachable – meaning that me and my classmates could easily speak up about any concerns we had, fine-tuning to our style of communication and making it possible to discuss questions effectively. Besides that, Ms Foo’s extensive knowledge of the subject enables real world learning, often teaching us applications of theoretical concepts in real life, and even helping us learn more about current events that are relevant to our studies – an important aspect of Economics as we are expected to write about that in our essays. The classroom that we learn in is also very conducive, being just the right size to engage the students.

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Beverley Yap (National Junior College)

Ms Foo is a very helpful tutor who provides us with many resources including notes. She explains concepts clearly and uses many real-world examples to help us understand the theories and answers to different questions. She also provides us with a lot of help as she is always open to any questions we have, answering them in the middle of lessons or through text, and provides us with her review and marking of our own practices outside of class. She is also very caring and dedicated to each student as she takes the effort to remember our strengths, weaknesses and habits. Apart from academic teaching and learning, she often shares with us and cares for our well-being through advising us to sleep well and provides snacks for us to stay fresh during lessons.

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Ryne Goh Keng Tiong (Temasek Junior College)

Ms Foo is a very understanding and patient teacher whom you can approach to clarify your doubts. The lessons are of good pace and there are a range of practices that are provided for you to practise and apply the concepts that you have learnt. There is also a very flexible lesson system whereby you can choose to focus on a particular topic of Economics if you want to. There is also a very conducive and fun environment whereby every student participates actively in class and they are able to learn from one another to help improve their grades.

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Ryan Lim Jia Rui (National Junior College)

First started out being really bad in Economics getting nothing higher than U grade. After attending Ms Foo’s lessons, I learnt skills on how to approach questions, how to write up proper introduction and staying on topic of the questions. Classes are small in size which is great as there is better focus on each student, moreover the flexibility of classes, being allowed to choose what we would like to focus on, gives us the freedom of choice to focus on our weaker topics in Economics. Although time spent is short, I have seen several improvements in the subject.

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Justin Ng (Pioneer Junior College)

In the short time that I have been part of Ms Foo’s tuition, I was able to close many conceptual gaps and misunderstandings. I also discovered many things that I did not even realise was part of my syllabus. Ms Foo is very understanding and is willing to make changes to accommodate for the difficult and stressful scheduling of a JC student. Her group tuition is very interactive as the students ask many questions and she is able to answer quickly and effectively, helping me further understand the concepts. Her one-to-one tuition is very helpful as well as she allows me to voice my concerns and is able to identify my errors in the concepts.

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Jennifer (Innova Junior College)

Ms Foo’s explanation is short and clear. She is willing to help me anytime as long as she is free. She is a very nice and kind teacher. She doesn’t mind repeating the same concept for me regardless how many times I asked. She tries to make herself free to help me out. It would be more beneficial for a student who is well prepared for content to attend her lesson.Thankful to have met her and being taught by her. I hope I do not disappoint her.

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Geraldine Ng (Anglo Chinese Junior College)

Ms Foo is a really caring and bubbly teacher who tries her best to make the lesson as enjoyable as possible. She constantly brings in real life examples to illustrate certain Economic concepts, which makes it feel more interesting than just reading it off the notes. I personally feel that I’ve learnt much more under Ms Foo’s guidance than the two year’s of teaching in my school and I am really thankful that I have been taught by her. I hope that I’ll be able to do Ms Foo proud in my upcoming A Levels examination! 

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Au Yeong Sok Mun (Pioneer Junior College)

Going for Ms Foo’s tuition was like a place for me to reinforce my learning, put my Economics skills into practice and also learn new skills so as to better prepare myself for the upcoming examinations! Ms Foo makes us think on the spot whenever we are answering her questions, allowing us to simulate exam conditions where we also have to read the question, refer to the case and also think on the spot to craft our answers!  In addition to that, going for Ms Foo’s tuition allowed me to gain more knowledge on Economic terms that were not taught in school. She also further prepares us, by giving us concise notes for us to refresh our memory and revise.

Ms Foo is also a very caring teacher, whenever she sees that we are all very tired, she tries to lighten up the mood or wakes us up by telling jokes or sharing personal stories!  These jokes never fail to make me laugh. 

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Yong Hui Yi (Yishun Junior College)

Hello Ms Foo,

Thank you for teaching me and being patient with me. I joined EconsLab without much knowledge and skills for Economics but you slowly taught me skills and answering techniques, and I feel that I have improved a lot under your guidance. Lessons with you was always engaging and it really helped me in my learning and understanding of the topic better. Although there are areas where we are weak in, you never gave up on us and instead spurred us on and give us comments on how we could better improve our answers. It has been a great joy and pleasure to have been under your guidance.

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Ishmael (Victoria Junior College)

Ms Foo’s lessons are very engaging! I am able to learn a lot through the class discussions that we had. Ms Foo’s lessons also make us feel very welcome as she gives us ample opportunities to provide our inputs during the lesson. I feel I have grown a lot in my knowledge of Economics and Ms Foo has helped to fuel my interest for this subject.

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Jerald Tan (Victoria Junior College)

Ms Foo is a very friendly and understanding teacher who always does her best to help me with my Economics. Without her, I would not have noticed the flaws in my essay writings and concepts. She conducts the lesson in a warm, conducive and engaging manner that allows us to learn well. I also like her flexible way of conducting the lessons.

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Jed Reuben Lim (Saint Andrews Junior College)

Ms Foo’s teaching methods surpass even my own teachers’ in SAJC. Giving us time to generate points force us to review whatever we have learnt and apply it in the given context. Her recommended time window for reading the case studies and questions helps me to finish my analysis quickly to tackle the questions as soon as possible.

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