— Caleb Mok
Thank you Mrs Pragasam from St Andrew’s Junior School for helping me grow in character and grades. Even though you don’t teach me anymore, you were fair, firm and patient with all of us for one year in P4 Unity. Happy Teachers’ Day!
Making Extraordinary Students
— Shashwat srivatsen
Dear Mrs Lim and Mdm Kaladevi from Springdale Primary School, thank you so much for being my teachers. Because of you, even an ordinary student can dream of doing extraordinary things. Happy Teachers’ Day!
More than a Teacher
— Faith Ong
Thank you Ms Wu Mei Chan Jane from Springdale Primary School for being such a caring teacher. You have done the extra mile beyond teaching us. I feel you are not only a teacher, but is also a mother who takes care of our well-being. Happy Teachers’ Day!
Using Stories to Engage
— Joshua Mok
Dear Mdm Victoria Phua of St Andrew’s Junior School, thank you for being a nice teacher and telling us many interesting and funny stories. Happy Teachers’ Day!
Sparking Interest in the Chinese Language
— The Teo Family
Thank you Mrs Samantha Heng from St Margaret’s Primary School for all your love and encouragement towards my daughter’s learning experience in school. She has never enjoyed Chinese and just listening to people speaking the language, gives her the creeps. Since you came along, she has been telling everyone at home so much about you, how she wants to do well in the subject and do you proud.
On top of that, thank you for also using your own time to show your support for her acting career outside school, and also staying up late with your family to watch her on TV and other online platforms.
Thank you and Happy Teachers’ Day to you.
A Teacher to Remember
— Denis Lee
Miss Yap Siew Phing from Monfort Sec has always been a dedicated, strict, passionate and caring teacher during my time in Montfort (Year 2001-2004). She advised all her students not to give up on our studies and push on! Till today, I still remembered her care for us.
Thank you Miss Yap. Happy Teachers’ Day.
— Edward Zheng
I would like to thank all the teachers at Springdale Pri for their great efforts to students. My son enjoys his time in school and keep learning beyond my expectation. Happy Teachers’ Day!
Taking Good Care of Students
— Joy Owyong
Mr Matthew Ong from St Andrew’s Junior School is a teacher who loves his students. He always make lessons interesting and encourages them to do better. He watches out for them and takes good care of them in and outside of class. I wish him all the best and Happy Teachers’ Day.
Making Math Fun
— Melina Ang
We are really appreciative of every effort which Mr Adam from St Andrew’s Junior School put in for his P1 students. Entering primary school life during a pandemic was not easy, but Mr Adam made the effort to make school more fun for the boys. Our son loved the HBL Math game he prepared for them. Happy Teachers’ Day!
A Great Inspiration
— Yvonne Foh
I would like to express my sincere gratitude to Mdm Vivian Chua of Bedok Green Pri for her perseverance and dedication to my child in Chinese lesson. She has taken time to explain concepts to the students and has been extremely patient. You have been a great inspiration! Thank you and Happy Teachers’ Day!
Gratitude for Caring Educators
— Emma Zheng Wenxuan
I want to express my gratitude to my Form teacher Mdm Fara and Co-form teacher Mrs Yap from St Anthony’s Pri. They are very kind and patient with me in keeping all the classes so engaging and enjoyable, especially when we didn’t get to see each other during the circuit breaker. They’ve not only taught me knowledge, but also how to be a responsible person.
I also want to say thank you to my Chinese teacher Mdm Sim. She makes every single class so interesting that brings me great confidence and motivation to do better and better.
Happy Teachers’ Day!
Dedicated and Devoted Teacher
— Mandy Chee (Jaden Tan of P4 Wonder)
Thank you to Mdm Norimah of St. Andrew’s Junior School for being a dedicated, devoted and caring teacher. Thank you for helping my child with his English. Without your patience, my child will not be able to learn as much. You deserve a good break during this coming holiday. HAPPY TEACHERS’ DAY!
Beautiful Memories to Remember
— Sim Hui Na
Ms Wong Xiao Lee from Bendemeer Pri has been my daughter's form teacher for Primary 1 and 2. My girl never whines about going to school. She often talks enthusiastically about lessons. She sings praises about Ms Wong for being a very kind and fun teacher.
Ms Wong also makes an effort to communicate with parents. She diligently updates us on school happenings and our child's progress. I like that Ms Wong keeps up with current trends by using info technology to enhance teaching. She also incorporates play into lessons to engage children. For example, the children were on the topic of 'bubbles' for their English lessons. Ms Wong brought the class out and had a fun 'bubble-blowing' session. As my girl moves on to Primary 3 next year, I would like to express my gratitude to Ms Wong for creating beautiful memories for my child. Thank you Ms Wong!
Growing in Character and Values
— Bee Leng Quah
I would like to commend Mrs Avany Yim from St Andrew’s Junior School for perseverance in adapting to the new way of teaching especially during HBL times. It has not been an easy journey for a teacher who loves to teach and share with the boys! At the same time, I thank her for her patience and the extra mile to help the boys grow in character and values.
— Mrs Eugenia Guo
Thank you to Ms Evangeline Ee from Nanyang Primary School for being an excellent (beyond words) Form Teacher of 1B (2020).
She is extremely thoughtful to parents, and her mannerisms as a subject teacher are highly commendable. She goes the extra mile for her Math HBL lessons with cheery voiceover. She also gave detailed messages for parents on how to guide and revise with our child on the topics taught, their strengths and weaknesses, and even what to do for revision during holidays.
Thank you Miss Ee, you will remain a gem of a teacher in my daughter's primary school life.
More Confident in Speaking Chinese
— Bee Leng Quah
I would like to do a special thanks shout out to Mr. Mu Zhi Ming, a Chinese Teacher at St Andrew's Junior School, for going the extra mile to garner interest in learning Chinese and writing notes in class. My son is now so much more familiar and confident in speaking and exploring Chinese, compared to a year ago. At the same time, he also took extra efforts to prepare engaging Chinese lessons during HBL. Thank you!
Maintaining Good Communication with Parents
— Mdm Ng
I will like to express my appreciation to Mrs Rosemary Yam of Bedok Green Primary School. During the circuit breaker and HBL period, she continues to maintain good communication with parents and students. I am thankful for her prompt replies and feedbacks on my child's learning progress. Mrs Yam is constantly encouraging her students to perform better.
Getting Through Difficulties in Math
— Say xiuming
Mrs Tai from River Valley Pri has been there for me. She has helped me overcome the difficulties I faced and helped me understand more about Math as it was my worst subject. I would not have gotten good grades without her and definitely would not have even pass! Now in secondary school, because of her, I am not struggling with Math. She made me accomplish my goals and her lessons were definitely most enjoyable.
An Inspiring Teacher
— Daphne Leow
I would like to show my appreciation to Mr Samuel Zhang from St Andrew’s Junior School. Mr Zhang uses various online platforms to engage his students and make his lessons and assignments more interesting. My son enjoys his teaching and looks forward to learning new topics in school. Thank you for being such an inspiring teacher!
A Precious Gem for Students
— Jo Pang
I would like to compliment Ms Koh Yuan Ting of Kheng Cheng School for being a genuine, committed and passionate form teacher for the 2020 graduating cohort. She will always encourage the weaker students not to give up easily and to reach out to their goals beyond challenges. This is truly words of wisdom and encouragement for the “average” students to pick up confidence and passion in whatever they are facing and doing. She has shown great commitment in the students’ well-being, academic progress and personal development with genuine concern.
Ms Koh has inked a deep impression in my daughter’s primary school learning journey. A precious gem for the students who learn under her wings and a commendable educator for MOE!
The Best Teacher
— Yvonne Foh
Mrs Goh Ee Sze from Bedok Green Pri is a very patient teacher. I am very thankful to her during the HBL and LOA period for guiding my son on all the homework. She is very hardworking and follow up on all the homework that she give to my child. She will also will drop message to inform parents.
Thank you very much for being such a good teacher to my child. As a parent, I know perfect teachers are hard to find, but for me, you are the best teacher for my child. Thank you for your love and the care you are giving to my child each day. I truly appreciate that.
Ensuring Student’s Well-being
— Sandy Cheng
Mdm Nora from St Andrew’s Junior School is one of the best teachers I have met during my son's 4 years of primary school life. She's kind, caring and always going out of the way and extra miles to ensure each child is loved and cared for.
Demonstrating Passion in Teaching
— Adrian Tham
Mrs Rachel Tan from St Andrew’s Junior School is an outstanding educator who truly demonstrates passion in her work as an educator. She makes the effort to connect with the parents of her students and gives them proactive feedback. She also goes the extra mile to ensure the well-being of her students especially the weaker ones. She definitely takes pride in being an educator and her students simply love her. She has a pleasant demeanour which makes learning in her class a joy and passionate. My son can’t stop talking positively about her whenever he has the chance.
A Motherly Figure
— Adrian Tham
Mrs Morales from St Andrew Junior School is a firm and extremely caring teacher who truly cares for the students under her charge. She has exemplify what it means to be an educator who is not only interested in academic well-being of her students but also goes the extra mile of being a motherly figure in her class. She takes the effort to ask if her students are doing alright both at home and school. On one occasion, she was disciplining my son but after doing that she spent time to explain to him her actions. Not many teachers would have done that but she did.
An Amazing Teacher
— Ong Ting
Thank you Mr Chang Cheng Hwee from Northland Pri for teaching my daughter. She struggled and was stressed taking her test throughout her formative years, Finally, your teaching method worked. You selfless give additional lessons after school and always at the expense of your personal time, updating parents with your most honestly advices. You are truly an amazing teacher!
A Caring and Responsible Teacher
— Ong Chee Seng
Ms Lalithambigai from Springdale Pri is a very caring and responsible teacher. She constantly updates me on the progress as well as the short-comings of my son with regards to his school work and behaviour in school. She is patient, willing to lend a listening ear and polite in answering any questions I have for her. Her dedication and helpfulness can be seen by the way she communicates and her actions.
Creating Passion for Mandarin
— Jane Lim
I would like to sincerely thank Mrs Tee from Springdale Primary. Thank you for being so patience in teaching my child. Your passion in teaching mandarin had encouraged my girl to begin liking the subject.
From someone who doesn’t even dare to speak a single Mandarin because she is always afraid that someone will laugh and make fun of her Chinese, she is now able to converse in simple sentence and recognising more words. My child now make it an effort to learn and practice her Chinese over weekend as she told me she wants to show you her progression. She feels motivated and I think this is very important as feeling motivated will encourage her to learn more.
Thanks Mrs Tee. Quoting what my daughter always tell me - you are one of her most favourite and best teachers.
Going Above and Beyond
Thank you specially to Mrs Cheong from St. Margaret Primary school who is my daughter's form teacher. She teaches her students with lots of passion and integrity, and looks into students' dispute in class and ensure that it is resolved instead of brushing it off. What amazes me most is that she truly observes every student's weakness and share it in the report book. I have tremendous respect and admiration for her. As a teacher, she has gone above and beyond. Mrs Cheong is indeed a rare gem to the education system. Kudos to you, Mrs Cheong!
Supportive School and Teacher
I would like to thank Mdm Ngern from Bukit Merah Sec who has given extra care and support to my son. My son has Autism Spectrum Disorder. Without Mdm Ngern's special care and patience and the school’s full support in guiding him, he would not be able to study smoothly in school. Thank you Mdm Ngern and the school for the past 4 years in helping Dylan to overcome every obstacle in school.
Going the Extra Mile
— Ms. Nisha
I would like to complement Madam Kayal from Zhangde Primary School, for being a very kind and caring teacher. Madam Kayal puts in care and concern in my child’s education and well-being. If there is any problem, she is the first person who comes to mind to seek help. She is always ready to reply and help us with any matter.
She is a very dedicated teacher, willing to go the extra mile to ensure that her students are safe and alright. I will always be grateful to her for all her help. Keep shining, Madam Kayal! Thank you very much for your kindness and care.
A Problem-solving Counsellor
We would like to convey our heart full appreciation to Mrs Cheong May Nar (Counsellor) from Gelyang Methodist School (Primary) for her priceless efforts, support, guidance and contribution towards our son.
She puts herself in student’s shoes, provide a lot of care and works closely together with parents. She does not give up on troubles but instead, she always understands the root cause and resolves issues in a professional manner. She attends to our emotional well-being and checks in on us despite in her busy schedule and during the Circuit Breaker period. Thank you very much Mrs Cheong.
Overcoming Fears in Math
I am very thankful to Mrs Tong-Woon Hsiao Han from Jurong West Pri for constantly encouraging my daughter in her Math. Earlier this year, I realised how fearful my daughter was of her Math homework. She was in tears and was adverse towards trying new sums. Mrs Tong took time to speak with her, using memorable anecdotes from her life and encouraged her time and again. Mrs Tong also took time from her lunch breaks to coach her. Natalie does not tear when she does her Math now. We are very thankful to Mrs Tong for her care and concern.
Exceptional Efforts in Exceptional Times
— Ang Wei Lin
Mdm Toh Jit Ho from Bedok Green Pri has shown exceptional efforts during this challenging year to put everything together for my son’s graduating class. She continues to conduct virtual lessons, talks to the children, follows up closely with parents via WhatsApp and she also gets the class together in a zoom meeting to sing Home (25Apr) to pay tribute to our frontline workers during the circuit breaker period.
My heartfelt appreciation to Mdm Toh for teaching, guiding and prepare the class for their next milestone!
Growing Good Traits in Students
I'm appreciative of how Mrs Linda Chan of Innova Pri reached out to us before school started for my P1 kid. She always keeps communication lines open especially during the home-based learning period. That has really helped during a stressful time for us as parents working from home. Over the past one and a half years in Mrs Chan's class, my child has grown in many ways such as taking responsibility, gain independence and leadership, traits which are really encouraging to us as parents.
A Good Role Model
— Tan Choon Boey
I am here to thank Ms. Choo Shiao Hui from Cedar Pri for being very helpful in replying my enquiry with regards to my P6 daughter. Ms. Choo ensures that as parents, we are clear on how we can guide our children during HBL. Thank you for so helpful, understanding and also taking the initiative to assist working parents like us. Well done, Ms. Choo. You are a good role model! Continue your good work! Thank you!
A Dedicated and Patient Form Teacher
— Linda and Benson Ng
My daughter is very lucky to have Ms Tan Jieying from Ang Mo Kio Sec as her form teacher for the past one and half year. She is a very patient and dedicated teacher who always has the students' welfare at heart. Without her care and concern, my girl would not have adapted well in secondary school life. She is a rare gem. Keep up the good work!
Creating Exposure for Students
— Mr & Mrs Chew
We would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to Mrs Tan-Lim Bee Kee and Mr Darren Chin Wei Ming of Dunman High School for their guidance for our boy in their Year 4 class (2020).
Thank you for giving him the opportunity to be of service to the school by being part of the class committee. Our boy has certainly grown in many aspects arising from this exposure.
Dedicated and Passionate Teacher
— Desmond Chung
I would really like to thank Ms Neo Hwee Hwee from Anderson Pri. It’s really not easy for all the teachers during the CB.
During the CB, Ms Neo conducted virtual meetings for the class. After the class, she would ask some of the students to stay on so that she can have individual time with them. When I had questions about the HBL materials, she would call me and explain. We really appreciate what she has done for the students. It’s such a blessing to have such a dedicated and passionate teacher. Ms Neo, thank you.
Putting in Extra Effort
— Patrick Ang
I truly appreciate and thanks Madam Suzana from Ang Mo Kio Pri, for her efforts to make HBL so much easier and clear by sending a daily summary of the work to be done. She put in the extra effort and even made recorded instructions with pictures and slides on YouTube for what to expect and what to prepare for returning back to school. I feel so fortunate that my daughter is in the care of such responsible teacher. Thank you so much and you are an awesome teacher.
A Fun and Loving Teacher!
— Neria Sooriyakumar
I would like to thank Mdm Nazira from Cedar Pri. She is a fun and loving teacher who cares for everyone. I loved my lessons because she was my teacher. I hope that she will continue to inspire many more students. Thank you, Mdm Nazira! You are the best!
Making Home-based Learning Seamless
— Mrs Tan
Special thanks to the teachers, principal and management of Bedok Green Pri. Great effort in engaging students especially the daily 7:30am routine workout and words of encouragement from the principal! Teachers (in particular Madam Chia and Ms Luo) were dedicated in answering any questions we had during HBL. Thus this has make HBL possible and seamless. Huge thank you!
Commendable Teaching Style
— Patrick Tan
I would like to compliment Ms Seh Yin Mei from Hong Wen School for her personal efforts to send email individually to the pupils in her class (6P) after she marked their works during the recent HBL. She pointed out what the pupils need to read up to understand the subject (Mathematics) and how the mistakes can be avoided. For a class size of 35, it is indeed commendable for a teacher to reach out personally to the pupils, helping and motivating them to learn.
Starting Each Day Positively
— Bijaya Dutta
Mr Benjamin Yong and his team from Bedok Green Pri conducted live assembly every single day during the circuit breaker, HBL learning period. It was such a morale booster not only for the students but for also us, the parents. It was like a little sunshine in these gloomy days. He never missed to add positivity whether by sharing his own childhood memories or some children stories. It is a commendable job done. My P1 kid thoroughly enjoyed his sessions and got up early just to attend it. It made him feel connected with his school. Thank you for starting our day on a positive note. Thank you for being there.
Assuring Well-being of Students
— Andres Ng Zhi Wei
A very Thank You to all the teachers at Red Swastika School for working hard on the HBL during the Circuit Breaker school closure. We can see the hard work and preparations done by the teachers to make sure the children's learning continues at home. It is not easy especially to those who still need to take care of their own children, do the house chores and cook at the same time. My mummy and I greatly appreciate them. Special shout out to my Chinese teacher, Dai Lao Shi, English teacher, Mrs Michelle Lin and my LSM Maths teacher, Mdm Sng for all the work and communication done. They also checked and assured the well-being of the students. Thank you!
Interesting games and videos in Chinese HBL Lessons
— Mabel Lam
Thank you Mrs Woon-Toh Shu Ying of Red Swastika School for including interesting games and videos in the Chinese HBL lessons, which makes learning fun and engaging for the children. Also, I would like to thank her for hearing out what the children's wishes are and putting in the extra effort to reply and act on them, e.g. conducting zoom lessons, incorporating games in almost every lesson.
Going The Extra Mile
— Tina Lim
I often hear my child talk about the various PE lesson planned by Mr Lim Fang Rui of Bedok Green Pri. Even with SLS, the videos selection is also on top of the trend on what the kids like. There is an eye care video recorded by Mr Lim, which strike a great impression on my child on the importance to take care and relaxes the eye especially with increased screen time. Thanks Mr Lim!
Learning Through Videos
— Tina Lim
My girl always look forward to her lesson. During the recent SLS curriculum, both my child and I have great fun learning textures, origami together by watching the videos selected by Ms Suryati from Bedok Green Pri. Thanks a lot for making home based learning a fun process.
Making Science Lessons Interactive
— Lee Chaei Chen
I would like to thank Mr Zaki of Cedar Pri for his effort during the Circuit Breaker to make his online P5 Science class interactive on a daily basis. Apart from that, he also organise Games such as Kahoot, Escape Room to keep his students motivate and interest during his Science lesson.
Commitment and Passion Towards Students
— Lee Chaei Chen
Would like to appreciate Mr Desmond Chan of Beatty Sec during Circuit Breaker for his passion to teach and record his Physic video during wee hours. This shows his commitment and passion towards his students.
Going Beyond and Above in Teaching
— Sarbrina Lim
We deeply appreciate Mr Calvin Eng of Geylang Methodist Pri for going beyond and above to support our child's learning during HBL. He utilises multiple platforms from Padlet, Zoom to Kahoot to make learning fun and engaging. He shows constant genuine cares for my son even he was on LOA or during this circuit breaker period. The daily updates on Class Dojo frm Mr Eng also helped us to stay on top of things. Thanks Mr Eng!
A Committed Vice-Principal
— Nicholas Lee
I would like to extend my heartfelt appreciation to Mdm Tan Shao May / Vice Principal of Deyi Sec whom I met her end of last year 2019. A caring and committed Vice-Principal who has constantly encouraged and given confidence to my son to excel in his study. This year, my son has delivered and improved in his academy, and also achieved the Star Student Award on 7 April 2020. This achievement has meant a lot to my wife and myself. We deeply appreciate the school's strong leadership and professionalism.
A Humble Form Teacher
— Gary Vintario
Thank you to Mrs Tracy Wong from Punggol View Pri for being a humble form teacher, and contactable by any parent via WhatsApp or on ClassDojo. She is always ready to reply and help them with any matters. She always makes sure that all students can understand what is being taught in class. Overall, I felt that Mrs Wong is a fantastic teacher and I’m sure that in the future she will continue to inspire students to believe in themselves and study hard.
Going the Extra Mile
— Tan Yu Zhi
I would like to thank Mr Matthew Tjow from Orchid Park Sec for helping me throughout my secondary life by giving me advices during the stressful and tough time. He is a very dedicated councillor, willing to go the extra mile to ensure that his students are safe and alright. He is also extremely encouraging. He has helped me through some of the toughest time and for that, thank you Mr Tjow.
Helping Troubled Students Move Forward
I would like to thank Mr Matthew Tjow from Orchid Park Sec for being a wonderful counsellor and being there for me and all the other students who needed his help. He puts himself in every student's shoes and is very understanding. He was able to prove to us that he was there to help us and not blindly follow parents' request but rather work together with them to improve the students as partners. He does not give up on troubled students but instead helps them to move forward and become a better person. He is very attentive to our emotional well-being and would always check on us occasionally despite he is no longer counselling us. Though I am no longer in OPSS, I will always be grateful for all the help and advice he gave me in my 4 years there, especially during the O-Level period.
Providing Supporting Home-School Partnership
— Teddy K Hermawan
My greatest gratitude to Mrs Cheong Ng May Nar from Geylang Methodist Pri who was my son's counsellor during his challenging time. She was understanding, patient, offered him a listening ear and gave good advices. Mrs Cheong would frequently update us with my son's progress and would advise us on ways that we can provide more support to our son at home. Thank you for your awesome professionalism and for being there for the kids!
Guiding Our Children
— Katherine Mendoza
Thank you very much Mdm Nahidah from Cedar Pri for your guidance and support to my child. You have been instrumental in teaching and guiding him to be a good boy, to do the best he can and nurture his talents/skills to unlock his potential. Thank you so much again for guiding our children and being their second mom in school :)
Thoughtful and Kind
— Ms Yew
I would like to take Ms Ruby and Ms Jo from Endeavour Primary School for tending to my child who was having a bad bout of vomiting, liaising with his grandparents so that he can receive further medical attention. Appreciate your thoughtfulness and kind help in this grimy situation.
Helping Children Build Up Their Self-Confidence
Thank you Mr Lee Ren Hoe from Westwood Pri for having the thought to give an encouragement card to motivate my son to do well for his PSLE this year. It was really a kind gesture of you to do this for him when he was feeling down and demotivated to repeat P6 again. We as parents are glad that there are some teachers out there to motivate and encourage this type of children to build up their self-confidence.
Thank you, sir.
Dedicated and Caring Teacher
— Nur Hudawati
I would like to compliment my daughter's form teacher Mrs Rina Tan from Rulang Pri. My daughter was sick recently and on MC for 4 days. Mrs Tan went the extra mile to message me beyond her working hours just to ask about my daughter's condition. It was really nice of her when she should be relaxing at home after her working hours. I really appreciate this sweet gesture of hers. I am thankful that my daughter has such a caring form teacher. Please express my gratitude and appraised her for being such a dedicated and caring teacher. Thank you so much!
Never Giving Up
Could say my son was a very difficult-to-handle student last year in 2019. However, under ITE College Central’s Mr Terence’s supervision and dedication, my son exceled in his studies. He has also become more sensible. Thanks Mr Terence for his guidance and never giving up on my son.
Supporting and Encouraging Form Teacher
I would like to thank Ms Gan Siew Ling from Westwood Pri for the utmost encouragement she has given to my son who failed his PSLE last year. Not only words of encouragement but with a card and a pen. Ms Gan still believes that my son can do it. She has been a very supportive and encouraging form teacher. Though Ms Gan is no longer teaching my son this year, she still took the initiative to call him over to pass him her gift and encouragement card. We as parents were very touched by her thoughtfulness and gesture. It was so sincere. Her eyes swelled up with tears when we collected our son's result last year. Thank you very much Ms Gan. I hope my son will pass his PSLE with teachers like you and some others in the same school too. Ms Gan really deserves an award for being an awesome teacher.