Give your child’s education a leg up in 2022 with our shortlist of tuition centres and enrichment programmes offering online tuition in Singapore
Don’t beat yourself up if you’ve been struggling to help your child understand their Singapore Maths lessons. Even celebs like Sandra Bullock are struggling with it! Getting your child extra learning help in Singapore isn’t hard, thanks to the large number of tuition centres and tutors available around the island. But if you’d rather not ferry your child from one class to another (we know how exhausting that can be!), then consider signing them up for online tuition in Singapore instead! More and more tuition centres are now offering online tutoring and easy-to-access lessons that don’t break the bank. Here’s where to go to get started.
Subjects covered: English, Chinese and Mathematics
Boost your child’s learning effectively with EDOOVO‘s interactive live virtual lessons for children aged between 3 and 7 years! Offering three core subjects, their holistic curriculum is based on the Ministry of Education’s framework and designed to hone your child’s linguistic and analytical skills while preparing them for a seamless transition to primary school. In a small class setting of 4 to 6 students, EDOOVO students are always encouraged to engage actively and lessons are kept fun with cool virtual rewards such as trophies and stars for participation. The lessons for each subject will cover a wide range of topics across various learning domains while simultaneously supporting your child’s developmental goals. Lessons are also reinforced with activity sheets and lesson replay! With rave reviews from parents, find out why EDOOVO is a proven hit with kids and experience their lessons for yourself! Click here to book a free trial for a subject of your choice.
Sign up within seven days after your child’s free trial lesson to receive a complimentary pair of headphones plus vouchers for EDOOVO’s standard learning package.
Subjects covered: All subjects for primary and secondary school and junior college
Looking for the right tuition class for your child to ace their exams or improve their grades? Get a head start for the new year with Snapask Regular Class today! A tried-and-tested concept from Hong Kong, this popular online class is for Primary, Secondary, and JC students aged 7-18 years old. Aligned with the MOE curriculum and taught by ex-MOE tutors with outstanding credentials, your child will be able to master concepts effortlessly with unlimited access within the term, a flexible schedule (watch anytime, anywhere), exclusive exam tips, notes, video tutorials, and specially designed exam papers that will help your child to improve their grades. Need further guidance on the concept even after the class? You can sign up for the consultation session with the tutors who will be able to guide your child through. Get priority registration for 2022 when you sign up via the Snapask App. Rates start from $98/month only.
Get an additional $20 off with promo code SASSYMAMA20. Sign up now as limited slots are available!
Subjects covered: Mandarin
LingoAce Academy provides in-person, group, private and online Chinese tuition in Singapore so students can achieve academic excellence. They’ve successfully integrated online and offline teaching methods to create a leading Blended Learning method taught by teachers with over 10 years of MOE-accredited teaching experience. They’ll guide your child through skill-based modules to excel in PSLE examinations. We like their systematic way of learning Chinese with bite-sized practice sessions to facilitate deeper learning while adhering to the MOE Syllabus to ensure topics are highly relevant to students so they can keep up with progress in school.
LingoAce Academy, www.lingoace.com.sg
Subjects covered: English language & skills classes, support in History, Geography, Science subjects
Looking for a course that’s specifically tailored to your needs? British Council offers bespoke one-to-one online courses available for students of all ages, from young learners to adults! Classes offer extreme flexibility and full customisation to your schedule. British Council’s highly qualified and experienced teachers (with Cambridge University CELTA/DELTA post-graduate teaching qualifications as a minimum) are dedicated to help students achieve the results they desire. Plus, one-to-one lessons help students to interact with teachers at their own pace. Courses on offer also include:
– Speaking and pronunciation courses for adult learners
– Presentation skills and public speaking for adults
– General English and business English courses
– IELTS preparation
Price for courses includes any pre- and post-course assessment and consultation, all British Council published teaching materials (charges may apply for courses requiring alternative published materials), and detailed student reports for courses 20 hours or over student certification. GST inclusive.
Get 10% off when you sign up for a 40-hour package!
British Council, www.britishcouncil.sg/smoc
Subjects: Programming courses including website development, mobile apps, C#, coding, Scratch, cyber security
Programming is fast becoming a vital skill, especially in today’s digitised world. That’s why Coding Giants works to prepare your child to know and understand new technologies better. One of Europe’s largest international programming and coding schools, Coding Giants caters its programmes to children aged 7 to 19. Their goal is to broaden your child’s horizon while giving them space to develop creativity and support them in creating their future. Their courses are prepared by specialised programmers who carefully select the material according to each age group’s abilities and programmes on offer include – but aren’t limited to – coding, mobile apps, computer games, websites, hacking and cybersecurity plus coding Languages used are Scratch, Kodu, App Inventor and C Sharp. Coding Giants also has numerous distinctions and is a Microsoft Global Education Partner. They provide certificates upon completion of each course – with the Microsoft logo for added reliability and credibility. They also partner with gaming giants Ubisoft, allowing their students to be well ahead of the curve in gaming development and creativity.
Use promo code SASSYM10 to get a 10% discount on the semester course fee plus a registration fee waiver.
Coding Giants, www.codinggiants.sg
Subjects covered: STEM classes, robotics, coding, Scratch, computer and web navigation & more
Experience Coding Lab‘s award-winning, MIT-inspired coding curriculum live from the comfort of your home. Catering to kids aged 7 to 18, Coding Lab makes it easy for them to pick up drag-and-drop Scratch programming, invent apps or master Python programming language. Your child will also learn alongside and interact with their classmates, and get guidance from tutors as though they are right beside them. Through live video conferences with experienced tutors, online questions and forums, 24/7 video-on-demand and more, your children will have everything needed to fully understand the material at their own pace. In addition to teaching problem-solving, critical thinking, computer literacy and a range of other 21st century skills, Coding Lab also keeps things fun with an age-appropriate curriculum that includes topics such as Music, Robotics, Mathematics, Science, and more. Their live e-learning classes harness the same technology and teaching strategies that clinched their Japan-Singapore team the Best Coding Award at the Microsoft Minecraft Cup competition. Better still, if you’re struggling to set up your child’s online classes, Coding Lab has a complimentary concierge service that’s always ready to assist!
Use code SASSY5 to get an additional 5% off the course, on top of the prevailing early bird discount
Coding Lab, www.codinglab.com.sg
Subjects covered: IGCSE, IB, SAT, A-Levels, O-Levels, PSLE & STEM
This tuition centre in Singapore specialises in one-on-one tuition classes, all taught by tutors that are handpicked from prestigious universities in Singapore and around the world. There is a wide range of tutoring syllabuses and TigerCampus SG can offer personally customisable curriculums. In addition to their dedicated customer service, TigerCampus offers flexible scheduling and even STEM classes at their tech branch at the Singapore Coding Club.
Adam Khoo Learning Centre
Subjects covered: English, Maths and Science from kindergarten through to secondary school
Adam Khoo is one of the most popular tuition centres in Singapore – it’s especially a hit with parents looking for PSLE tuition. The centres are based on the philosophy of “Happy Children, Happy Results” and the belief that empowerment and encouragement are the cornerstones to academic success. Plus, AKLC has gone online since 26 March 2020!
Adam Khoo Learning Centre, www.aklc.com.sg
The Alternative Story (TAS)
Subjects covered: Creative writing and composition
The Alternative Story (TAS) specialises in providing students aged 7 to 13 with effective and engaging lessons both online and on-site. Their TAS Virtual-ly programme tailors to students’ various learning needs and offers them access to three modes of e-learning: Live Online Lessons, Supplementary Online Lessons (teaching videos) and Online Assessment Book (teaching videos with application questions and detailed explanations). The live online lessons are designed to mimic real-life on-site lessons, allowing students to have live interactions with each other for active brainstorming, and the chance to get immediate feedback from their teachers. TAS uses a comprehensive online syllabus with a customised curriculum that’s effective for online tuition in Singapore. Lessons are also chock-full of captivating media resources, educational videos and pop quizzes to create an environment where learning comes alive for every student. You’ll also have direct communication channels with teachers for queries and easy-to-use platforms for homework submission.
The Alternative Story, thealternativestory.com/tas-online-lessons
Boutique Education Online Learning Service
Subjects covered: English, Maths and Mandarin
Boutique Education is continuing their philosophy of instilling a love of learning with online tuition in Singapore! Tailor-made classes can now be delivered using their interactive learning platform, ClassDo – it’s not your regular Zoom or Skype! – ensuring that students aged between 5 and 18 remain engaged and the lessons match the standards of their face-to-face service. With a focus on international schools, they can deliver classes to support the home learning programmes offered by each school, as well as enhance the curriculum. Classes will be conducted by the same Boutique Education teachers who hold regular tuition lessons, ensuring consistency.
Boutique Education Online Learning Service, www.boutiqueeducation.asia
Subjects covered: All subjects.
Leading the field in providing academic private tuition to international families, British Tutors offers online tuition in Singapore with a focus on UK curricula and school entry. Their team of tutors offer tailored lessons with the option to put together and manage a home-schooling programme for you. They also offer plenty of creative courses and diverting academic programmes, plus specialist help on how to ace UK school entrance exams. British Tutors also currently provides quarantine tuition if you’ve just returned from a trip abroad!
British Tutors, www.britishtutors.com
Eye Level Learning
Subjects covered: Maths, English & more
Tracing its roots back 40 years in South Korea, award-winning Eye Level currently enrols more than 2.5 million children aged 4 to 14 in centres worldwide. Covering both Math and English, Eye Level focuses on each child’s individual needs and abilities (they teach them at their eye level), so kiddos can learn and think for themselves. Students are trained to become proactive learners, self-motivated to study, strategize, and implement plans using good time management. Instructors are also well-versed in helping kiddos set goals and then achieve them.
Eye Level Learning, www.myeyelevel.com
Subjects covered: Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Biology for secondary schools, junior college, IP schools
This online tuition centre in Singapore makes online interactive classes even more engaging than sitting in a classroom! Future Academy‘s interactive classes bring students the best online learning experience with various interactive tools implemented in the interactive tutoring platform, including fun educational games and trophies. Say goodbye to boring online conferencing! With the Q&A tools implemented, teachers are more efficient in finding out each student’s answer and can give students guidance and feedback in real-time. Just like their high-quality offline tuition, Future Academy’s online interactive classes are also 1:6 with a high teacher to student ratio so students get ample attention from teachers during the lessons.
Future Academy, www.fa.edu.sg
I Can Read
Subjects covered: English (reading, writing, speaking & listening)
A popular enrichment centre, I Can Read has taught more than 170,000 students around the world, and is all about helping children overcome the challenges and difficulties of reading to ensure they become confident, independent readers. Their online tuition in Singapore starts from 2.5 years and goes up through age 12. There are two dozen I Can Read centres located across the island. During this period of lesson suspension at their centres, children can continue learning from the safety of their homes!
I Can Read, www.icanread.asia/home/index/singapore/english
Subjects covered: JC H2 Mathematics, International Baccalaureate & IGCSE English, Mathematics, Economics, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.
Founded by teacher and mamapreneur Bel Hwang, IB Super is a tuition company focusing on IB, IGSCE, O-Level and A-Level tutoring. They’re one of the earliest centres to offer online tuition in Singapore and have been doing so for more than 10 years. IB Super has tutored students online from all over Europe and Asia, including China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Germany and even Mongolia. Their pedagogy is based on the latest education research from the National Institute of Education and the International Baccalaureate Organisation.
IB Super, www.ibsuper.com.sg
Subjects covered: English, Math and Science
JustEdu‘s philosophy is all about fun learning from nurturing, dedicated teachers. It’s grown to 13 centres across the island based on positive word of mouth from happy parents and students – many of whom have returned to be teachers, themselves.
Subjects covered: English, Humanities, Modern and Classical Languages, Maths and Science
Keystone Tutors helps advise families on entrance to UK schools and universities. Their online tuition in Singapore gives children aged 8 and above access to the UK’s leading private tutors through a fantastic online learning platform. In addition to the wide range of subjects on offer, Keystone has extensive experience with exams like the IGCSE, A-Levels and IB. Online tutoring allows for flexible scheduling – all kids need is a computer and they’re ready to go.
Keystone Tutors, www.keystonetutors.com
Subjects covered: Mandarin
Koala Know is an online Chinese tutoring platform for students aged 4 to 12 who want to improve their Chinese proficiency. Unlike other online classes designed for beginners, their curriculum is more intensive and suitable for students with a basic Chinese foundation. Their innovative curriculum structures each class to be educational, yet entertaining, which helps maintain a constant level of interest from the students throughout the course. Koala Know is the only platform in the industry hiring all full-time teachers, each with a bachelor’s degree in language and education. Students attend lessons twice a week with 25 minutes per class, which ensures the optimal balance between intensiveness and frequency. The learning outcomes of the course will enable the students to improve language proficiency, instead of just focusing on examination scores.
Koala Know, www.koalaknow.com
Subjects covered: English Enrichment, Speech & Drama and Preschools
Established in 1980, Lorna Whiston has built a reputation over the past 40 years with high-quality education and teaching excellence across Singapore and Malaysia. Confidence starts with language and communication and at Lorna Whiston, they commit themselves to quality teaching. The school is now offering interactive and engaging online learning platforms with dedicated teachers and lessons that your children will never forget! Lessons range from $59.92 to $90.42 per lesson, depending on the programme and schedule.
Lorna Whiston, www.lornawhiston.com
Master Class Learning Centre
Subjects covered: English
Master Class is a well-trusted learning centre at East Coast Road. Their track records for national examinations are stellar: 100% As and A*s for PSLE English and 100% As and Bs for ‘O’ Level English. Teachers with degrees and NIE qualifications boast an accumulated 50 years’ teaching experience and their curriculum is systematic and engaging. They do classes for Primary 4 to 6 and Secondary 1 to 4 English and Junior College General Paper in a conducive and supportive learning environment, and also offer online tuition in Singapore.
Master Class Learning Centre, www.mclass.com.sg
Seriously Addictive Mathematics (S.A.M)
Subjects covered: Maths
Seriously Addictive Maths‘ multi-award-winning enrichment programme for kids ages 4 to 12 is based on our own little island’s innovative and world-renowned Singapore Mathematics curriculum. With multiple locations across the island, children have convenient access to both personalised classroom teaching and self-learning worksheets to help develop higher-order thinking skills like problem-solving, metacognition, critical thinking and logical reasoning. Their online tuition in Singapore comprises 60-minute classroom sessions that are fun and engaging, with hands-on activities and games. S.A.M. is so proven and trusted that it’s got centres trusted and recommended by parents in 20 different countries, mama! With online guided practice and independent practise at home, S.A.M students continue to benefit from consistent learning and develop mastery in math, problem-solving and thinking skills, self-discipline and good study habits.
Seriously Addictive Mathematics, www.seriouslyaddictivemaths.com.sg
SG Code Campus
Subjects covered: Coding, Scratch & more
SG Code Campus offers online classes for students aged 7 to 18 with a strong emphasis on conceptual understanding, fluency in programming languages and solid build skills to solve problems. They also have tailored group or one-to-one classes for students taking Computer Science for IB, ‘O’ or ‘A’ Levels, with lessons specially curated to follow each school’s curriculum. Most exciting are the newly established partnerships with Apple and Amazon, which will ensure that every child receives coding education of the highest quality upon joining their student community!
SG Code Campus, www.sgcodecampus.com
Subjects covered: Entrepreneurship, gaming, coding and robotics
Smarter Me connects families with dedicated and experienced online tutors and teachers who undergo a comprehensive curation process that begins with referrals from other parents and other official certification channels. Smarter Me offers classes across both academic and lifestyle disciplines, including music, dance, languages, science & technology and more. Handily, users can search, book and pay online while seamlessly communicating with instructors.
Smarter Me, www.smarterme.sg/homepage
Subjects covered: English, Maths, Science & Chinese at the primary and secondary school level
Struggling to help your child with their homework? Let Superstar Teacher do the hard work! This online tuition centre in Singapore offers more than 9,000 lessons that cover the various concepts within Singapore’s MOE syllabus and commonly tested questions for previous years’ exam papers. Children learn at their own schedule, and can easily engage with the online tuition centre’s expert teachers! Assessments here offer competency-based learning, and there are three difficulty levels with multiple-choice and open-ended questions, each sorted by topic so students can strengthen their grasp on key concepts.
Superstar Teacher, www.superstarteacher.com.sg
Subjects covered: English, Maths & Science for Primary 3 to 6 and Secondary 1 to 2
Tenopy offers live online tuition in Singapore, taught by some of the best teachers with next-gen classroom technology. Their online tutoring classes go beyond getting better grades, as teachers here aim to teach children to attempt with courage, question with curiosity and understand what is being taught through self-discovery. Tenopy offers free trial lessons, too.
The Think Tank
Subjects covered: English, Science, Maths & Chinese, Language Arts & more
The Think Tank is all about growing inquisitive, independent and informed learners. Their customised, curated in-house curriculum targets students from Nursery all the way up to Pre-tertiary! Their interactive real-time online tuition in Singapore are conducted by a dynamic team of passionate and caring teachers with three generations of experience. Children enjoy a nurturing environment in small cosy virtual classrooms for personalised attention with dedicated teachers who cater to all learning styles – even while studying at home!
The Think Tank, www.thethinktank.sg
Subjects covered: Maths, English, Sciences, Languages & more
With more than 10,000 hours of successful live online 1-to-1 tuition to date, it’s safe to say Tutopiya specialises in online tuition in Singapore! Catered towards students aged 6 to 18 years old, their purpose-built state-of-the-art online classroom platform is packed with the latest features for effective online learning, coupled with a network of the best experienced subject specialist tutors (trained in IGCSE, IB and Singapore local curriculum) currently teaching hundreds of students in over 25 countries worldwide.