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Get ready for the Hippo International English Language Olympiad 2021!

Join the HIPPO English Language Olympiad 2021 live-streamed workshops designed to help participants prepare for the competition.

TCHER Online, in partnership with SIMCC, will be holding complimentary live-streamed workshops for all Primary/Grade 3-6 participants.

Take note of the schedule:

Level Date & Time Teacher
Primary/Grade 3 & 4 Monday 08 February 2021, 7PM to 8PM (SG Time) Rajinder Kaur
Primary/Grade 5 Tuesday 09 February 2021, 7PM to 8PM (SG Time) JoBeth Williams
Primary/Grade 6 Monday 08 February 2021, 7PM to 8PM (SG Time) JoBeth Williams
Rajinder Kaur

Rajinder Kaur

Primary 4 English Teacher

Graduated with Masters of Applied Linguistics, Curtin University, Western Australia

Graduated with a Certificate of English Teaching to Adults (CELTA), Curtin University, Western Australia

Graduated with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Secondary), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Graduated with Bachelor of Arts, University of Western Australia, Western Australia

With more than 13 years of teaching experience specialising in English, English Literature, History and Social Studies for High School students, as well as English as a Second Language (ESL), TCHER Rajin is passionate about developing the literacy skills of culturally and linguistically diverse students. She also works collaboratively with other teachers to support them in developing learning programmes and teaching practices for ESL students aligned to rigorous content standards. She has extensive international work experience in Australia, Indonesia and Singapore.

JoBeth Williams

JoBeth Williams

Head of English, Primary 5 & 6 English Teacher

Graduated with Bachelor of Communication Studies with Honours at NTU.

Graduated with a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) at NIE.

Taught in an MOE school for 8 years and served as English and Literature Level IC for many of those years, specialising in teaching graduating classes and in setting examinations.

Her first love is English Literature, and seeks to instil a similar love of reading in students by grounding them in real-world concepts, popular culture and general knowledge.

Has 5 years of experience in the tuition industry as a curriculum designer and teacher for various tuition centres.

TCHER Online (from the word “Teacher”) is a team of former Ministry of Education (Singapore) educators, heads of departments (HODs) and school leaders offering learning programmes for Primary 4 to 6 (PSLE and iPSLE Programme) and Grade 4-6 (IB and Cambridge CheckPoint Programme) students in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, and globally in English, Mathematics and Science. TCHER Online also offers GCE ‘O’ Level Cambridge and IGCSE online lessons for Singapore and International students.

These online lessons take place via the TCHER Online software (ClassIn) and are recorded so it is accessible to all registered students, especially those who may not be able to attend the live lessons due to the time zone difference.

Please note that this is not Hippo Contest registration.  If you want to take part in the contest, you can register with us as private candidate or with your school.

Please register here for Hippo Preparation Workshop.  Hippo is only applicable for students from Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau and India.