Category: Articles

Things You Need to Know About PSLE 2020

2020 will be the last year of having aggregate T-scores to determine PSLE performance before we move on to a new scoring system based on Achievement Levels (ALs). If your child is sitting for the PSLE this year, we hope that you will find the following information useful during this crucial period as your child ...

Parenting Right: Are You Communicating Well With Your Child?

Communication is just the exchange of words to convey information, right? Well… Yes, but effective communication requires a strategy and it can be especially tricky when you are a parent trying to strike a balance between being a disciplinarian and playing a supportive role when interacting with your child. Communication is a two-way traffic and it ...

Have you redeemed your child’s reward yet?

Keeping yourself motivated does not come easy, and this is especially so for a child. Here at Superstar Teacher, we understand the importance of motivation in driving students to perform well and achieve their learning goals. This is why we are so excited to announce that our long-awaited Achievements feature is now up and running! ...

Parent’s Portal: Helping You Stay Connected with Your Child

If you are a Superstar Teacher subscriber, you probably are aware that we now have separate accounts for our students and their parents. This feature was introduced recently at the beginning of the year with the aim to make learning the key focus for our students while enabling parents to be involved in their children’s ...

The 4 Key Elements of Superstar Teacher’s Video Lessons

Can your child ace the examinations with the help of our video lessons? The short answer is a resounding “yes”, and parents of our students can attest for that. We believe that the true value of teaching derives from imparting knowledge and instilling a love of learning in students, which will naturally translate into academic excellence. ...

Quiz: Test Your Chinese New Year Knowledge

Amidst the ongoing festivities and celebrations, take this quiz to find out how much you really know about the Spring Festival. You may even learn something new about the tradition and practices surrounding Chinese New Year ...

Important Education News of 2019

As we welcome 2020 and head into a brand new year, let us take a moment to recap and look back at some of the biggest education news of 2019. Language Elective Program (LEP) First announced by the Ministry of Education (MOE) in May 2019, the current Language Elective Program (LEP) will be further expanded ...

Post PSLE: Preparation for Secondary School

PSLE is over and it is now time to prepare your child (and yourself!) for secondary school. Entering a new environment and being surrounded by new faces can be quite an overwhelming experience for anyone, let alone a child. So, here are some tips to help your child cope and settle well during his or ...

Year-End Holidays 2019: Recommended Reads

We are halfway through the December school holidays and we hope that your child has been getting his or her well-deserved rest. After all the fun and games, it is a good idea to start hitting the books before school reopens. Here’s a curated list of recommended reads to get your child started! Lower Primary ...

Generation Z: Digital natives but are they digitally savvy?

What do you think is the appropriate age for a child to own a personal cellphone? According to a global survey conducted by Google earlier this year, children in Singapore are some of the youngest in the world to receive their first ever mobile device at the average age of  8 (compared to the global average ...