Serena Teo

Serena Teo



To be a dedicated early childhood educator and provide children with meaningful learning experiences that equips them with the knowledge and skills, in an environment that gives children the joy of learning.


Writes and speaks in English and Mandarin fluently

Effective and confident communicator

Competent with the MS Office software

Innovative and creative lesson planner

A good- planner and is well- organised

Encouraging and patient towards children

Skilful in Art & Craft and other craft activities

A self- motivated and self- reflective learner

Competent in the use of Multimedia to enhance children's learning experiences


I enjoy reading both the fiction and non-fiction books. This has helped me become a resourceful and knowledgeble educator.

Work experience

Work experience
Nov 2006 - Present

Private Tutor

  • Helping the student reach the passing grade from the failing grade in his English language and Mathematics.
  • Improving the student’s ability to converse and read in English.
  • Motivated student to complete work diligently through effective use of encouragement and rewards.
Oct 2008 - Nov 2008

English Teacher to the Toddlers

Superland Montessori Preschool
  • Planned hands- on activities for the thematic unit on plants
  • Conducted simple cookery sessions for the children
  • Assisted in the planning and executing of a field trip toChangi Terminal 3
  • Assisted in the creation of backdrop for the year- end- concert
  • Involved in the preparation for and in executing the year- end- concert
Mar 2008 - Jul 2008

Kindergarten 2 Teacher

Learning by the Park
  • Redesigned the Kindergarten 2 classroom; establishing learning corners for the children.
  • Assisted in the planning and executing of field trips.
  • Created activity books pertaining to related themes to enhance children’s learning, which received good comments from my mentor.
  • Influenced children’s eating habits through effective use of encouragements and praises (eating of vegetables).
  • Conducted Parent- Teacher- Conferences


Jul 2008 - Present

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education and Leadership

Wheelock College, Singapore
May 2005 - Mar 2008

Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Leadership

Ngee Ann Polytechnic
2001 - 2004

O' Levels

Fairfield Methodist Secondary School
  • Obtained ‘O’ levels, with 7 credits
  • Distinction in Co- Curricular Activities
  • Bronze in National Youth Achievement Awards



Art and Craft

I have always loved anything that involves craft work. I enjoy balloon sculpting, origami, cross-stitch and many other craft activities.

Written and Spoken Japanese

I  went on a beginner's class on Japanese and have successfully moved on to the next level.



Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Ngee Ann Polytechnic and RTRC-Asia

O' Levels

Ministry of Education (Republic of Singapore) and University of Cambridge (Local Examinations Syndicate)