Mdm Lim Kwee Hua

Principal Master Teacher

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Educational Background

National University of Singapore

Nanyang University

Further Professional Diploma in Education
National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University

Diploma in Education
Institute of Education, National University of Singapore

Teaching and Research Experience

Master Teacher
2010/07 ~

Master Teacher
E3 Cluster
2007 - 2010/06

Special Project Officer
2006/01 - 2006/04

Head of Department
Dunman Secondary School
1989 - 1997, 2001 - 2005

Vice Principal
Kong Hwa School
1998 - 1999

Senior Subject Teacher
Tanjong Katong Secondary School
1981 - 1988

Other Professional Experience

Chief Editor for the Publication
Lesson Study: Search for Answers in the Classroom

Consultation for the Publication
Reading Handbook for Secondary School Teachers

Editor for the Publication
Young Writer and Web Surfing

MOE Mother Tongue Review Committee
2010/01 - 2010/12

Curriculum Partner
TLLM Ignite Research Project
2009 - 2010

Member of Executive committee
East Zone Research Center
2007 - 2009

Member of Executive committee
East Zone Center of Excellence for Chinese Language
2005 to date

Courses Conducted

  • Lesson Study
  • Assessment for Learning
  • Task-based Learning
  • Using Picture book to teach Writing & CME
  • Differentiated Instruction

Research Interests

  • Teaching of reading skills
  • Appreciation and writing of picture books
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Lesson Study

Others (awards, contribution, etc)

  • Certificate, Teaching for Understanding Coach Development, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, 2012
  • Certificate, Teaching for Understanding-2, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, 2008
  • Certificate, Teaching for Understanding-1, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, 2007
  • Advanced Senior Teachership, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, 2007
  • Merit Award, National Creative Lesson Plan Competition, 2004
  • Inspiring Chinese Teachers’ Award, 2002
  • National Day Commendation Award, 1998

Selected Publications

  1. Tan, C.L., Lim, K.H., Lim, Z.W., & Puah, L.N. (2014) Improving Chinese Oral Competency through the Application of ICT to the Explicit Teaching of Sentence Structure. In Hsieh Y. F. (Ed.), Teaching of Chinese as a Second and Foreign Language: Exploration and Practice (pp. 232-249). Nanjing: Nanjing University Press. (ISBN: 9787305134098)