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“When I first started Economics tuition with Mr Hong, I was failing in school. However, after his patient guidance and useful materials, my grades improved tremendously, eventually obtaining an A for the A Level economics examination.”
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– Raffles Institution JC
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– Raffles Institution JC
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Kelvin Hong, Founder of The Economics Tutor
“Why do I choose to be an economics tutor?”, you may wonder.
I believe every student should have the opportunity to learn economics very well and in the process develop critical thinking skills as well as entrepreneurial and investment acumen for their careers and lives!
In the recent A-level examinations, Mr Hong even accurately predicted the case study questions! I now have an A for Economics...He turned my worst subject into my best subject!"
The pace is fast but I never had to worry about falling behind because Mr Hong always makes sure we get it before moving on with his “on the spot questions/quizzes”.
He also teaches a variety of exam skills & writing techniques that aren’t usually taught in school, to write our essays in the most concise & accurate way possible in the given time. From U to A!"
Lessons were very interactive...very helpful along with the homework given!!! It's easier through the tips given to answering csq & essays, which helped me to get an A in the A levels."
He always delivered with sharp wit & humour, effective techniques for memorising complex concepts, frameworks & included insightful personal experiences and knowledge.
Achieving a 7 for Economics was beyond what I thought myself capable, and would not have been possible without the guidance & constant practice I received through these lessons."
Mr Hong is able to explain concepts in a way that makes it much simpler to understand and remember. He is also able to pick out the important questions to focus on and drill us with the skills essential in tackling those questions.
Mr Hong’s notes have assisted me greatly during my revision for examinations as they are very concise, yet comprises of all the key concepts and details to remember. Furthermore, Mr Hong’s enthusiasm and passion for the subject and teaching always inspires me to work hard and develop a genuine love for the subject. From being a subject i dreaded studying, to one that constantly fascinates me. I am more than grateful to Mr Hong for helping me to discover my love for economics and for achieving an A for my A-levels."
Here's Some Of My Prominent
Achievements & Accolades In Economics
1st Class Honours In Economics (NUS) & Dean List Every Academic Year
(Valedictory speaker at convocation)
Paul Sherwood Memorial Book Prize
(Awarded for being the top student in economics in the 2nd year of studies)
University Of Singapore Economics Society Book Prize
(Awarded to the top student in economics for the entire undergraduate examinations)
Merit Book Prize
(Awarded for being 1 of the top students for ‘O’ levels)
4 Years Singapore Government Administrative Service
(With Economics Policy Experiences)
Received Offers from Both NUS & NTU
(To Join Their Economics Faculty)
Former Chairman National Economics Quiz Committee
Author Of JC, IB & A Level Economics Study Guides & Model Essay
“His (Mr Hong’s) academic prowess earned the respect of both his peers and his teachers.”
– Renowned A Level Economics Tutor From RJC
& Former Director Of Humanities Programme In RI/RJC
Renowned A Level Economics Tutor From RJC
Former Director Of Humanities Programme In RI/RJC
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With the help & support from The Economics Tutor, achieving A (for A Level) or 7 (for IB) will be made tonnes easier. We pay close attention to our students’ progress & provide personalized advice & guidance. For a more detailed and humorous sharing about our Principal Tutor Kelvin Hong, click here.
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Number Of Students I Have Helped
80% ~ 90%
Students Achieve ‘A’s / ‘7’s
Improvement Of Grades
Our Unique Econs Pedagogy Is Designed
To Help You Achieve Your Desired Grades
Important Skills We Teach
Resources We Provide
“I Didn’t Understand Economics In Any Of My Tutorials Or Lectures…Your Examples Are One Of A Kind! I Look Forward To Every One Of Your Lessons. A For Econs!”
Jermaine Tay (Google Reviews)
Jermaine Tay (Google Reviews)
PROVEN 10/10 FRAMEWORK Which Goes Beyond Grades
Our Unique 10-Step Framework Is Built To Elevate Students To The Next Level. Not Just To Ace Your Economics But Also To Achieve Future Success.
|What You Do||What We Do||Our 10/10 Steps to Excellence|
|Talk to us! Show to us!||We Identify!||We perform a Needs Analysis based on your test scripts.|
|Read! Watch! Note! Follow!||We Simplify!||Our resources complement your school lectures to help you learn the Economics theories in an easily & effectively.|
|Ask-cuse me ?||We Clarify!||You ask us & We ask you. Only then you will truly understand the theories.|
|Enjoy the ride!||We Inspire!||We help you connect, make sense, understand why you are learning & what you are learning.|
|Answer leh!||We Grill!||We don’t feed you answers (only sometimes). We test your answers.|
|Left! Right! Sharper! Faster! Again! Think! Read it again!||We Coach!||From question analysis to application, answering techniques & time management, we coach you all the way.|
|Practise!!!||We Perspire!||By marking regular assignments detailedly & remaining contactable for all students 24/7.|
|Press on!||We Motivate!||The journey can be tough, improvements may take time but we will cheer you on all the way!|
|Prepare!||We Spot-on!||Through our spookily accurate spotted practice exam questions, students gain an advantage! This has been true for both IB and A Level exams.|
|Charge Ahead!||We go beyond Grades||Our lessons build up deep & critical thinking skills, learning techniques, diligence & determination, confidence, and the application of economics for successful future careers, entrepreneurship, investments and life decision. Our alumni often seek Mr Hong’s advice on university applications, interviews and investments.|
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Our highly-interactive classes (see student reviews of our online economics tuition) allow our students to BE ENGAGED & to EASILY learn anytime & anywhere. Also, through our real-time online whiteboard, students get to do “hands-on” work & receive feedback instantly. This approach provides students with a more EFFECTIVE learning experience, allows them to CONVENIENTLY enjoy & revise the lessons.
Unlike other tuition centres, we specialise in Mini Group (4-6pax) classes as we believe that this will better enrich each student’s learning. We want to see or hear from every student, every class. Principal Tutor Mr Kelvin Hong knows each student personally and closely keeps track of their progress and interacts with them regularly. Besides our Mini groups, private economics tuition is also available including with our team of Senior Economics Tutors. Check out more on Fees, Group Size and Schedule.
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Frequently Asked Questions When It Comes To Economics Tuition In Singapore
Very good questions. Economics is quite a challenging subject. I liken it to a combination of GP+Math+Science. It is also very useful knowledge. To understand more about studying Economics in JC, read our Guide to JC A Level Economics in Singapore.
IB and A Level Economics cover very similar topics – roughly 85% overlapping. The big difference lies in the examination formats and the requirement of Internal Assessment Commentaries as part of the IB coursework which will count towards the final IB result, whereas for the A Levels, it is entirely based on the A Level exams. Click here to learn more about IB Economics.
Oh come on, many students tell me they love my lessons and that the lessons are totally different from what they experienced in school…
I don’t lecture… that’s not my style. If you read many of my students’ testimonials, you will learn that lessons are highly interactive and engaging, entertaining at times etc…not lecture style! 🙂
I also do not cover content like in school. As mentioned under my Methodology, my lessons are not meant to replace school, but to supplement and build a better and deeper understanding. I also focus on training application skills and bridging the gap between theory and application. This is the higher-value added stuff that I provide.
Students must still see it as their responsibility to learn the basics from school. After all, why attend school? If I were to spend the time, just running through definitions and theoretical facts…there won’t be enough time to cover the more difficult, higher value added stuff.
Having said that, there will of course be coverage of content – to deepen understanding rather than stating basic facts. Economics Concept Videos such as those posted on the website as well as our IB & A Level Economics Study Guides & Model Essays will also enable students to efficiently revise basic facts and build understanding.
Over the years, I have had students from the UK and other parts of the world. Orders for my economics books flow in from Europe, China and elsewhere. So please do not limit me to Singapore!
I don’t really know if I am the best, I also don’t really know if there is such a thing as the best, but one thing I know is that many students say I have been their best. You can read up their testimonials to have a better idea. Every year, a handful come to me after being with another economics tutor. So I continue to focus on being their best and most importantly, getting even better! I make sure I improve on what I do every year!
For a complete 10 mark essay answer to your question, please read: Best Economics Tuition or Tutor in Singapore?
Years ago, after persuasion by some parents, I did lend some help to GP. Lo and behold, they produced As! But seriously, I really have no time for that now. I specialise in Economics and in Economics, we also learn that specialisation can help us to get better and better. 🙂
Most schools move much faster than I do. I intentionally move at a slower pace. Some parents and students may not appreciate this, because that means we may not have finished covering a topic that students may be tested on in their mid-year exams. Fortunately, many students appreciate my pace because they know they are finally understanding stuff! Slow and steady, win the race! My pace is closer to RI’s, which is actually slower paced than most schools! We wonder why!
Yes, the student will be given a make-up credit and should arrange for the make-ups in coordination with Admin. We do not encourage frequent make-ups as that tends to disrupt the student’s learning. Every student will be given 3 Free Make-Up arrangements per quarter. Exceeding that, an admin fee of $30 applies.
I can!!! But I cannot guarantee that my guarantee will be guaranteed. 🙂
How to guarantee la…If I do, I will be creating a moral hazard problem (part of the A Level H2 Economics Syllabus)! Students will now study less! It’s is not going to work. Technology has not advanced so rapidly that I can successfully disguise myself and be in many schools at the same time, taking the examinations while my students are in my classroom waiting anxiously.
However, if the student does everything I tell him/her to do, I can almost guarantee it!
Uhm…who is your friend? Is he/she an economics tutor?
In some years, I am shockingly accurate and…in some years, not so. Mr Hong’s end of year Practice Exams are exclusively for my own students ie those who have slogged with me over the months and years.
If you are relying on this to score…don’t! Work harder! There is no short-cut to success! In one of the years, what I predicted for the Case study was stunningly identical to the actual exams. But there was a question that was slightly different…and the slight difference mattered a lot. Imagine if you merely rote learned the answers…A student just told me that she was not going to revise anything else except take my Practice Exams. I told her not to sign up.
Of course, I am not cheap! I am also straight and married.
Well, you can look for other tutors charging lower fees…but will that cost you or your child more in the end?
For those in genuine need of financial assistance, please let us know how we could help. We have assisted several students over the years. Please make sure it’s a genuine need. Naturally, we will need some details to be furnished.
By the way, though not cheap, our group tuition fees are also not the most expensive! Check out our post for more information on tuition fees in Singapore.
No! I do attract quite a fair bit of RI and HCI students, but my student pool is actually highly diversified. Read our students’ testimonials. There are also those from TPJC, SRJC, YJC, JJC, MI and others. They have done very well, even better than some RI and HCI students. I will not take all the credit. They have put in tremendous work to achieve those results.
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Learning economics in Singapore also enables one to make better decisions in terms of opportunity cost and marginal analysis. Learning economics is key to becoming a successful entrepreneur, manager or business consultant. Read more about the benefits of learning economics here.
Choosing the right economics tutor is important as it is a costly investment for yourself or your children. Careful research on the tutor’s academic background, relevant experiences and the level of quality the tutor deliver for the economics tuition is crucial. Read the blog post for more insights a and a step by step guide!
You might be wondering, is economics tuition really necessary? Economics is a very new subject and most students undertaking it, has to understand the concepts of it within 2 years.
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