Alvin is a Singaporean and has a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree from the National University of Singapore and a Postgraduate diploma in Education from Nanyang Technological University.
He has taught in the local school system for five years and has also been a learning coach for adults for five years. His philosophy is to learn by doing. When mistakes are made, he believes it is perfectly acceptable as it is a learning opportunity and that’s how improvements can be made. He is convinced that humility is a strength and he wishes to share his love of the humanities with his students.
Alvin is looking forward to learning from the rich experience of his colleagues at OWIS.
He is an avid fan of movies, drama series and computer games that relate to history.