Deepak Balakrishnan


Primary School Cover Teacher




Deepak has over 17 years of teaching experience both in local schools in Singapore and in International schools in Jakarta. He graduated from Edith Cowan University, Perth back in 1996 with a Bachelor’s in Business. He also has a Diploma in Education where he graduated from the National Institute of Education, Singapore. He taught in local schools for 5 years and in Jakarta for another 11.

His experiences include teaching Maths, English, UOI and P.E. in the Primary years.

Deepak believes that children are the heart of the matter when it comes to education. He believes that values, skills acquisition and character building are important. This is so because every child needs to be prepared for life. We live in a world where there is much change and uncertainty hence it is crucial for children to build transferrable skills that will be with them for the rest of their lives.

Deepak loves reading. He likes books on Educational management and leadership and self-help books. Sports is another area of interest for Deepak. He plays football, pool and is an avid runner. Deepak loves to travel and has been to many countries around the world.