Rachelyn Gordon


Grade 1 Teacher, Grade 1 Coordinator




With versatile educational experience spanning more than a decade, Rachelyn Gordon is one of OWIS’ top-performing teachers. Her advanced education, experience, and numerous contributions speak volumes about her commitment to education. She holds a Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education from James Cook University in Australia and has taught at more than six academic institutions over her career.

Rachelyn started her career as a freelance speech and drama teacher in 2015 for the Act 3 International & Periwinkle School and as a pre-school literacy and drama educator at Bambini Childcare. During this time, she wrote and produced numerous theatrical performances and concerts. Her career highlights include her role as the English language creative writing educator at The Writer’s Place and pre-service teacher at four academic institutions with distinction.

Teaching gives Rachelyn the opportunity to fulfil her dreams and expose students to diverse cultures. She believes a strong curriculum that incorporates STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics), literature, and world cultures is necessary for a well-rounded education.

She believes OWIS provides students with the tools necessary for continual growth. The school’s vision for collaboration, service, and being one with the world resonates strongly with her own personal values.

An avid food connoisseur, Rachelyn loves to explore new dining experiences in Singapore. She also spends much of her free time writing children’s literature, enjoying theatrical performances, and dancing.