Mandarin is a challenging subject to master. It is a subject that confounds students and worry parents as it carries a huge influencing percentage during the Primary School Leaving Exam (PSLE).
Parents pay mega bucks, hire multiple tutors and invest in mandarin products – books, DVDs, plays, even overseas trips – anything that will add interest to the language and fortify the kids’ mastery of the language.
Mandarin-based kindergartens have also sprouted up over the last three years to cater to the demand for a good Mandarin foundation. Unlike the English language, Mandarin comprises of thousands of characters that students have to learn to read, write, and apply appropriately. It can be extremely daunting for students who do not have a good foundation in Mandarin.
If you are looking for a Mandarin enrichment program for your child, below is a list of the most popular Mandarin institutions in Singapore.
- Han Language Centre
- Hua Language Centre
- Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan
- Jiang Education Centre*
- Molin Tutorial Centre
- Skylace Language School
- Tien Hsia Language School
- Wang Learning Centre
Till our next post, love yourself, love one another.