Ms. Chen Shao Juan graduated with a Diploma in Early Childhood from Quan Zhou Children’s Development Vocational College by Fujian Institute Of Education. With her strong passion for teaching young children, Shao Juan volunteered her time to teach Chinese in the Philippines for two years. She came to Singapore in 2009 as an Early Childhood educator and has been in this field since then.
Shao Juan strongly believes that learning in the early years should take place through purposeful play. She likes to create a positive and conducive learning environment in which children are supported and challenged. She also incorporates creative play activities such as music and movement, as well as speech and drama to spark children’s interest in Chinese language and culture. To further enhance her skill set, Shao Juan has attained a Grade 8 Speech and Drama (Distinction) from Trinity College London UK.
Shao Juan aims to make impactful memories of learning that last a lifetime. She continually strives to improve and update the Chinese curriculum to ensure that a firm foundation in learning Mandarin is crafted through elements of fun.
During her free time, Shao Juan likes to practice yoga, which helps to keep her relaxed and healthy. She has a keen interest in photography, flower arrangement, and also, enjoys cooking. Having lived in Singapore for the past 8 years, Shao Juan has travelled to many places around the globe and hopes to continue exploring the rest of the world.