Intermediate Math and Science Teacher
Vivian has over ten years of teaching and tutoring experience. She obtained her Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry at McMaster University, as well as minoring in Japanese, becoming a teaching assistant for the subject during her final year. She is an Ontario Certified Teacher, acquiring her Bachelor of Education degree at Brock University. Vivian has experience teaching students of all ages and cultures. She spent two years in Japan teaching English as a Second Language and has over six years of experience teaching in Hong Kong where she was employed by St. Paul's Convent School; amongst the most reputable EMI (English as the primary medium of instruction) institutions in the city. During her time there, Vivian was a homeroom teacher and taught grades 4 to 6 Math and Science as well as heading the Japanese club. The diverse nature of the school gave Vivian the opportunity to teach students from all over the world such as China, Fr ance, UK, India and the Philippines.
Vivian is a seasoned teacher whose expertise is teaching grades 4 to 10 Math and Science. Her ability to connect with students and her talent teaching simple concepts, as well as more advanced topics are exceptional. Outside of teaching in the education sector, Vivian has also been teaching piano for 16 years. She loves music, traveling the world and sampling the culinary delights that different countries have to offer.