Are you looking for a special needs specialist for special needs tuition in Singapore? We understand that it can be a challenge to find a suitable tutor who is specialised in handling special needs students. As the condition of different special needs students vary, not every tutor can support them in providing an effective tuition for special needs students.
But no worries! We are glad to tell you that your search for a special needs tutor has come to a stop! BrightTutor provides the most suitable and affordable special needs home tuition for children and adults in Singapore. Our qualified team of trained home tutors have experience handling kids and adults with ADHD, ADD, dyslexia and other learning difficulties. They are also able to teach students from all levels: pre-school, primary, secondary & JC. If your child is diagnosed with ADHD, Dyslexia, Asperger’s Syndrome, Down Syndrome or any other learning difficulties, approach our team of friendly special needs tuition coordinators now to enquire on special needs tuition today!
What is Special Needs?
In Singapore, special needs is a term used for clinical diagnostic and functional development who require assistance for learning difficulties that may be psychological, mental or medical. Types of special needs may vary in severity. Kids and adults with Autism, Down syndrome, Dyslexia, ADHD, ADD or Cystic Fibrosis are considered to have special needs.
As of 2005, 18.5 percent of all children under the age of 18 required special education.
Often, special needs students find it difficult to integrate into the larger society. They are not able to learn effectively in typical formal classroom settings, and require further assistance to catch up with their classmates in school. This has increased the demand in tuition for special needs, which is deemed crucial to improve the lives and the quality of education of people with learning difficulties.
However, not every teacher has the experience or right techniques to handle students with special needs. Depending on the category of special needs, BrightTutor provides trained special needs tutors to handle student to master and boost their progress to cope with their learning difficulties and perform better academically.
Does Your Child Require Special Needs Tuition?
There are many ways to see if your child has any special needs, but the most effective way is to send your child for Learning Difficulties Test to get a more accurate result. Based on the Professional Practice Guidelines (PPG), your child is considered to have special education needs if he or she meet 3 of the conditions:
- Diagnosed with a disability
- Shows greater difficulty in learning compared to majority of his peers of the same age. It can be difficulties in his social, academic, physical or language abilities.
- May have difficulties with:
- Doing school work
- Reading and writing normally
- Communicating with others
- Making friends
- Behaving appropriately in the presence of others
- Learning in school due to limitations in sight, hearing or physical mobility.
If you have noticed some of these difficulties or delays in your child’s learning or development, you may consider seeking a formal assessment by qualified professionals to determine if your child really has special needs.
It is no longer uncommon to see students with special needs. What matters the most is early intervention. Research has shown that the first 7 years of a child’s life is the most crucial period for his intellectual, social and emotional development. Early intervention with help children with special needs to enhance their learning abilities to develop to their maximum potential.
At BrightTutor, we are committed to help parents with kids diagnosed with special needs, in finding the most suitable and capable special needs tutors. According to the type of needs, we will provide only the most qualified and experienced special needs tutor to help your child perform better academically. We believe in “Keep Moving Forward!”, and strive to help your child in ensuring they get the right kind of help to progress in his or her academic development.
Lowest Special Needs Tuition Rates in Singapore
|Tuition Level||Part-Time Tutors||Full-Time Tutors||Ex/Current MOE Tutors|
|Pre-School||$20 – $25||$25 – $35||$45 – $60|
|Lower Primary||$20 – $25||$30 – $40||$45 – $60|
|Upper Primary||$20 – $35||$30 – $50||$50 – $70|
|Lower Secondary||$30 – $35||$35 – $45||$50 – $70|
|Upper Secondary||$30 – $40||$40 – $55||$65 – $80|
|International School||$30 – $70||$40 – $70||$70 – $90|
Ready to start your first Special Needs lesson? BrightTutor will be able to help you find trained and experienced special needs tutors in Singapore. Our special needs tutors are qualified and experienced in ensuring your child learn the correct and effective way to progress in his education.
Your child is slower in learning? Takes time to understand a specific topic? No worries! Our special needs tutors are very patient and proficient in teaching different subjects for all levels. With our special needs home tuition, you will see your child progressing and studying effectively while learning to cope with his learning difficulties.
Whether if you need a male or female tutor, available only on weekdays or weekends, BrightTutor is able to find you the most suitable Special Needs tutor.
So what are you still waiting for? Engage us for your first lesson today!