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Global Citizens Passion to Serve

Key Focus

  • Promote a student-centred teaching and learning environment
  • Promote students’ understanding and appreciation of the Humanities through fieldtrips, experiential journeys and inquiry teaching and learning
  • Foster a learning and sharing culture among all teachers in the department

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Key Curriculum Approach 2019

  • Curriculum Integration & Innovation 
  • Holistic Education
  • Inquiry-Based Learning (IBL) & ICT-enriched lessons
  • Lesson Study
  • Differentiated Learning & Assessment

2019 Staff Deployment

Name of Staff

Humanities Teaching Subjects

Mrs Aw-Yong Hui Peng (HOD Humanities) 

Lower & Upper Secondary Geography

Upper Secondary Social Studies 

Ms Chee Ai Lan (Senior HOD)

Upper Secondary Social Studies

Mr Koh Chuen Kiang (Senior Teacher, Geography)

Lower & Upper Secondary Geography

Ms Veronica Lam Shy Wei

Upper & Lower Secondary Geography

Mrs Helen Tan

Lower & Upper Secondary Geography

Mr Mohamad Fariz Tajularus

Upper Secondary Social Studies

Mr Nicholas Goh Shao Wei


Lower & Upper Secondary Geography

Lower Secondary History

Ms Sherlene Ng Xue Li

Upper Secondary Geography

Ms Goh Li Lin

Upper Secondary Social Studies

Lower & Upper Secondary Geography

Ms Ang Hui Ling

Upper Secondary Social Studies

Mrs Irene Lee

Lower & Upper Secondary History

Mr Syed Muhd Ali Aljunied  

Upper Secondary Social Studies 

Lower Secondary History 

Mr Leon Foo Yong-Wen 

Upper Secondary Social Studies

Lower Secondary History 

Ms Jwen Lim  

Lower Secondary History  

Mr Ahmad Zaharan (AED)  

Upper & Lower Secondary Social Studies 

Academic Enrichment Programmes 2019

  • T1 Week 2 – 3: Sec 2E/NA Historical Investigation @ Former Ford Factory
  • T1 Week 4 – 5: Sec 2E/NA Geographical Investigation @ Vista Point
  • T1 Week 7: NUS Geography Challenge 2019
  • T2 Week 8: WGSS Model United Nations Conference
  • T2 Week 9: Sec 1E/ NA Historical Investigation @ Fort Canning and National Singapore Museum
  • Jun Hols: Sec 4E/NA Geographical Investigation @ Orchard Road
  • T3 Week 1 – 2: Sec 3E/ NA Geographical Investigation @ Singapore Botanic Gardens

Professional Development

  • Workshops, Master Classes by CPDD, NLC, AST
  • Department Professional Learning Community Projects
  • WGS Learning Festivals
  • N7 Humanities Support Group sharing sessions
  • Conferences

Last updated: 16 Sept 2019