Academic Profile : Faculty

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Dr Tan Chee Soon
Senior Lecturer, Psychology and Child & Human Development
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Dr Tan Chee Soon is a senior lecturer at the National Institute of Education and a Registered Psychologist in Singapore. She obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. Early in her career, she worked as a secondary school science teacher and as Pupil Counsellor with the Ministry of Education. She was also an Educational Psychologist with MOE and provided assessment and consultation services to schools. Her research interests are in literacy assessment and intervention as well as systems support for students with reading difficulties.
Literacy Assessment and Intervention, Systems Support for Literacy, Special Needs and Inclusion, Stress Mindset, Mental Wellbeing
  • Growth in Bilingual & Biliteracy Proficiency: Environmental, Individual & Experiential Factors (GIBBER)
  • Technology-based Tools for Teaching Early Literacy Skills
  • Rethinking Stress: The Influence of Stress Mindset on the Well-being, Resilience and School Outcomes of Adolescents
  • A study of the relationships between character strengths and well-being among pre-service teachers in Singapore
  • Harnessing Positive Psychology Principles in Fostering Academic Motivation/Engagement and Wellbeing of Low-Progress Learners in Singapore