KhorSimSuanMs. Khor Sim Suan is presently the Deputy Director at Training Programme Division, Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization, Regional Centre for Education in Science and Mathematics (SEAMEO RECSAM).  She obtained a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Houston, United States in 1997 and Bachelor’s Degree in Science with Education (Hons), majoring Chemistry from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in 1987.  Prior to that, she has been appointed as Expert Teacher for Chemistry since 2003 by the Ministry of Education, Malaysia, and bestowed the Innovative Teacher Award by the Penang State Education Department in 2010.  She has presented papers on the teaching and learning of chemistry at the Excellent Teachers’ National Conference (2008, 2010) and the Penang International Action Research Seminar (2009).  She has also conducted workshops for primary and secondary teachers on how to make science learning fun.

 

 

 

 

Qualifications and Expertise

Qualification: M. Ed. University of Houston, B.Sc. Ed. (Honours) Universiti Sains Malaysia
Expertise: Chemistry, Science Education, Pedagogy, Action Research

Presentations/Publications

2010 Mastery of Chemical Formulae through CHEMIMATCH
2009 
Action Research Paper On Mastery Of Chemical Formulae Of Ionic Compounds Through The Card Game For Form         Four Science Students
2008 Model Test Paper SPM Chemistry
2008 Enhancing Students’ Understanding In Chemistry Lessons Via POE (Predict-Observe-Explain)

Contact

Telephone: +6046522749, +60125699067
Fax: +604 6522737
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