“Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.” - Albert Einstein.
A true exemplar of teacher leadership, Ms Elaine Heng is an inspiration to her colleagues and students. She embodies the essence of a teacher leader who uplifts her colleagues and students, with a passion for learning and collaboration.
Elaine’s commitment to growth is unwavering. She seeks out professional development opportunities, learning from esteemed teacher leaders such as our Master Teachers. What sets her apart is her eagerness to share her knowledge generously, fostering a culture of continuous learning within her school and beyond.
Innovation is her guiding principle. Elaine fearlessly explores new ideas, collaborating with her team in the Professional Learning Team (PLT) to push boundaries and embrace creativity in the teaching of the English Language. In addition, her leadership in the Inquiry-Based Learning (IBL) program brings subject champions together, creating a dynamic and cohesive learning experience.
Elaine’s impact extends beyond academics. She is a caring mentor, contributing to a culture of support and well-being in her school. Her empathy and guidance create an environment where both students and colleagues thrive. She shared, “As a teacher, I represent the wholesome embodiment of what education should be – my thoughts, my virtues in action, my passion, my creativity, my wits, my humour, my pursue of new knowledge.”
Join Elaine on her inspiring journey as she continues to shape the future of education through collaboration, innovation, and a genuine commitment to teacher leadership.