TAN Chee Soon

Designation
Lecturer

Department
Psychological Studies (PS)

Office Location
NIE2-03-86

Education
Ph.D. (University of Minnesota)
M.A. (Applied Psychology) (Nanyang Technological University)
B.S. (National University of Singapore)
DipEd (National Institute of Education)

Email
cheesoon.tan@nie.edu.sg

Office Telephone Number
67903210

Research Interests
formative assessment, Literacy Assessment and Intervention, Low Achievers, reading disability, reading interventions, special needs and inclusion, Systems support for reading, Teacher Learning and Professional Development

  • Dr Tan Chee Soon is a Teaching Fellow with the Psychological Studies Academic Group, National Institute of Education. She previously worked as a Senior Specialist (Educational Psychology) at the Psychological Services Branch of the Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore. As an Educational Psychologist, she provided assessment and consultation services in addressing the needs of pupils with learning and behavioural problems. She has also served a Pupil Counsellor with the Gifted Education Branch of MOE. Besides counseling gifted students, she was involved in the development of an Affective Framework for these pupils.