Ruth Wong Yeang Lam is
Associate Professor at the English Language and Literature Academic Group, NIE.
She specialises in methodology courses on teaching English at the primary
level. She is particularly interested in literacy issues, especially in the
areas of learning how to read and write for non-native speakers of English.
is passionate about teaching, and is a three-time recipient of the “Best
Teacher of the Year” Nanyang Award. The teachers she trains remember her for
her “mantra” to make language learning meaningful and fun for our primary
school pupils. She believes in the power of reading, and indulges in the
collection of children’s books as a hobby.