Carean Oh is the Principal Consultant of Writers Studio, with 20 years of experience as an educator. Her passion for teaching has allowed her to guide many students in improving their command of the English language, and work closely with them to ensure that their challenges towards the language are tackled during their time with her. She also maintains close relations with her students’ parents, to reassure them that their trust is not misplaced when leaving their child’s education to her.
Prior to starting Writers Studio, Carean served as an educator in Singapore’s schools, where she rose to the position of Head of Department. In her position, she ran school-wide campaigns, charities and competitions for these schools, giving students opportunities to engage in continued learning and growth beyond a classroom setting.
Throughout her stint as an educator, she has been recognised for her contributions to educating the leaders of tomorrow with awards including the Caring Teacher Award for three consecutive years, and Outstanding Teacher Award. She was also a Nominee for the President’s Award for Teachers.
Carean is also a qualified Speech and Drama specialist and has led several performances and literary projects. In addition, she was a Learning Design Consultant which played an active role in developing the Science and English language learnware for primary and secondary schools.
Carean graduated from a renowned university in the United Kingdom with a Masters of in Creative Writing. Outside of her time at Writers Studio, she writes professional for travel publications, hotels and resorts. She also volunteers to teach writing at TTKGS events with her teachers, volunteers actively at MINDS and has partnered with National Book Council, OBW Singapore, BABES and many other charity organisations. She is setting up a social initiative for the blind and terminally ill.