Mr Darrin Tan

“Every child can score FULL marks in Mathematics!”

Mr Dar­rin Tan grad­u­ated from NUS in 1998 with a Bach­e­lor of Sci­ence in Math­e­mat­ics. He later obtained a Post­grad­u­ate in Edu­ca­tion (with credit) from NIE and joined MOE. He was deployed as a Math­e­mat­ics and Eng­lish teacher. After obtain­ing his Mas­ters of Sci­ence in Math­e­mat­ics Edu­ca­tion, he taught in Yishun Junior College, Dun­man High School, Raf­fles Girls’ School and Repub­lic Poly­tech­nic. Dar­rin started Knowl­edge Trail in 2009 and has since been pas­sion­ately involved in the edu­ca­tion of a lot more stu­dents to this date; delivering excel­lent results (varying from greatly improved results and Distinctions) in Maths to his students.


  • 9 years of school teaching experience
  • Mathematics (Primary School),
  • Additional Mathematics & Elementary Mathematics (Secondary School)
  • H1/H2 Mathematics (Junior College)

Star Qualities

  • Patient and brings out the best in every student
  • Creates effective lessons that allow students to retain the core concepts easily

Schools Taught

  • Orchid Park Secondary School
  • Yishun Junior College
  • Dunman High School
  • Raffles Girls’ School
  • Republic Polytechnic

Knowledge Trail Learning Centre

Established in 2009, Knowledge Trail Learning Centre is more than just a tuition centre that helps students excel in academics.