Facebook Live: How To Handle University Admissions With The IB Exams Cancelled?

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The IB Organisation has just announced that the IB exams in May will be cancelled amid the coronavirus pandemic. In order to help our parents and students to alleviate any confusion they may have from this current situation, our Head of Academics and Test Preparation, Leo Lam, has provided some suggestions that can help prepare […]

Reading the Question(s) in IB Chemistry

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By Daniel Tritton (Biology, Chemistry tutor at The Edge Learning Center) All too often I encounter students with innate ability in Chemistry making unnecessary mistakes and losing easy marks in their mock exams for IB Chemistry. Apart from having the knowledge and necessary problem solving skills, students should be adept at READING the question in the […]

30% Discount On ACT/SAT/SSAT Online Courses

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Spring into action on test preparation! Succeed in your ACT/SAT/SSAT with our online prep! Feeling anxious about taking ACT/SAT/SSAT or simply don’t know where to start off preparing? Make good use of your stay home time and try out our online courses which can always allow you to prep and learn at home anytime. 30% EGGS-tra Savings on our […]

Facebook Live: Guide To A Successful IB Math & Physics Internal Assessment

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The IB Internal Assessments (IAs) comprise of 20% of the final grade. For students who are working on your IAs or wondering how challenge IAs can be, watch our Facebook live! Our IB expert, Mr Avi Banergee, has shared his strategies on how to succeed in your Math and Physics IAs and discussed the following. The advantages […]

The Edge Online

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Online learning has been taking over the conventional format of teaching and learning in the classroom while schools remain closed recently. Students can have the flexibility to learn and prep for their exams anytime, anywhere. Do you know The Edge has our own online platform? Edge Online presents an all-in-one learning platform to facilitate interactions […]

5 Ways to Beat Cabin Fever

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By Jaris Cole (English Literature, English Builder, ESOL, IELTS, TOEFL, TOK tutor at The Edge Learning Center) The recent outbreak of the coronavirus has forced many of us to stay home all day. Staying home has its advantages and disadvantages. One disadvantage is how too much time indoors could lead to cabin fever, which is a […]

Special Online Courses: ACT | SAT | SSAT | IB | English Writing

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Learning doesn’t stop just because school is out! Succeed in your exams with our online prep! If you are stressing about preparing your upcoming exams or simply desiring to improve your academic writing skills while your school remains closed, try out our online courses which can always allow you to prep and learn at home anytime. We have […]

Einstein’s Annus Mirabilis

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By Avi Banerjee (Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Math, History tutor at The Edge Learning Center ) As I was teaching SAT Physics, I was reminded of the progress the science has made in the last hundred years. Take the year 1905, Einstein’s Annus Mirabilis. Over the course of a single calendar year Einstein published four ground breaking papers that […]

How (and Why) Should I Read Poetry?

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Poetic analysis is a good way to hone our reading and writing skills. We can share the poet’s emotional experience by identifying key aspects in the poem. About The Edge The Edge Learning Center is Hong Kong’s premier Test Preparation, Academic Tutoring, and Admissions Consulting services provider. Founded in 2008, The Edge has helped thousands of students […]

IB | AP | IGCSE Private Tutoring Special

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IB/AP/IGCSE exams are all just around the corner. With the schools remain closed these weeks, many students may have concerns with their upcoming assessments and exam preparation. The Edge offers online private lessons to help students keep up with their schoolwork and prepare for these challenging exams efficiently by meeting our tutors at home without […]

New IB Math Paper 3 – Math Investigation

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By Tracy Man (ACT, SAT, SSAT, Mathtutor at The Edge Learning Center) Source: math4teaching  Changes in IB Math As some of you may already be aware, the IB Diploma Programme (DP) Maths course has undergone some changes effective from the 2019-2020 academic year. The course will now be broken down into two routes: applied vs. pure (please […]

A guide to use online tools to perform mathematical modeling

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By Owen Cheong (Math, Physics, Chemistry tutor at The Edge Learning Center) Many students choose to do mathematical modeling in their Math IA. In this article, I will talk about how to use Desmos to model a curve by running a regression. Desmos is a popular online graphing tool. You don’t need to install any applications […]

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