Mdm Seethalaksmy is a Senior Curriculum Resource Development Officer at the Tamil Language Unit, Ministry of Education, Singapore. She was one of the lead officers in developing the 2015 Primary Tamil Language Curriculum and its related teaching resources. She had the opportunities to present at the 11th World Tamil Teacher’s Conference on Singapore’s Tamil Language Curriculum and conduct workshops at various platforms pertaining to the work she had been involved in with regard to Tamil Language. Prior to her joining MOE, she was Head of Department at Xingnan Primary School. Mdm Seethalaksmy has 29 years of experience teaching Tamil in both secondary and primary schools.
Mdm Tauled Tunisha has been teaching Tamil Language (TL) for the past 16 years. Over the past five years, she has been helming the Malay Language and Tamil Language departments as Subject Head. As an experienced teacher, Tunisha is passionate about teaching TL and infusing the love of the language in her students. In order to achieve this, she ensures that teaching and learning is not just focused on exam results but rather in exploring various ways to motivate her students to learn the Tamil language with joy. In line with the deliverables of infusing ICT in teaching and learning, Tunisha designs engaging learning experiences for her students by using various educational apps found on the internet. In taking such effort, she believes that through her students’ learning, the Tamil language will continue to be a living language in years to come.