Meet Our Expert IB Graduates
At Easy Sevens, our tutors are not just teachers – they are IB Veterans. They are all exceptional recent graduates of the International Baccalaureate diploma program, who bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the classroom. With their extensive knowledge and personal experience, our tutors understand the struggles and needs of current IB students better than anyone else.
Our tutors specialize in tutoring one to two of their strongest IB subjects and provide students with the best tips, tricks, and secrets for success. They have applied their personal experience and insight to develop a proprietary formula for level 7s, making it easier for students to ace IB final exams and unit tests. By being IB Veterans, each tutor brings not only the knowledge of having completed the rigorous IB program, but also of having applied to and been accepted into universities globally.
Ryan H.Y. Chan
Director, Head IB Maths Tutor
Ryan H.Y. Chan brings extensive knowledge of the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum to the classroom as a highly qualified and experienced educator. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronic Engineering from HKUST after successfully completing all three IB curriculum programs at the Canadian International School of Hong Kong (CDNIS): the PYP, MYP, and DP. During his DP years, Ryan took HL Maths, Chemistry, Physics, SL English A Language and Literature, Economics, and Chinese B. He also achieved an A grade in his Maths Extended Essay.
For over five years, Ryan has worked as a full-time IB Maths tutor at Easy Sevens, where he trains new tutors. In Hong Kong, he has worked with kids from a range of international schools, such as CDNIS, GSIS, CIS, FIS, HKIS, KGV, NAIS, and HKA, and has a track record of assisting his students in making major gains in their math grades with over 90% of his pupils getting level 7s and an average increase of at least two grade bands.
Ryan takes a straightforward and approachable approach to tutoring, placing a great value on building a mentor-like connection with his pupils to promote openness about their difficulties and help them understand what they need to do to get the best grades possible on their exams. He also developed the exclusive math curriculum for Easy Sevens.
Head IB Sciences Tutor
Fiona Chan is a highly accomplished IB graduate who completed her PYP, MYP, and DP programs at CDNIS, graduating in the class of 2020. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at HKU on a full scholarship. Fiona’s academic excellence is highlighted by her perfect score of 45 in the IBDP program. In her DP studies, she excelled in HL Chemistry, Biology, and Chinese B, and in SL English A Language and Literature, Maths, and ESS. Her exceptional research skills were demonstrated through her Chemistry Extended Essay, which she received an A grade for.
Fiona is known for her caring and patient personality, making her a popular choice among students. In addition to her achievements in the IB program, Fiona received multiple offers from top universities such as the University of Toronto, McGill University, University of British Columbia, Western University, Queen’s University, and University of Waterloo. With her combination of high academic achievement and personal skills, Fiona is well-equipped to support students in their academic journey and help them reach their full potential.
Head IB Humanities Tutor
Sammi Hui is a highly motivated and knowledgeable tutor who graduated from the IBDP program with a score of 44 at CDNIS in the class of 2020. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at HKU, demonstrating her dedication to academic excellence. As an IB Business Management tutor, Sammi has a unique approach to teaching that helps students achieve level 7s in their essays.
Sammi’s secret to success lies in her ability to connect CUEGIS concepts with context and content, making the material more relevant and easier to understand. This approach helps students see the connections between the concepts and the real-world applications, resulting in higher-quality essays and better exam performance. Her concise and organized notes also allow students to review key concepts in a fraction of the time, giving them more time to practice and perfect their skills.
Sammi’s passion for education and her commitment to helping students reach their full potential make her an excellent choice for students looking to excel in IB Business Management. With her effective teaching methods and personalized approach, Sammi is sure to help students achieve their goals and reach new levels of academic success.
IB English A Language and Literature Tutor
Tiffany, a determined and passionate educator with a zealous aspiration to share her wealth of knowledge and aid students in their pursuit of success, boasts an academic background that bears testament to her prowess in critical thinking and problem-solving. With a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, earned from the esteemed Pomona College in 2022, and a Level 7 in IB English A Language and Literature HL obtained from the highly-regarded UWC Atlantic College in 2018, Tiffany exhibits a steadfast commitment to excellence in language and literature and a remarkable capacity to articulate intricate ideas and arguments with clarity and precision.
As an IB English Tutor, Tiffany embraces her role with an unwavering commitment to imparting both engaging and informative instruction. Reveling in the challenge of enabling students to break down and address problems in a smart, efficient manner, she fine-tunes their skills in constructing coherent arguments and arriving at well-reasoned conclusions. Furthermore, she endeavors to equip students with the expertise required to extend their textual analysis and literary appreciation beyond the realm of academic disciplines, nurturing their growth as confident writers and critical thinkers, poised to excel in all areas of interest.
IB TOK, History, Business Tutor
Olivia stands tall as a beacon of excellence, having recently graduated from the Canadian International School of Hong Kong (CDNIS) in the Class of 2021 with a remarkable score of 42/45. During her time at CDNIS, she braved the challenges of Higher Level subjects such as Chinese B, History, and Business, while also tackling Standard Level subjects like Sports Science, Math AI, and English Literature with aplomb. Her tireless efforts and unwavering commitment paid off in the form of a perfect score in her Chinese Extended Essay and an A grade in Theory of Knowledge (TOK).
She now continues her academic pursuits as an undergraduate student at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), where she studies Global Business, and is proud recipient of an admissions scholarship. With a background in TOK, History, and Business, Olivia excels at simplifying complex subjects and making them more manageable, and has a natural talent for assisting students in understanding key concepts. Furthermore, she is gifted in guiding students to craft compelling arguments for TOK by drawing connections between abstract ideas and real-life situations that correspond with appropriate areas of knowledge.