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 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 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 Biology, Chemistry, TOK
Jeffrey, an exceptional IB tutor, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his teaching practice. Graduating from South Island School in 2020, he embarked on an impressive academic journey. Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree at the prestigious HKU, Jeffrey’s dedication to education is evident in his outstanding achievements.
Jeffrey’s IB journey showcased his unwavering commitment to academic excellence. He fearlessly undertook Higher Level courses in Biology, Chemistry, and Chinese B, while also excelling in Standard Level subjects such as English Literature, Economics, and Math. With a remarkable final IB score of 44, achieving the highest grade of 7 in all subjects, Jeffrey’s expertise and deep understanding of the material are apparent. Moreover, his outstanding performance in the IB core earned him an additional 2 points with an A in TOK.
Jeffrey’s teaching philosophy centers around empowering his students. Rather than simply providing answers, he guides them to discover solutions on their own. Through this interactive approach, students actively engage with the material, leading to a more comprehensive understanding. Furthermore, Jeffrey encourages students to explain learned topics back to him, solidifying their comprehension and fostering confidence in their abilities. With his extensive knowledge, remarkable academic background, and student-centered approach, Jeffrey is an outstanding IB tutor who goes above and beyond to help his students reach their full potential.
IB Mathematics, Economics, Business Tutor
Justin is a dedicated educator and accomplished academic professional. He graduated with distinction from Sha Tin College, achieving a flawless IB Diploma score of 45/45, a remarkable feat that earned him the prestigious ESF Chairman’s Award for Excellence. In his International Baccalaureate (IB) studies, Justin pursued a challenging curriculum, including Mathematics: Applications and Interpretation, Economics, and Business Management at the higher level, along with English: Literature and Performance A, Chinese B, and Food Science and Technology at the standard level.
Justin’s academic journey continued with his pursuit of a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Economics at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, where he secured a full admissions scholarship in recognition of his outstanding capabilities. During his academic pursuits, he had the privilege of enriching his knowledge through study abroad programs at renowned institutions such as Fudan University, the University of California, Berkeley, and the London School of Economics and Political Science.
With over three years of experience in education, Justin brings a wealth of knowledge and a diverse skill set to his teaching practice. He is proficient in implementing learner-centered pedagogical approaches, including constructivism, connectivism, dialogic teaching, the Socratic method, and 21st-century learning design, all aimed at fostering active learning. Justin’s unwavering commitment lies in nurturing the development of 21st-century skills and instilling a profound appreciation for lifelong learning in his students. His teaching philosophy is firmly rooted in creating a dynamic and engaging learning environment that empowers students to take control of their educational journey.
Justin’s dedication to the field of education is further demonstrated through his significant contributions to educational research. He has collaborated with esteemed researchers from around the world and has garnered expertise in cutting-edge areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Big Data within his domain.
IB Physics, History Tutor
Marc is a dedicated educator with a passion for empowering his students through thoughtful instruction and fostering deep understanding of complex subjects. Graduating from Diocesan Boys’ School in the Class of 2022, Marc distinguished himself with outstanding achievements in the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, attaining an impressive score of 43 out of 45. His academic prowess is evident in his exemplary performance, including Physics HL (7), History HL (7), Economics HL (7), Maths AA SL (7), English LL SL (6), and Chinese B SL (7), alongside a commendable score in the IB core subjects.
Drawing from his academic success, Marc channels his expertise into his role as an educator, specializing in teaching IB Physics. With a year of teaching experience under his belt, Marc approaches tutoring with a unique philosophy that prioritizes critical thinking and conceptual understanding. He believes in guiding students to unravel problems independently, fostering a deeper comprehension and long-lasting retention of knowledge. Emphasizing the importance of laying a strong foundation, particularly in subjects like physics, Marc ensures that his students grasp fundamental concepts before delving into more intricate topics, recognizing the interconnectedness of learning.
Currently pursuing his studies in Physiotherapy at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Marc finds fulfillment in sharing his knowledge and experiences with aspiring IB students. His teaching style is characterized by engaging discussions and tailored guidance, encouraging students to explore concepts with curiosity and confidence. For Marc, tutoring is not only about imparting knowledge but also about being the mentor he wished he had during his own IB journey. Inspired by his past experiences as a student, Marc is committed to providing his students with the clarity and support needed to excel in their academic endeavors, ensuring that they navigate the challenges of the IB curriculum with ease and confidence.
IB Chemistry, Biology Tutor
Karyn, a graduate of Shatin College, possesses a strong academic background with notable achievements in the International Baccalaureate (IB) program. Her IB subjects and grades include HL Chemistry (7), HL Biology (6), HL Chinese B (7), SL Maths AA (7), SL English LangLit (6), SL Economics (6), along with a commendable score in her Chinese Extended Essay (A) and Theory of Knowledge (TOK) assessment (A).
Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Karyn brings a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical expertise to her teaching endeavors. With three years of experience in teaching both IB and IGCSE curricula, Karyn demonstrates a deep understanding of the educational landscape.
Karyn is committed to providing personalized learning experiences tailored to each student’s unique learning style and requirements. Her approach emphasizes adaptability and individualized attention, ensuring that students receive the support they need to excel academically.
Driven by a passion for mentoring and facilitating academic growth, Karyn finds fulfillment in witnessing her students’ progress and the boost in their confidence as they master challenging concepts.