Master of Arts in Linguistics, Belgrade University
SSIS proudly introduces our new English Teacher Jelena Ribar. She has been teaching ESL (English as a Second Language), as well as EFL (English as a Foreign Language) for twenty-eight years to students of all age groups. Jelena comes from Serbia, where she ran a language and art school for ten years. She moved to Singapore in 2008, where she taught in an IB international school for another ten years. She is passionate about encouraging students’ mother tongue language and identity development. She was honored to present on “The Importance of the First Language Continuous Support at ELLSA Conference in 2016”. She is also wholeheartedly engaged in drama, art.
Founded in 1996, the Shanghai Singapore International School aims to develop each student into a responsible global citizen, with a strong sense of character preparing them for success in any life or career path they may choose.