Born and raised in Penang, Malaysia, Yi Thing completed her degree in Chemistry from University of Science Malaysia.
Yi Thing now creates content, conducts workshops and teaches classes in Arus Academy. She enjoys making learning relevant to her students especially when she sees her students falling in love with the beauty of learning. Providing after-school classes in Penang, Arus Academy serves as a social enterprise which aims to nurture innovators and creators who actively solve problems by building and creating their own physical and digital solutions.
To her, STEM education is the missing piece of puzzle which brings life to learning. It makes her a great storyteller who builds meaningful connections between diverse things in the world and continues to challenge her to explore, learn and unlearn.
She aspires to bring courage and confidence to her students so that they make learning a lifelong agenda.