Yew received a Bachelor of Education with Honours from Sultan Idris Education University. After 3 decades in the classroom, Yew still maintains a great enthusiasm for teaching. She has a wide range of primary, and secondary school teaching experience, both within government and international institutions. Yew is open-minded to new ideas for 21st-century teaching and learning practices and enjoys seeing each student’s life grow and change positively. For her, the ultimate goal of teaching is to, not only facilitate the growth of students within her subject but to facilitate their growth to become better people.