trained, qualified and experienced
I have two M.A. degrees, one in Chinese Pedagogy, and I have been attending conferences and working on improving my teaching skills since graduating.
naturalized US citizen, familiar with American culture
I have accumulated a wide range of teaching experience over the years, from
My job is to make you successful!
I am very flexible in adapting to your needs and interests. My students represent all age ranges and language backgrounds.
I prefer using Comprehensible Input because that works best for the most types of learners in my experience
Listen to three simple sentences three times
Easy and simple short stories read slowly
Real-life videos with easy but natural language
I have work/life experience in three continents, and I speak three languages (currently learning the fourth).
As a learner myself, I understand the level of commitment, time and effort required to gain proficiency in a foreign language.
I design the curriculum with the students to make sure it caters to your interests and learning style.
I am always encouraging and friendly, because we learn better when we are relaxed and having fun.
I offer a free 20-minute consultation on Skype or Zoom to evaluate your level and offer you options for improving your language skills. No strings attached!
If you like what you hear, you can sign up for your first lesson, and you will know exactly what to expect!