Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Bernalillo County, NM
David ...Besides these, I can also help students study for the SAT (math, verbal, or writing) and learn foreign languages. Here are some specific ways I can help students learning foreign languages: * Phonetics: I can diagnose pronunciation problems and offer helpful, precise feedback. * Mnemonics: I can teach some very powerful mnemonic techniques to help students memorize vocabulary, besides many other things, more effectively. Especially for Chinese! * Grammar: I can explain the finer points...
Arizona State University - Bachelors, Chinese
Anny ...only through many years of my own experience, but also through tutoring others. Before coming to the US, I managed an ELS school and also taught English there. During my 20 years in the US, besides working full-time as an biomedical researcher, I have tutored English and Chinese to my family, friends and new immigrants. I believe that a language is inseparable from its culture and an increased understanding of a culture can greatly enhance...
Peking University - Bachelors, Medicinal Chemistry
University of New Mexico-Main Campus - Masters, Business Administration
Andrea ...a private English school in Anshan, China. It is exciting and challenging for me to teach while immersed in a new cultures and meeting new people! I graduated Magna Cum Laude with my B.A. from Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA. I have intermediate working knowledge of Spanish and Mandarin Chinese and am always looking for ways to improve my language skills and knowledge of new things in general. My favorite things to tutor are...
Western Washington University - Bachelors, East Asian Studies
May ...to practice, practice, and practice. I love seeing my students gain confidence in speaking this beautiful language. Traveling and learning different cultures have always been a part of my life. I was born in China, spent a few years of my childhood in Southeast Asia and moved to the US when I was fifteen. Since high school, I have been volunteering with an exchange student program called Youth For Understanding (YFU). My next stop is...
Bryn Mawr College - BA, Computer Science & Biology
Crystal ...United States for further education and employment! I have been in the US for four years now, become completely fluent in the English language, and have earned a Masters of Education degree from Rutgers University in Foreign Language Education. I am certified to teach Chinese in public schools. I love new opportunities to teach and tutor the all of those who have a budding passion for learning this amazing and increasingly important foreign language.
Liaoning Technical University - BA, English
Rutgers University-New Brunswick - Master of Education, Education
Jay ...favorite subjects are mathematics and computer science, but I'm not into those lame equations you have to memorize. I love the applied stuff, where you get to use the equations you learn in projects you enjoy (the memorization comes naturally that way). That's why I believe programming and mathematics go hand in hand. You learn some math, and then make a program applying the principles, e.g. using partial differential equations to simulate traffic patterns.
University of Washington - Bachelors, Mathematics: Teacher Prep
Jeanette ...I employed my language learning skills, ESL teaching experience, and an extroverted personality to kick-start a great networking system where meet-ups extended to cooking recipes in the kitchen! Originally, my first language exchanges inspired me to work full time as an English Teacher in a nearby city at a private school. I dedicated many hours to organize curricula, create materials, and teach students from Pre-K to 8th grade. I encouraged and trained older students in...
Catholic University of America - BA, Spanish for International Services
Jennifer ...of writing has always been a pleasure for me to teach. I have been tutoring and editing essays since I was a student in high school. Standardized tests have always come naturally to me, and I love helping students crack the grammar, reading, and writing portions. The best answer is always the most concise. In my personal time, I read many books and watch many films. I paint, dance, hike, and practice yoga.
Duke University - BA, Literature with Film Focus
Yaxin ...of my life in China, and thus I am a native speaker with excellent reading and writing abilities in Chinese. I have been very lucky to study under brilliant and influential teachers and professors. Inspired by these intelligent people, I really hope to help others develop interest and succeed in math, programming, and Chinese, as my way of contributing back to people around me. In my spare time, I like to exercise, play the piano,...
UC Berkeley - Current Undergrad, Statistics and Computer Science
Anna ...in Elementary Education. I am also certified to teach Chinese. I love to teach students of all ages. I am most passionate about seeing students excel in their learning. In my experience helping students to learn, we can always find common interests and make it a fun learning experience. In my spare time, I enjoy watching movies, volunteering, going to gym, and travel. It will be my honor to be your tutor. Looking forward to...
SUNY College at Buffalo - BA, Economics
CUNY Hunter College - MS, Elementary Education