Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Grandview, MO
Laura ...believe that culture and language are inseparable and am especially interested in Chinese folk opera, history, and the development of language and culture over time. Since my study has been done in Northern China, my Mandarin accent is very standard and I'm also very knowledgeable about local expressions in addition to standard Mandarin. I am an American who has put a lot of time and effort into studying Chinese so I am extremely patient and...
Missouri State University - BS, Chinese Language and Culture
Robert We all learn differently. As Albert Einstein said, "Study is not the learning of facts but the training of the mind to think." Thomas Edison said only five percent of people think; another 10 percent think they think; and 85 percent would rather die than think. Let me help you be one of the five.... We all learn differently and at our own pace. Also, we often know more than we think we do. We just need to ask the right questions. Tutoring should be about identifying where a student is having problems, and then helping them devise their own strategies to address those problems and find answers on their own.
Anna ...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 meeting you.
SUNY College at Buffalo - BA, Economics
CUNY Hunter College - MS, Elementary Education
David ...consider joining the Departmental Scholar Program based on academic standing and involvement in extracurricular activities, allowing me to simultaneously pursue my undergraduate degrees and a Master’s degree in East Asian Studies, area of specialization: China. In June 2012, I received my Master’s degree and dual majors in Economics and Chinese, while attaining a minor in Asian Humanities. I have been tutoring mathematics, economics, and Chinese since high school. Most students come to me for Chinese...
University of California-Los Angeles - B.A, Economics, Chinese
University of California-Los Angeles - M.A, East Asian Studies
KC ...degree. I majored in Sociology and in the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, and minored in Poverty, Justice, and Human Capabilities. I studied at the Bronx High School of Science in New York City prior to attending Rice. I have tutored and mentored students ages 5-18 on various subjects and interests, including general homework help, mathematics, history, SAT prep, and Chinese. I was born in Hong Kong and lived there until I was 9....
Rice University - BA, Sociology; Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality
Shelly I am from San Francisco, CA. After graduating from Lowell High School in 2011, I moved to Provo, UT to study Communication Disorders and Chinese at Brigham Young University. I just finished my third year at BYU. In the future, I hope to become a bilingual speech therapist. In my spare time, I love to read, travel, write, cook and spend time with family and friends.
Brigham Young University (Provo) - BS and BA, Communication Disorders and Chinese
Ziwei ...in International Studies. For the past year and a half, I've been a volunteer at Reality Changers, where I mentor and tutor San Diego inner city high schoolers who aspire to be first generation college students. I am also part of the English in Action program at UCSD, where I meet with international students to improve their English conversational skills. These experiences have opened my eyes to the importance of education and made me want...
UCSD - BS, Mathematics and Economics
Yiyu ...and learning effectiveness. Growing up in China, I have rich experiences in test taking and learning strategies, which led me to Peking University, one of the two top universities in China. I would be thrilled to help you where I can! Feel free to reach out to me if you need help in Math (Primary through high school Math to GRE Math) or Chinese (speaking and/or writing). I am looking forward to learning, growing, and...
Peking University - LLB, International Politics/Sociology
Harvard University - MS, Education
Dan ...matter what ages my students are, I like to use games and role playing to practice with them, because it's fun and applicable to real-life conversations. I like to have students practice writing and discuss the history and background of the Chinese culture, so they can understand the meaning of the Chinese characters and language in a better way. If students don't understand the history, Chinese can be hard for them to remember. I also...
Portland State University - BA, Linguistics
Reed ...my life to studying Chinese Mandarin, seven of which I spent working and studying in China. I have been tutoring students since 2004 in math, English, History, composition and grammar, and test-preparation techniques. I am now enrolled in the CSU Long Beach teaching credential program where I am actively pursuing my dream of helping others succeed. When working with students, I model as best I can my deep interest in learning, along with the specific...
University of Puget Sound - BA, Chinese Lang & Int'l Aff/Economics minor
Sichuan University - MA, Int'l Chinese Language Education