Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Thousand Oaks, CA
Zhan Learning a language should be fun and enjoyable. This should not only include learning how to speak, read, and write, but also ways of thinking, communicating and expressing oneself. Let the doors be open!... It will be based on the student's needs; each individual is unique and learns differently, and my teaching style changes from student to student. To listen more, to feel more and to respond to student's strength and weakness are my big focus; to find the "teacher" within themselves is my primary goal. I don't teach the subject; I teach the way to learn and to think.
The New England Conservatory of Music - BM, Vocal Performance
The Central Academy of Drama - MA, Acting
Janice ...However, my favorite subject to teach is ecology because I am passionate about environmental/ecosystem stability and would ultimately love to work in biodiversity conservation. Appropriately, I enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, and camping. I also practice wushu--a Chinese performing martial art that is great in building core strength. Thank you kindly for your...
University of California, Los Angeles - BS, Ecology, Behavior, and Evolution
Harvard University - MA, Organismic Biology
Miriam I am an enthusiastic and responsible teacher with 10 years of experience tutoring and teaching elementary and college classrooms. I specialize in creating engaging lesson plans and maximizing learning opportunities in diverse educational settings. I have spent significant time living and studying in China/Taiwan.
Arizona State University - Bachelors, English Lit & Theatre Arts
Columbia University - Masters, Directing
Yongli ...in Teaching. Teaching has always been my passion, ever since I was an undergraduate student. I have extensive teaching experiences in a variety of math levels. I enjoy working with young people so they can be inspired to pursue math/science related fields in the future. I am also an experienced Mandarin instructor and would love...
University of California-Los Angeles - BS, MATH
University of California-Los Angeles - M.Ed, TEACHING
State Certified Teacher
Jennifer ...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,...
Duke University - BA, Literature with Film Focus
Monica ...creating a safe, learning environment with the student essential, especially so that reviewing things that a student feels "they should have known already" doesn't feel embarrassing or reprimanding. When I'm not busy with school or work, I enjoy spending my time with friends watching TV/movies and cooking/eating good food. I am a big tennis fan, and...
University of California, Los Angeles - BS, Math/Applied Sciences
Jing ...four years ago when i was still in China. I was trained by a professional and my first student was British. He can speak fluent Mandarin now!! At the same time, I am a financial analyst. I graduated from Pepperdine University with my masters degree in Finance. I am good at math. I scored very well...
David ...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 lessons and help with standardized test preparation. I am also experienced in teaching algebra, geometry, and calculus. I enjoy working out, reading, and playing with my...
University of California-Los Angeles - B.A, Economics, Chinese
University of California-Los Angeles - M.A, East Asian Studies
Maeva ...worker and I will do everything in my power to transmit these qualities to my students. Finally, I am an optimistic person and I will give my best to empower my students’ self-confidence and self-esteem. I believe that every student can succeed. Witnessing their progress and helping them reaching their goals is my best reward!...
University of Aix Marseilles - Bachelors, Language, Literature and Foreign Civilizations- ENGLISH
California State University-Northridge - Masters, Teaching English as a Second Language
Wenpei ...where student will feel safe to express themselves and grow. One reason I believe why I easily taught my peers Chinese was because we had already built a strong friendship; this allowed them to voice out their confusion without hesitation and gave me immediate feedback when I changed my teaching strategies. Are you interested in...
University of California, Berkeley - Bachelors, B.A Landscape Architecture