Award-Winning Mandarin Chinese Tutors in Alpharetta, GA
Lian The Montessori philosophy, "individual, freedom within limits," is the teaching style that I adopt. Especially when teaching world languages, it is very hard to frame all students in the same box since each student's learning style is different. Knowing and observing a student's strengths and personally designing the teaching method based on each student's or parent's expectation is my goal.
Syracuse University - MS, Computer Science
Lei Currently I work as a mobile developer in Computer Science, especially in JAVA language. When I was in school, I was certified to tutor Math, Mandarin Chinese, Computer Science Courses about JAVA and Internet Technology/ Website Building. I have been a teacher's assistant in the past as well.
Jilin Institute of Chemical Technology - BS, Automation
Georgia Southwestern State University - MCS, Computer Science
State Certified Teacher
Kimberly ...and SAT preparation. My students have been in every grade level, beginning with 1st grade, and I've had an exceptional time learning how to tailor my lessons based on their ages, personalities, and learning types. With additional help from my degrees in Sociology and Psychology, I was also able to receive my Multiple Intelligence and TOEFL certifications. The Multiple Intelligence certificate truly helped me and my students become accustomed to how their unique type of...
Wake Forest University - Bachelors, Psychology, Sociology
Andrea ...have tutored Math and Science since I was a high school student through a volunteer program. The summer after graduating from high school I volunteered abroad and taught English to elementary and middle school students in impoverished areas of Taiwan. While obtaining my undergraduate degree, I tutored Math to local elementary and middle school students through a volunteer organization called MATHCOUNTS. I am a good tutor because I am very thorough while teaching, and I...
Tommy ...the highest test grades in his class with a 96. I also helped a few biology students who were also struggling to improve in their academic performance. My strategy in tutoring is to observe, listen, understand, and help the student. Observe the student’s past performance, listen to them and check to see why they have such poor performance, understand the requirements in their school curriculum, and then start helping the student to perform better in...
Georgia State University - BS, Chemistry / Pre-pharmacy
Elaine ...I am patient and listen to my students to directly address their concerns. I’m organized and good at planning and time management. I actively engage my students, encourage them to ask questions and give their own suggestions on problem solving. In the past, I have discovered that my students learn concepts best from concise and step by step explanations, visual aids, and solutions to similar problems. In my spare time I enjoy playing piano, hiking,...
Emory University - B.S., Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology
Parker ...Brigham Young University in 2004 and fine-tuned my language in its rigorous Chinese language program. During my time there I participated in a study abroad in Nanjing University in China where I was on a television show featuring my Chinese language. As part of the curriculum we were tested by the ACTFL in which I scored an advanced high rating. After graduating from Brigham Young University I worked in Beijing as a translator and further...
Brigham Young University - BA, Chinese Language
Ivy ...the university-wide playwright competition. Following my graduation in 2011, I spent a gap year honing my creative writing skills in my second language, English. In 2012, I was accepted by the creative writing -- poetry program at New York University with a full-ride tuition scholarship. In the following two years, I studied English poetry writing with Sharon Olds, Charles Simic, Yusef Komunyakaa etc, and graduated with a Master of Fine Arts in 2014. While I...
Beijing Language and Culture University - Bachelors, Chinese Language and Literature
New York University - Masters, Creative Writing
Jing I have a master's degree in Electrical Engineering with a strong background in Math, Science and love for teaching. Chinese is my first language and I speak perfect Mandarin without any accent. I have experience tutoring students of all ages(K-college) in Math and Mandarin. I love watching my students grow and build confidence. My goal is to help my students get motivated to study and improve their problem-solving skills. ... I would identify the difficulty and determine whether or not we need to review again or take a fresh approach to the concept to be learned. I teach the student using different skills that he learned easily.
Stevens Institute of Technology - Bachelors, Electrical Engineering
Stevens Institute of Technology - Masters, Electrical Engineering
Laura ...to allow an easier, clearer, and more natural progression in learning language and building new skills. I also 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...
Missouri State University - BS, Chinese Language and Culture