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Chinese/Mandarin/Business Chinese(All levels/age/)

Sophia has been a professional and highly rated Chinese instructor for more than 8 years and has rich experience in all levels of Chinese class teaching including Business Chinese, Chinese film, Chinese KungFu, travel Chinese etc. Sophia understands that every student arrives with pre-existing knowledge and as a language teacher, she employs various methods of assessing this knowledge, and be cognizant of her students’ various learning styles and individual characteristics and adjusts her teaching methods accordingly. She believes the key to a successful FL classroom lies in keeping the student engaged with the language and the teacher should create a supportive and cooperative learning community so a student is comfortable and confident to communicate. She always makes sure her interactions with students are not only conducted on a solid basis of teaching, but are also met with a warm smile, an open personality, and a willingness to listen.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
Chinese:
Chinese for adults, School
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Chinese

About Me

- teaching all levels of Chinese classes (both small group and individual)
- certified language evaluator/tester
- experienced professional college-level instructor
- innovative teaching award winner

Education

Master's Degree in teaching Chinese as a foreign language
Master's Degree in Classic Chinese
Bachelor's Degree in Chinese Language and Literature
Certification of online teaching

Experience / Qualifications

University Instructor, certified language evaluator, the experience in designing curriculum, textbooks, and assessments, teaching business Chinese, teaching Chinese to government/military programs, lead instructor of STEM-based program to high school students, and experience of teaching young children.

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  • Instructor since August 2022
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from $56Online via webcam

Good-fit Instructor Guarantee


If you are not satisfied after your first lesson, Apprentus will find you another instructor or will refund your first lesson.

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