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Shirley Xiao (Mandarin Chinese Instructor) 

Shirley is an enthusiastic Mandarin and English teacher, who has teaching experience for teaching both English and Chinese to different ages. After graduated from Southwest University in China, Shirley got her bachelor’s degree of Chinese language and literature and the Teacher Certification, which certified by Chinese Ministry of Education. In the meantime, she received the professional qualification certificate of international Chinese language teachers, certified by tcfl certification awarding committee, international Chinese language teachers association (ICA). Her attended the Mandarin Level Test in China during her college, and achieved the highest level, which is the professional announcer level in China.

After working as an English instructor in Beijing for two years, she obtained her master’s Degree in foreign language education from the University of Pittsburgh. Through her master’s degree program, Shirley has many pedagogy knowledges and methods to assess different proficiency level of language learners, for her as the teacher to create appropriate lesson plans. .



Shirley是一个充满热情的中文(普通话)老师和英语老师,拥有教授不同年龄段的学生英语和中文普通话的经验。在中国西南大学毕业后,她取得了汉语言文学的文学学士学位和经济学学士学位。与此同时,她获得了由中国国家教育部颁发的教师资格证,和由国际汉语教师协会颁发的国际汉语教师证书。同时,她在本科期间的普通话水平等级测试达到一级,媲美专业的播音主持。在北京从事两年英语教师工作之后,她赴美国匹兹堡大学获得外语语言教育学硕士学位。通过硕士项目期间的学习,她学习到了很多教育学知识和教学方法,以帮助她测评不同学生的语言等级,为学生制定切合的课程计划。

 


 

   
We offer Chinese Group Lesson and Chinese Private Lesson.
If you would like to share in the joy of learning Chinese with others, our Chinese Group Lesson will be your best choice.
 
- Kid's Conversational Class (Sunday 2:00 pm-3:00 pm)
- Beginner Class Tuesday & Thursdays 9am-10am 
- Beginner Class Tuesday 7:15 pm- 8:15 pm
- Upper Beginner Tuesdays 10:30am-11:30am

One trial class offered to each new student
Private lessons available on demand 
Shared private lessons available on demand 

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  • Neighborhood Music School & Store
  • 若邻音乐学校
    (626) 708-0122
  • 地址:25 S 1st Ave.
    Arcadia, CA 91006
  • 周一到周四: 1:30PM-8:30PM
    周五: 1:30PM-6:30PM
    周六: 9:00AM-5:00PM
    周日: 12pm-3:00pm