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Tingting Y. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tingting Y.
75/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Experienced Professional Mandarin and Math teacher

I have been teaching or tutoring since 2014. I have valid Chinese teaching credential. I design classes based on students needs. I am patient and professional. I believe all students are talented in different ways. Different ways of teaching will need to be experienced on each individual student, so we, as... See Tingting's full profile

75/hour
27 hours tutoring Chinese out of 27 hours
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I have been teaching or tutoring since 2014. I have valid Chinese teaching credential. I design classes based on students needs. I am patient and professional. I believe all students are talented in different ways. Different ways of teaching will need to be experienced on each individual student, so we, as... See Tingting's full profile

Ally A. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ally A.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Professional Chinese Tutor for all ages and level learners

I love different culture and I understand how hard to learn a foreign language since English is my second language. It is my pleasure to help you to learn Chinese. I like to use fun activities to teach Chinese, for example, play Uno with students and help them practice Chinese number. I look forward... See Ally's full profile

60/hour
54 hours tutoring Chinese out of 54 hours
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I love different culture and I understand how hard to learn a foreign language since English is my second language. It is my pleasure to help you to learn Chinese. I like to use fun activities to teach Chinese, for example, play Uno with students and help them practice Chinese number. I look forward... See Ally's full profile

RUIHONG P. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
RUIHONG P.
45/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Native Chinese who can read, write and listen in Mandarin&Cantonese

Chinese is an official language spoken in mainland China and is used by all Chinese people and also Singapore, Taiwan, Malysia etc. I was born and raised in Mainland China and went to selective high schools in China. I can speak Mandarin and Cantonese, as well as write and read both simplified and... See RUIHONG's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (14)
16 hours tutoring Chinese out of 18 hours
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Chinese is an official language spoken in mainland China and is used by all Chinese people and also Singapore, Taiwan, Malysia etc. I was born and raised in Mainland China and went to selective high schools in China. I can speak Mandarin and Cantonese, as well as write and read both simplified and... See RUIHONG's full profile

Natalie Z. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natalie Z.
40/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Chinese Mandarin Teacher

I'm a credentialed and experienced native Chinese language teacher. I spent 14 years working in Second Language Training Field. I have been teaching Chinese in California public high school from 2015 till now. I teach all levels from beginners to advanced AP Chinese. I believe it’s important... See Natalie's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (31)
47 hours tutoring Chinese out of 49 hours
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I'm a credentialed and experienced native Chinese language teacher. I spent 14 years working in Second Language Training Field. I have been teaching Chinese in California public high school from 2015 till now. I teach all levels from beginners to advanced AP Chinese. I believe it’s important... See Natalie's full profile

Hannah T. Near San Jose, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Hannah T.
350/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford-Castilleja; summer camp applications, interviews, ISEE

I grew up in a First generation Chinese-speaking household and have taught Mandarin Chinese to high school juniors through my previous tutoring agency. Recently, I have been assisting my friend translate her film into Mandarin Chinese with subtitles for improved public access. I still speak Chinese... See Hannah's full profile

350/hour
5.0 (63)
28 hours tutoring Chinese out of 409 hours
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I grew up in a First generation Chinese-speaking household and have taught Mandarin Chinese to high school juniors through my previous tutoring agency. Recently, I have been assisting my friend translate her film into Mandarin Chinese with subtitles for improved public access. I still speak Chinese... See Hannah's full profile

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Ruth A.
35/hour

Licensed Mandarin/AP Chinese/ HSK Tutor

Some of the textbooks we may use: New Practical Chinese Reader Short-term Spoken Chinese, Developing Chinese, Experiencing ChineseHSK HSK Standard Course,Business Chinese and301 Conversational Chinese 30. Book... See Ruth's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (1131)
4,134 hours tutoring Chinese out of 4,137 hours
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Some of the textbooks we may use: New Practical Chinese Reader Short-term Spoken Chinese, Developing Chinese, Experiencing ChineseHSK HSK Standard Course,Business Chinese and301 Conversational Chinese 30. Book... See Ruth's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Jane Z.
60/hour

Certified Mandarin Teacher with 20+ Years of Teaching Experience

Furthermore, I also pay a lot of attention to make lessons interesting and lively. Experience in Chinese tutoring with details: 06-12/2013 Chris (adult) Simple conversation 08/ 2013-01/2014 Dan (adult) Pinyin and... See Jane's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (3)
26 hours tutoring Chinese out of 26 hours
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Furthermore, I also pay a lot of attention to make lessons interesting and lively. Experience in Chinese tutoring with details: 06-12/2013 Chris (adult) Simple conversation 08/ 2013-01/2014 Dan (adult) Pinyin and... See Jane's full profile

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Yushan Z.
35/hour

Chinese Community Tutor

Want to know more practical and funny Chinese phrases and words? I am your friend to help you to accomplish it! I am a Mandarin tutor with media experience in Chinese. Patient and outgoing are the words most describe me. I am a... See Yushan's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (7)
28 hours tutoring Chinese out of 29 hours
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Want to know more practical and funny Chinese phrases and words? I am your friend to help you to accomplish it! I am a Mandarin tutor with media experience in Chinese. Patient and outgoing are the words most describe me. I am a... See Yushan's full profile

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Chialin L.
69/hour

Experienced Mandarin Tutor for All Levels, SAT , AP, HSK, ACTFL

I am very familiar with all of curriculum and textbooks used in kindergartens, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and colleges (Better Chinese, Ni Hao, Discovering Chinese, Huanying, Integrated Chinese, Meizhou... See Chialin's full profile

69/hour
5.0 (113)
437 hours tutoring Chinese out of 437 hours
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I am very familiar with all of curriculum and textbooks used in kindergartens, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and colleges (Better Chinese, Ni Hao, Discovering Chinese, Huanying, Integrated Chinese, Meizhou... See Chialin's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Yao Maria C.
58/hour

Accounting and Finance Tutor

Born and grow up in China. Flunent in Mandarin Chinese. Proficient in advanced Chinese reading and writing. See Yao Maria's full profile

58/hour
4.8 (47)
1 hours tutoring Chinese out of 338 hours
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Born and grow up in China. Flunent in Mandarin Chinese. Proficient in advanced Chinese reading and writing. See Yao Maria's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Todd C.
50/hour

Certified Mandarin Instructor & Bi-Cultural Communications Coach

I lived in Taiwan and Mainland China for over 20 years and received a BA from a Chinese university in Language and Literature. My Mandarin Chinese language skills were satisfactorily assessed using the Department of Defense DLPT5... See Todd's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (75)
216 hours tutoring Chinese out of 216 hours
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I lived in Taiwan and Mainland China for over 20 years and received a BA from a Chinese university in Language and Literature. My Mandarin Chinese language skills were satisfactorily assessed using the Department of Defense DLPT5... See Todd's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Li B.
45/hour

Certified Chinese Mandarin Tutor for Beginning or Advanced Study

I am a formally trained and certified Chinese language teacher with over 21 years practical teaching and tutoring experience. I received a Teacher’s certificate in 1985 from Suining Teacher’s School (Sichuan Province, China), and taught... See Li's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (3448)
8,836 hours tutoring Chinese out of 8,833 hours
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I am a formally trained and certified Chinese language teacher with over 21 years practical teaching and tutoring experience. I received a Teacher’s certificate in 1985 from Suining Teacher’s School (Sichuan Province, China), and taught... See Li's full profile

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Cassie L.
45/hour

Mandarin Chinese Mentor and AP/SAT Chinese Instructor

I graduated from Normal University in China in 1989. I have been teaching at Chinese school for 12 years. I am teaching part time at private school as a Mandarin Chinese teacher now. Also, I am tutoring two students Chinese... See Cassie's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (247)
858 hours tutoring Chinese out of 858 hours
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I graduated from Normal University in China in 1989. I have been teaching at Chinese school for 12 years. I am teaching part time at private school as a Mandarin Chinese teacher now. Also, I am tutoring two students Chinese... See Cassie's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Feng C.
50/hour

Professional Chinese Teacher

...and physics. I was born and raised in Beijing, China, making me fluent in Mandarin Chinese. In the past few years, I have been dedicated in tutoring Mandarin Chinese. I work with many families/students ranging from K-12 to adults in throughout Orange... See Feng's full profile

50/hour
4.5 (2)
4 hours tutoring Chinese out of 5 hours
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...and physics. I was born and raised in Beijing, China, making me fluent in Mandarin Chinese. In the past few years, I have been dedicated in tutoring Mandarin Chinese. I work with many families/students ranging from K-12 to adults in throughout Orange... See Feng's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Cecilia L.
49/hour

Harvard Graduates, Individualized learning Chinese, AP/HSK tests

I am a native Chinese with special training for speaking with broadcasting quality Mandarin Chinese, basic and high level writing as well as in-depth Chinese culture. See Cecilia's full profile

49/hour
5.0 (471)
1,820 hours tutoring Chinese out of 1,820 hours
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I am a native Chinese with special training for speaking with broadcasting quality Mandarin Chinese, basic and high level writing as well as in-depth Chinese culture. See Cecilia's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Vivian P.
40/hour

Teaching Mandarin Chinese at All Levels. Native Chinese Speaker.

I started to teach Mandarin Chinese in 2008 at language school and gave private lessons. I was born and raised in Shanghai, China. I lived in the United States for 19 years. I held a Bachelor's degree in English Literature and a... See Vivian's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (69)
120 hours tutoring Chinese out of 121 hours
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I started to teach Mandarin Chinese in 2008 at language school and gave private lessons. I was born and raised in Shanghai, China. I lived in the United States for 19 years. I held a Bachelor's degree in English Literature and a... See Vivian's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Cong T.
45/hour

8+yrs Experienced Certified Mandarin Teacher teaches kids&adults

bachelor's degree with Chinese literature and language teacher's certificate with Chinese mandarin level certificate See Cong's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (172)
495 hours tutoring Chinese out of 495 hours
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bachelor's degree with Chinese literature and language teacher's certificate with Chinese mandarin level certificate See Cong's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Alexander C.
68/hour

AP Economics, TOEFL, IELTS, ESL, Chinese (Mandarin), SAT Prep

After completing his Mandarin studies in May 2013 with a GPA of 3.6, Alexander remained in China for a year, and began a career with Pattison Education, as a tutor in Shenzhen China, where he taught English to Chinese students at all... See Alexander's full profile

68/hour
5.0 (54)
13 hours tutoring Chinese out of 250 hours
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After completing his Mandarin studies in May 2013 with a GPA of 3.6, Alexander remained in China for a year, and began a career with Pattison Education, as a tutor in Shenzhen China, where he taught English to Chinese students at all... See Alexander's full profile

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Jun T.
60/hour

Native Chinese Mandarin and Cultural Teacher

I tutored American Students Chinese and also taught Chinese language and culture to the American middle school and preschool students in Georgia in 2014. Over the years, I have privately tutored many adults in both Chinese and... See Jun's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (870)
5,560 hours tutoring Chinese out of 5,551 hours
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I tutored American Students Chinese and also taught Chinese language and culture to the American middle school and preschool students in Georgia in 2014. Over the years, I have privately tutored many adults in both Chinese and... See Jun's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
HAIYING X.
45/hour

Mandarin instructor background in translation and TESOL

I can teach students Chinese in terms of linguistics and cultural aspects. I had been a tutor in China since 2015. In 2019, I got my master’s degree in TESOL from the State University of New York at Fredonia. I know how to teach and know... See HAIYING's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (71)
206 hours tutoring Chinese out of 205 hours
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I can teach students Chinese in terms of linguistics and cultural aspects. I had been a tutor in China since 2015. In 2019, I got my master’s degree in TESOL from the State University of New York at Fredonia. I know how to teach and know... See HAIYING's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Bo S.
25/hour

Chinese Tutor with 10+ years of experience

Welcome zero-based learners, students at school, adult learners: learning Chinese pronunciation effectively, practice Chinese conversation, and reading with the native Chinese teacher. Welcome business managers, office... See Bo's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (160)
396 hours tutoring Chinese out of 396 hours
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Welcome zero-based learners, students at school, adult learners: learning Chinese pronunciation effectively, practice Chinese conversation, and reading with the native Chinese teacher. Welcome business managers, office... See Bo's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Norton E.
40/hour

MA in Chinese w/ 12+ yrs tutoring students in all age groups

I speak Chinese-Mandarin fluently. I read and write Chinese characters and Pinyin. I have an M.A. in Chinese language and linguistics. I have been speaking Mandarin and reading and writing Chinese in both social and... See Norton's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (39)
144 hours tutoring Chinese out of 153 hours
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I speak Chinese-Mandarin fluently. I read and write Chinese characters and Pinyin. I have an M.A. in Chinese language and linguistics. I have been speaking Mandarin and reading and writing Chinese in both social and... See Norton's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Weixia H.
50/hour

native Chinese speaker with teaching credentials;

I have nearly ten years of professional language teaching experience in the middle school and college levels in China. I moved to America in September, 2009. Currently, I am teaching Chinese to groups of adult Americans in the San Diego... See Weixia's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (69)
230 hours tutoring Chinese out of 230 hours
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I have nearly ten years of professional language teaching experience in the middle school and college levels in China. I moved to America in September, 2009. Currently, I am teaching Chinese to groups of adult Americans in the San Diego... See Weixia's full profile

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Yan P.
45/hour

Mandarin Chinese Tutor

I have 10 years of experience teaching elementary through college level students. Currently, I teach and tutor Chinese language to elementary and college students through the Milwaukee Modern Chinese School, Criquet Academy, and the... See Yan's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (1357)
5,561 hours tutoring Chinese out of 5,561 hours
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I have 10 years of experience teaching elementary through college level students. Currently, I teach and tutor Chinese language to elementary and college students through the Milwaukee Modern Chinese School, Criquet Academy, and the... See Yan's full profile

Near San Jose, CA Tutoring
Ku-chuan H.
60/hour

100% Chinese, graduated top 10%, with 20+ years of teaching experience

I was born in the Republic of China, came to the US when I was a teenager. I have taught Chinese to students ranging from 4 years old to adults in both classroom settings or 1:1 private settings. Depending on the goals of the students... See Ku-chuan's full profile

60/hour
4.6 (30)
7 hours tutoring Chinese out of 138 hours
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I was born in the Republic of China, came to the US when I was a teenager. I have taught Chinese to students ranging from 4 years old to adults in both classroom settings or 1:1 private settings. Depending on the goals of the students... See Ku-chuan's full profile

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