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Jiangxi Normal University (English)
university of debuque (MBA)
A native Chinese speaker with a Master's Degree in education and a MBA, I have more than 20 years of teaching and translation experiences. I have been working as a Chinese language and culture trainer for many companies throughout the Midwest area, as well as a language teacher at the local Chinese School and many other community programs in Milwaukee for the past 12 years. As the Chinese Language and Cultural Trainer for many local corporations such as A.O. Smith, Helgesen & more, I work with many executives and professionals. In the past 20 years, I have taught and tutored Chinese to hundreds of individuals (most of them are school students) in private. I have been identified as a valuable resource for schools and communities across Wisconsin as a speaker or presenter on Chinese language and cultural awareness by the Confucius Institute of the University of Wisconsin - Platteville. In the past 20 years, I have organized and/or participated in many such events at local schools and communities. I have been invited/hired by many local schools and organizations as the speaker/presenter in Chinese language and culture.
I teach/tutor students to speak, listen, read and/or write through games, stories, songs, painting, calligraphy, crafts and many other fun filled activities. My Chinese classes are individually customized to meet each student's needs.
Learning Chinese can be fun. Let me help you on your journey! A native Chinese speaker with a Master's Degree in education and a MBA, I have more than 20 years of teaching and translation experiences. I have been working as a Chinese language and culture trainer for many companies throughout
My girls had their first class with Shan earlier this week and they had a blast. She is organized and professional. Prior to the first meeting, she asked me what my level my girls were in their Mandarin and what they were interested in. At the end of the class, she gave me an outline of what her lesson would be and made sure I was on the same page as her. The day after the first lesson my girls already asked when they would be going back go their Chinese teacher.
For my upcoming trip to China, I wanted to learn some basic travel phrases. I am so glad I chose Shan L. to work with me. Her sessions have been effective, organized, and interesting. Along with pronunciation and travel phrases, she has provided insights into Chinese culture and has given invaluable travel advice. Now I am even more excited about traveling to China, and I know my visit will be enhanced because of Shan’s excellent tutoring.
I was very pleased with Shan L's tutoring. She adjusts her teaching to the student so that the learning is comfortable and your time is used efficiently. She is friendly and courteous. I highly recommend her services.
A note for people in Milwaukee, you will likely need to travel to her but the drive is not bad. She is not far from the highway.
Shan L. is the ultimate professional as both a teacher and language tutor. She is patient with adult learners, practical in her approach, and makes learning a difficult second language enjoyable. Her schedule is flexible and she provides a perfect learning environment. I highly recommend Shan L.
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I am a native Chinese language professional - teacher/trainer with a MA in education and 20 plus years teaching experiences. I have taught children and youth Chinese in Milwaukee Modern Chinese School for the past 12 years. Currently I am the language trainer for several Corporate Executive Mandarin Training Programs including A.O. Smith Co. & Helgesen Industry and I am also tutoring a few individuals in private.
I tailor my classes to each student, and I teach Chinese through rhymes, songs, stories, paintings, calligraphy, hands on crafts and many other fun filled projects.
Mandarin is one of the most challenging languages on earth, choose the right teacher makes a huge difference. Go with the most qualified and experiences teacher/tutor and make it easier for yourself.
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