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Hello你好！My name is Clover Tao, you can call me Clover or Tao laoshi. I am a professional Chinese teacher with more than five years of teaching experience and a Teacher Qualification Certificate. I have a master degree in applied linguistics and have taught in China and overseas. I am a literature lover. In my spare time, I like travelling, watching movies and reading novels, especially culture and history. I am from northern China, so my pronunciation and accent are pretty good. If you are looking for a Chinese tutor, please feel free to send me a message or book a lesson! Looking forward to seeing you soon!
My Lessons & Teaching Style
💖Customized Chinese Course (Tell me what you would like to learn and your specific goal. Learn whatever you want to learn! Conversation practice, grammar, pronunciation reduction, travel Chinese, etc.)
💙Mandarin Converational Class/New Target Spoken Chinese (In this conversational class, we will cover different kinds of topics. It can be a topic, describing a picture or something that you are interested in. You will get your pronunciation and grammatical mistakes corrected. Also your vocabulary will be expanded, and you will know how to express yourself in a native way.
🧡HSK标准汉语教程/Test Preparation ( Grammar, sentence patterns, pronunciation reducation, test papers, etc. All materails provided will be sent to you.)
💛Advanced Chinese Lessons (Chinese beyond communication! Chinese literature, idioms, mythologies and poetry.)
💓 Easy Steps to Chinese for Teenagers 轻松学中文
When you book your lesson, please let me know your level of Chinese and what you would like to learn. Thank you! Sincere student only!
❗⚠️CANCELLATION POLICIES: For some reasons, you miss the lesson without advanced notice or didn’t show up untill the end of the class, the lesson will be considered taken, and no make-up lesson will be offered.
Work with teachers in the preparation and presentation of the school’s language program, including: - Development and preparation of lessons, work sheets and audio visual materials. - Verification of spoken and written language. - Participation in student’s group work, language activities and other aspects of school life.
2016 - 2017
Online Chinese tutor - Australia
Held weekly lessons for Americans of grammar and vocabulary related to the Chinese language and culture.
2015 - 2016
English teaching supervision
Ningbo Sail Cambridge Training School - Ningbo, China
- Supervised and assessed teaching activities. - Assisted teachers in improving students’ achievement. - Provided parents and children with the best instructions regarding entering international high school.
2013 - 2014
English and Chinese tutor
Tianyi Tutoring Center - Jinan, China
- Organized training courses with friends. - Provided tutoring from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. for elementary and secondary students without good family tutors. - Held one-to-one weekly lessons for year 3 to year 9.
2014 - 2014
Ministry of Education of the PRC - Jinan, China
2014 - 2014
N2 Certificate of Japanese Language Proficiency
Japan Foundation and Japan Educational Exchange Services - Japan