Marie has been teaching Mandarin for twelve years in international schools and has a Bachelor's Degree in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL). After completing her Master’s Degree in International and Comparative Education in East China Normal University, she lived worked in Tokyo for four years.
It has always been Marie's passion to be a Mandarin teacher to international students. Through her lessons she inspires students to achieve their highest level and encourages them to build on their individual strengths and passions. Her teaching is supported by her excellent subject knowledge as a result of her specialised education background. Marie creates challenge in every lesson and every activity to enhance every student’s learning experience, and to help them get better every day. Marie also values her own growth and learning in the classroom.
Outside of school, Marie has particular interests in watching ballet competitions and shows. She also enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.