Tracy Yan

Tracy Yan

Tracy YanTracy Yan was born and grew up in Shanghai. She speaks Mandarin, Shanghainese and English. Tracy earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business English from Shanghai Datong Institute.

After working at Hutchison Whampoa for seven years as a Sales Administration Manager, Tracy gained her certificate in Teaching Mandarin as a Foreign Language from IMCPI (International Mandarin Chinese Promotion Institute). Tracy has taught Mandarin Chinese to students from the U.S. A, the U.K, and many other parts of the world. In addition to teaching Standard Mandarin, she teaches Shanghai Dialect when required.

Tracy develops with each student a sure sensitive understanding of the student’s learning interests, goals and expectations. She develops lessons to build students’ linguistic and communicative competence, and to equip them to participate in Chinese culture. She does her best to make her lessons dynamic, properly paced, and with a sense of fun. 

Tracy has taught students ranging in age from 6 to 62. They have enjoyed her teaching style and provided helpful comments about her teaching. Tracy loves teaching, and she enjoys the time in her class with her students. 

In her leisure time, Tracy likes travelling, singing, and enjoying delicious foods with her friends.