Winnie Yin was born in Shanghai. She is a postgraduate student in Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature at Shanghai Normal University (上海师范大学). Winnie got her Bachelor Degree in Chinese Language and Literature from Shanghai Normal University. She also has received her Bachelor Degree in Social Services from Shanghai Institute of Technology University in 2012.
Winnie has passed the test for Teaching Chinese as a Second Language and received the certification in the year 2013. She then, has worked as a private Mandarin tutor to foreign adults for seven months. These seven months made her believe that teaching is her passion. She believe that each student is unique from another, the teacher should adapt and tailor the teaching methods to help student to achieve the learning goal.
Her lesson plans are designed according to the ages of students, the careers of the students, the study habit etc. She likes to create fun learning atmosphere, and applies visual teaching aids to teach and practice.
Winne likes literature, both Chinese and foreign literatures. She likes jogging around Century Park where she lives and playing badminton with friends.