Jin Yezi was born in Jingzhou City, Hubei Province, She earned the Bachelor Degree in Broadcast and Host from Xinjiang Art University in 2011. After graduation, she worked two years as a Journalist at Hubei’s biggest newspaper group, Hubei Daily Media Group, gaining valuable experience and advancing her communication and organizational skills. She next decided to become a Mandarin Language teacher, and entered Shanghai University in 2013 to prepare for the post graduate exam for Teaching Chinese to Speakers of other Languages (TCSL). She will receive her Masters Degree in June 2015.
Her major studies included: Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Introduction to Second Language Acquisition, Chinese Calligraphy ,Cooking , Tai Chi ,Teaching Case Study in Oversea Classes, Cross-cultural Communication in Chinese teaching, the Essential Teaching Methodology of Chinese Language, Chinese Culture and Chinese Teaching, Contrast on Chinese and other Foreign Language and Error Analysis, Psychology in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language. During her post graduate study, she taught a foreign student at her university, who then succeeded in his HSK examination at Level 5.
Her personal interests include playing piano, cooking (various Chinese dishes), Chinese Calligraphy, recitation, music (folk, classic, new age),finding delicious food in every corner of the City.