Ms Lucia is an Intern at Talent Prep and she teaches both Mandarin and English. She is now studying at New York University in TESOL/TCSOL dual program (M.A) and graduated from Shanghai International Studies University majoring in English. She loves teaching and has experience helping students with their academic and individual growth as a learning partner. She is also a volunteer at Columbia’s Community Impact program, helping immigrant adults learning English. In the past years, she has participated in international art festivals in the US, Spain, Portugal, and Morocco to teach children dance as well as Mandarin. She strongly believes that when students are learning a language, it is important for them to acquire the culture of the target language.