Teacher information

Designation

Teacher

Education Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, Majoring in Chinese Literature, minoring in Management

Mandarin Certificate

Certificate of Teaching Chinese as a Foreign/Second Language (awarded by Taiwan's top teaching universities)

Teaching Experience

Irene was recently a volunteer Chinese assistant teacher at Kedron State High School (KHSH) in Brisbane. Prior to KHSH, Chen taught Mandarin Chinese at Wu-Yue Chinese Private Institution before taking on the roles of Senior Teacher Supervisor and Chinese Tutor at a private Chinese language learning institution in Taiwan. She developed highly effective lesson plans, motivational culture immersion exercises, and interactive classroom activities. In addition, she has taught students from all walks of life, ranging from CEOs to managers of multinational companies to primary/secondary school students.

Chen also took Teaching Chinese as a Second Language graduate school courses at National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree at the University of Sydney.