Education Counselor – BS & BA (U of Michigan); MEd (CUHK)
Jean was born and raised in China but have a very global outlook. She began her overseas studies at age 15 when she moved to Michigan, U.S.A. and attended high school and college. With both passions in math and performing arts, she pursued two degrees at the University of Michigan with Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Mathematics and Bachelor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance. She was involved in teaching piano to individuals (ages 4 to 41) all throughout her college years.
After graduation, Jean gained teaching experience as an assistant math teacher at a charter school in Detroit, Michigan. When she returned to China later, she continued her passion and commitment in education by teaching foreigners Chinese as a foreign language for one-and-a-half years using “GPA” (refers to the “Growing Participator Approach”, a world-leading language learning method). She recently received her master’s degree in Educational Psychology at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and would like to make an impact in education.
Jean has joined GRTalent as an Education Counselor and worked with our students through their journey in pursuing personal educational and career goals. Jean is also actively involved in addressing student suicidal issues, human trafficking, and helping orphaned children. She would like to not only build up students academically, but also help them form a global outlook and a heart of compassion.