EducationRutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, January 2013
Ed.M., Counseling Psychology
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, January 2011
B.S., Horticulture (food science)
Double Majors GPA: 3.77
Tutored students individually, motivated them, and taught them study strategies and time management. The average time for one class is two hours. Taught:
1 11 grader, one semester
Taught Trigonometry, Geometry, and Physics
1 10th grader, one semester
Exam Preparation, taught English, math, and science
1 9th grader, math honor, present
1 8th grader, one year
Taught English, math and science
3 6th graders, two years
Taught English and math
1 1st and 2ed grader, one year
1.) Taught in an after school program: math, 10-15 years old.
2.) Certified Part-Time Teacher, Happy Rainbow Education Center, 07/2008-01/2011
Facilitating children’s holistic development and cultivate positive personality through combining drama, dance, cookery, and English education with life education
Led a class of 15-20 elementary school students, taught English, drama and dance 2.5 hours weekly
Designed class materials and activities
Part-Time English Teacher, Hang Shi Private Language School, Taiwan, Taipei, 08/2006 - 02/2007
Taught three classes with 7 to15 elementary students.
Designed course projects for each class, created activates for them.
Resigned due to time conflict with schoolwork.
[Competence] GRE Quantitative Reasoning: 770
Got full marks in math and English (15/15) in the General Scholastic Ability Test (standardized test for college admissions in Taiwan, similar to SAT), almost full marks in science (14/15). Science subject includes chemistry, physics, biology, and Earth science.
Got full marks in math, science, and English in the Basic Competency Test (BCT, standardized test for high school admissions in Taiwan)
Tutoring and teaching experiences:
1.) 1st, 2ed, 8th, 9th graders, and an adult, altogether 6 students for 5 years.
2.) Piano class for accompany: class of 8 students in two talent camps.
1.) Pianist in church for 11 years.
1. Yamaha Grade Examination: Grade 5 for teaching, Piano Performance Examination.
2. ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music): Music Theory Grade 5.
Piano Performance Examination
Hearing (Grades 9-6 only)
Performance of candidate’s own arrangement (Electone Grades 8-6 only)
Performance of candidate’s own composition (Piano or Electone Grade 3 only)
Fundamentals of Music Examination (Grades 5-3 only)
Melody singing with Accompaniment
Music Theory (Grade 5 only)
Four-Part Harmony (Grade 4 only)
Song Arrangement into Mixed Chorus (Grade 3 only)
The C clef
Chords in context
Transposition & melody writing
HobbiesPiano, music, movie, and reading psychology related articles
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