XIAOQIU XU, FOUNDER OF CHINESE PATHWAY
Xiaoqiu has 16 years of experience teaching both K-16 students as well as world- renowned business leaders and entrepreneurs. She has been a program evaluator and researcher for Mandarin Immersion and Mandarin as a World Language Programs. She holds a Ph.D. in Child and Adolescent Development from Stanford University with research concentration on Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (CFL). Her CFL research has been published in prestigious journals and featured in the media. Xiaoqiu’s experience also includes instructor & supervisor at Stanford Teacher Education Program, director of summer camps, and lead test developer for international language assessments.
“Xiaoqiu and her team of teachers are truly talented and supportive. They create captivating and relevant material which nurtures our children's internal motivation for learning. "
"作为一个在公立高中做了十年的中文教师,我在女儿出生时就希望能有一个有创意的、培养二十一世纪国际型人才的、 高学生们真正的语言 沟通能力的中文课堂的出现。在女儿八岁的时候,这个中文课堂终于应运而生了! 那就是晓秋老师的'中文之路'! "
Chinese Pathway is a Mandarin language program for K-7 grade students. It is: