Developing Chinese Language Teachers

NYU Graduates: Where are they now?

Schools and Organizations Where NYU Graduates Teach

Graduates from NYU's Master's in Teaching Foreign Language (Chinese) program teach Chinese in schools and colleges across New York City, New York State, and as far away as China. Here is a partial listing of schools where they teach:

Sidwell Friends School (DC) Avenues: The World School (5)
 Stuyvesant High School (2)  Bronx High School of Science (2)
Brooklyn Technical High School  NEST + M Middle/High School (2)
 Ethical Culture Fieldston School (2)  Bard Early College High School
The Brearley School  Nightingale-Bamford School (2)
 Lycée Francais de New York  Packer Collegiate School
 International Leadership Academy Charter School (1)  Henry Street International School
PS 310K PS170K (3)
 PS 201Q PS 173Q (2)
IS 119 The Glendale School Millennium High School
JHS 185Q  Our World Neighborhood Charter School (2)
 Dual Language Asian Studies High School Fort Hamilton High School
 The Global Learning Collaborative NYC Little Red Schoolhouse/Elizabeth Irwin High School, NYC
Léman Manhattan Preparatory School (2) Convent of the Sacred Heart
 Village Community School Englewood Public Schools (New Jersey)
Tenafly Public Schools (New Jersey)  New Rochelle High School (Westchester, NY)
New Rochelle Middle School (Westchester, NY) Scarsdale High School (Westchester, NY)
 Mamaroneck High School (Westchester, NY)  Horace Greeley High School (Westchester, NY)
 Suffern Middle and High School (2) (Rockland County, NY)  The Ross School (Long Island) (2)
Great Neck High School (Long Island) Jericho Public Schools (Long Island)
 Lawrence Woodmere School (Long Island)  Oceanside High School (Long Island)
 Bethlehem Central High School (Albany, NY) Baltimore International Academy (MD)
Washington Yu Ying Public Charter School (DC) (3) Panama City Renaissance School (FL)
Morgan Park Academy (Chicago, IL)  Dalian International School (China)
 Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY) Shanghai International School (China)
New Rochelle Elementary School (Westchester County, NY) Chinese with Meggie
Bay Shore Senior High School The Calhoun School
University Neighborhood High School Grace Church School
Trinity School Baruch College, CUNY
Pratt Institute SUNY New Paltz
The Baldwin School Hommocks Middle School
The Master's School PS184
Readington High School High School of Language and Diplomacy (2)
Great Neck South Middle School (Long Island) Asia Society
PS 90 New York University
Pewaukee School District Hawken School

Our graduates are featured in the news and make presentations sharing their experiences and knowledge at DCLT forums as well as at conferences:

Chris Livaccari is the Associate Director of Chinese Language Initiatives for Asia Society. Chris has also worked as a teacher of both Chinese and Japanese. His article "Anatomy of an Introductory Language Lesson" shows how to use immersion methodology to get your students engaged and learning.

Huang Lumin started a new Chinese program in middle and high school in New Rochelle Schools. Her program was featured in the February 12 edition of the local newspaper, The Sound Report.

Xuan Wang teaches Mandarin at Suffern Middle School in upstate New York.

Polly Li teaches Chinese Language and Culture in Horace Greeley High School, Chappaqua, New York.

Nicole Tsai is in her third year teaching Mandarin at Oceanside High School on Long Island. Her students are so proud of their work that they posted a video on YouTube.

Helen W. Huang teaches 7th and 8th grade Mandarin at the Village Community School in Greenwich Village. She is currently working on her second Master's degree at NYU, in Theater Education.