Language Arts Teacher

  Traci Smith is a CELTA certified ESOL teacher, originally from the U.S. state of Maryland. She has lived in China for 18 years and has taught students ranging in age from young children to adults in professional and academic contexts. Traci received her B.A. in Chinese Language and Literature followed by an MBA from the University of Maryland. Traci began her teaching career as a university teacher with Beijing Polytechnic University, and she then worked for more than a decade as a translator and senior editor before coming to The Learning Center. She has worked with elementary aged language arts and ESOL students at TLC since March 2011.