Mr. Terzian firmly believes that all students can learn and realize their goals if motivated and provided with conditions to succeed in stimulating and challenging learning environments. He continuously encourages students to believe in themselves and aspire to fulfill their dreams, to be lifelong learners and to become productive and ethical members of society.
Kelly has been teaching English and Mandarin for over 4 years in Canada, USA, and China.
Kelly’s teaching philosophy is completely student-centered. She differentiates instructions according to students’ various learning types, educational backgrounds and personalities, catering to the mental and academic needs of all students.
Kelly is also active in building a positive school environment by facilitating and assisting in a wide range of extra-curricular activities, such as the Drama Club, the MC Contest, and the Singing Contest of NOIC.
AER graduate scholarship (2014, 2015)
Graduate student internal conference grant (2016)
W.A. Townshend Gold Medal in Education (2016)
City College of Kunming University of Science and Technology, China
Rajamangala Unviersity of Technology Thanyaburi, Thailand
Dimensions International College, Singapore
New Concept Mandarin, Singapore
她参与过College Board，剑桥A-level，IB及各种留学行业培训会, 对北美大学申请有深入了解。值得一提的是，她还曾接受过CCTV新闻频道关于高考后留学主题及《北京青年报》关于留学生心理问题的采访报道。
She worked as a Chinese teacher at an international school in the U.S. and then taught English in a well-known language training institution in China. Teaching content included: IELTS, New Concept English, survival English, etc. A few years ago, she also worked as a judge for CCTV’s K-12 Students English Contest.
Moreover, she acquired a deep understanding of university application processes after participating in many training sessions held by the College Board, Cambridge A-level, IB and so on. It is worth mentioning that she was interviewed by CCTV on “Studying Abroad after College Entrance Examination” and by “Beijing Youth Daily” on the psychological problems of students studying abroad.
After joining New Oriental International College, she was instrumental in organizing the “The Voice of NOIC” singing contest, emcee contest and Christmas party for students. These activities not only enriched students’ life, but also provided opportunities for students to show their talents and improve their practical skills.
Master of Science in Management, specialization in Management Strategy, GPA 3.96
Smith School of Business, Queen’s University, Ontario
Bachelor of Economics, specialization in International Economics & Trade, GPA 3.5
University of International Business & Economics (UIBE), Beijing
Teaching Assistant, Finance, Smith School of Business, Kingston, ON
Academic Advisor, part-time, UIBE, Beijing
Associate, Investors’ Group, Toronto
Junior Economist, IHS Inc., Beijing
Research Intern, Bank of East Asia, Beijing
Extracurricular Activities at NOIC
Organized the 2017 NOIC Best Business Idea Competition, and is planning future events.
Strengths and skills
Excellent command of English and Mandarin; very familiar with Ontario Secondary School Curriculum and International Baccalaureate Curriculum of Language A: Language and Literature; good knowledge of computer skills (Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and Power-point); strong verbal and written communications skills; strong inter-person communications skills; good at working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment; efficient, organized and responsibility oriented.
M.A. in English Language and Literature conferred by Foreign Languages, College of Tianjin Normal University June 1999
B.A. in English Language and Literature conferred by Foreign Languages, College of Tianjin Normal University June 1996
Full-time Mentor Nov. 24, 2014 to present at New Oriental International College Teaching IB (International Baccalaureate) Chinese A Sept. 7, 2015 to present
Language and Literature at New Oriental International College
Supervising IB (International Baccalaureate) Oct. 12, 2015 to present
Chinese A Extended Essay at New Orienta International College
Teaching Mandarin as an OSSD credit course Jan. 5, 2015 to present
(LKMCU and LKMDU) at New Oriental International College
Teaching IELTS in New Oriental Nov. 24, 2014 to present at New Oriental International College
Working as Mentors’ Advisor June. 2016 to present
Working as Group Leader July. 2016 to present
(Listening) of IETLS Curriculum Development
Teaching English in Foreign Languages College Sept 1, 1999 to Jul. 15, 2013 of Tianjin Normal University.
Courses taught in University: “An Introduction to Linguistics” (designed for Postgraduates),
“Generative Phonology” (designed for Postgraduates),
“Integrated Skills of English” (designed for undergraduates),
“Focus on English News” (designed for undergraduates), “Listening Comprehension” (designed for undergraduates).
Administrative work in addition to teaching: Sept. 1, 2009 to Jul.10, 2011
Being in charge of English Teaching and Research Section in the English Department of Foreign Languages College of Tianjin Normal University; Being responsible for supervising teaching assistants, developing curriculum and preparing teaching materials and outlines for courses in English studies; Interviewing teaching position applicants.
Teaching Chinese as a visiting scholar in Aug. 8, 2008 to Jun.30, 2009
West Kentucky Community and Technical College in the United States.
Best Employee of the Year in New Oriental December of 2016 at New Oriental International College
Honored as Kentucky Colonel by Summer of 2009 Kentucky Governor, Steven L. Beshear for promoting cultural diversity in the United States.
Honored as Duchess of Paducah Oct. 7, 2008 by the mayor of Paducah, Kentucky for promoting cultural diversity in the United States.
Awarded as Model Teacher in Tianjin Normal University Fall of 2008
The Third Prize winner of The Eighth Teaching Contest Fall of 2006 of Young College Teachers of Tianjin.
The First Prize winner in the Eighth Summer of 2006 Teaching Contest of Young Teachers of Tianjin Normal University
The Second Prize winner of Teaching Achievements Winter of 2004 in Tianjin Normal University.
Worked as an English teacher at Big Bridge Experimental High School in China
Worked as an interpreter for the mayor of Heze government, Shandong Province and delegations attending the presentation of Eddie Grieve, Manager of Listings Business Development of ASX Limited (Australian Securities Exchange)
Worked as an interpreter for delegates from Hubei Provincial Federation of Disabled People and Australian Hearing
A voluntary interpreter for Hunters Hill Ryde Community Services
A voluntary interpreter for One World Festival in Hornsby, Sydney
In 2011 Vivian joined New Oriental School in China as an IELTS teacher
In 2012 She joined American and European International Study Centre teaching IELTS
In 2012 December, She joined NOIC.
从事雅思托福培训10多年， 并具有丰富的名校名专业申请经验，为加拿大美国高端留学提供方案和指导。 善于鼓励学生， 激励学生做长远规划并严谨掌控学习进度。