Originally from Jinan, China, Ms. Li is a native speaker of Mandarin and Teaching Fellow. She was born into a family with a strong teaching culture, with many family members serving as teachers. She dreamed of becoming a teacher when she was little, and has worked hard for it. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and a Master of Science in Education from Virginia Tech.
Ms. Li joined BASIS Independent McLean in 2017 after she interned in the Fairfax County Public Schools. She cares deeply about her students and recognizes the value of constant self-improvement and fearlessness in the face of a challenge. By helping children grow, she believes she is making the world a better place.
Ms. Li's hobbies include traveling, cooking, and hiking, and she relishes pleasant surprises in life.