Yu Ying

Yu Ying is a Chinese Mandarin/English primary class at Intercultural Montessori Chicago campus. In Mandarin, the phrase connotes the nurturing of talents and potential.


Fangchen Liu Lead Teacher
Ms. Fangchen is originally from China. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Bilingual Broadcasting and a Master’s Degree in the Art of Film. She has a background in language learning and earned a level 1A, the highest possible certificate, in the Putonghua Proficiency Test of spoken fluency in Mandarin. Along with impeccable language ability, Ms. Fangchen is passionate about theater and taught drama to children in China and at a Chinese Language school in New York. She incorporates drama into her lessons to inspire students and help solidify the language. Ms. Fangchen is pursuing her Montessori training at Seton Institute. She is passionate about the Montessori philosophy and has gained valuable insight working with Intercultural’s experienced teachers. Ms. Fangchen is a caring, compassionate teacher with a strong affinity for all of her students.
Guining Li Extended Day Teachers
Ms. Guining has been with Intercultural since 2011. She is a trained nurse and worked in Guangxi Maternity and Children's hospital for ten years. Prior to relocating to the United States, Ms. Guining held the position of Kindergarten teacher in the South China English College, where she worked for nine years. She has completed Montessori Assistant Teacher training at Midwest Montessori Teacher Training Center. Ms. Guining loves children and is very diligent in taking care of all their needs.