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Sarah Xiao

Macewan University, B.A. Communications


Sarah has been actively involved in language education for over 10 years, and has taught both Mandarin Chinese and English on three different continents. She was trained in the Montessori method while living in Italy, and strongly believes in the effectiveness of holistic learning. Sarah’s work with autistic children has made her passionate about quality, accessible education for people from all walks of life and abilities. Raised in Canada and having traveld to over 20 different countries, Sarah strives to incorporate a global, inclusive approach to all of her classes. Her love for teaching stems from her love of people and she can't wait to laugh and learn with all the BumoBuddies!

Sarah's Classes

  • Mushy Mandarin (3-4 yo)

    Discover Chinese characters through an imaginative, hands-on class using playdough. Practice motor skills with a dose of cultural education!

  • Mushy Mandarin (5-6 yo)

    Discover Chinese characters through an imaginative, hands-on class using playdough. Practice motor skills with a dose of cultural education!

  • Mandarin: Counting and Colors (2-3 yo)

    Learn a new language while developing critical skills, such as color and number recognition. This is a great intro class for students interested in advancing into our Foreign Language Program (ages 3-7). https://bumobrain.com/flp