Founder & Owner of PeggyTeachesChinese

Lecturer of Chinese, Fulbrighter, YouTuber, M.A.

Peggy Lee (Jia-Hui Li) is the founder and the owner of PeggyTeachesChinese. She is from Taiwan. She has been teaching Chinese since 2008 and have taught a broad range of international learners from children to adults – both online and in the classroom. Peggy began her vocation for Chinese language education by developing a successful online learning platform – PeggyTeachesChinese – which offers free video lessons and a Chinese tutorial service. Currently, her YouTube channel has nearly 3 million views and over 20,000 subscribers.

Peggy completed her Master’s degree in Chinese as a Second Language at National Taiwan Normal University where she focused on technology and language education. Her teaching experience is diverse from online tutorship to classroom instruction. She was an English teacher of Taiwanese children, high school students and adults. From 2012 to 2013, she was a Fulbright Chinese instructor at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith where she taught two courses of Language and Culture - Chinese 101. Upon completion of her Master’s degree, she joined the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Wake Forest University. She worked as a lecturer of Chinese and taught the First-Year and Second-Year Chinese language classes from 2017 to 2018.