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Our Principals


Ms. Meiling Zhou is a founder of United Education. She received a BA degree of Chinese Language and Literature from Fudan University, China as well as a MS degree in Computer Science in the United States. She has many years of experience as a teacher and curriculum developer. She is chief author of school textbooks and is devoted to find out how to get the best effect of Chinese teaching in an English environment.


Ms. Shelagh Liu, the vice principal. She received a BA degree from Jiangxi Normal University, China and was an excellent teacher in China. She has taught Chinese in the UK and USA. She has much experience in the Chinese teaching area. As far as she is concerned, Chinese teaching should focus on the interest of the American students and emphasize the liveliness and vitality.

Our Advisory Board


Mr. Tony Acosta graduated from UC Berkeley. He served the City of Oakland, California for 23 years in the recreation field, culminating in his service as Director. After a brief stint as a private consultant, Tony has joined the City of Union City as Deputy City Manager and Leisure Services Director for 6 years. Tony has developed a strong reputation for creativity, project and employee relation expertise.


Ms. Helen Kennedy holds a B.S. in Business Administration. She is the founder and principal of Kennedy Consulting Services with over 15 years of marketing experience ranging from planning through execution. Kennedy’s skills include development of marketing plans, research and analysis, public relations, and strategy and business development.

Our Teachers


We have a group of highly qualified teachers. All Chinese teachers are native Chinese with college degrees and above. They are bilingual, experienced and hardworking teachers. They have a shared love for students and teaching, and take their jobs seriously. They are able to adapt to each student’s needs in creating a diverse and practical curriculum. Every summer, the teachers are trained according to school’s curriculum requirement. We are always seeking more experienced staff members to join our team.