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Jie Wu’s Bio


Committed to creating the best education that is a blending of the foremost educational practices of the East and the West, with a focus on a rigorous curriculum, personalized experiential learning approach, and intercultural competency cultivation. Jie is the founding principal of Yi Hwang Academy of Language Excellence (YHALE).  She has been


 involved in the start-up of the school since February, 2020.  Prior to YHALE, Jie had served as the Head of Chinese Department at Atlanta International School for nine years. 


Jie has a total of 15 years of experience in education with various roles, including teaching, administrating, leading educational programs and initiatives, consulting, and IB program evaluator etc., She had worked in various IB international schools in Asia before she moved to Atlanta.


Jie has a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Assumption University of Thailand; a Post Graduate Certificate of Dual Language and Immersion Education from University of Minnesota, USA; and a Bachelor of Business Degree in Finance and Banking from Assumption University of Thailand. Jie is currently pursuing her doctorate in Education at Vanderbilt University, majoring in Leadership and Learning in Organizations.

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