Teacher Support Specialist
Gina McGarey is the Teacher Support Specialist at the Confucius Institute at Michigan State University (CI-MSU). She is responsible for working with, training, providing professional development and supporting K-12 Chinese language teachers in K-12 schools. Gina has been working with the CI since 2008 and has helped to foster an environment for our candidates that is supportive, builds individual character, and helps each person to acclimate and excel as a Chinese Teacher in a United States classroom.
Gina earned her B.A degree in East Asian Language and Culture focusing on Chinese language as well as in Global and Area Studies focusing on Asian Studies from Michigan State University. She earned her M.A. degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from Michigan State University.