Cui Yi is originally from Changchun, China. She received her bachelor’s degree in English language and literature and master’s degree in foreign linguistics and applied linguistics from Changchun University of Science and Technology. She has been an English teacher at Yuan Da Primary School since 2014. She is also a research group leader and enjoys arranging English broadcasting activities for her students. Ms. Cui’s primary objectives for participating in TCLP are to share Chinese culture, to extend the teaching of Mandarin, and to learn more about the United States. She was hosted by Suder Montessori School in Chicago, IL and was an alumni buddy to Guo Jin for the 2018-2019 year and to Chen Yanyi for 2019-2020.