Jiannan was educated at UCL Institute of Education, where she obtained her Master of Arts in Effective Learning and Teaching. She also holds a Bachelor of English from Beijing Language and Culture University, China. She has experience teaching Mandarin at A-plus Chinese School in Manila and Brighton College, Abu Dhabi. She has covered Primary as well as Secondary year levels. Jiannan is passionate about the power of language, team work, and flipped learning to enable an effective classroom environment. She loves hiking, camping and swimming.