Ying Liang, Preschool Lead Teacher, The International School of the Peninsula, Palo Alto, California
A member of NAEYC since 2013, Ying Liang is a preschool lead teacher at the International School of the Peninsula in Palo Alto, California. Ying was nominated to appear on the cover of NAEYC’s magazine, Teaching Young Children, and she presented “A Journey of Journals: Promoting Child-Centered Second Language Acquisition in Preschool,” based on her teacher research, at NAEYC’s 2014 Annual Conference in Dallas. (You can read about her teacher research in NAEYC’s Voices of Practitioners: www.naeyc.org/ files/naeyc/VOPLiang.pdf). Ying likes to read and travel. She believes that exploring different cultures allows her to become a more open-minded person.