Danni Yang
Native English Speaker
Native Mandarin Chinese Speaker

Proficient in Spanish
Conversant in German

Born in Beijing, China

Danni is a TEFL-certified English teacher with backgrounds in many cultures and languages. Born in Beijing, China, she moved to sunny California with her parents at age 15. She went to High School in Irvine, CA, and received a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from University of California - Berkeley.

Danni started assisting her teachers as early as in 3rd grade. In High School, she volunteered as a peer tutor everyday after school. At UC Berkeley, she worked as a musicianship tutor and helped with curriculum design and placement exams. In 2020, Danni lived briefly in Cordoba, Spain before the outbreak of COVID-19. Then, she moved to Leipzig, Germany to start a completely different adventure.

Danni has 4 years of teaching experience in English, Chinese, and music, and is currently working on a TCFL (Teaching Chinese as A Foreign Language) certificate. She also hopes to teach Spanish one day. Danni has also taken courses in Brazilian Portuguese, American Sign Language (ASL), and Persian (Farsi).

Her students think of her as a friendly, easy-going, and inspiring person that pays attention to their individual needs. Danni strives to give students personalized tips and comments so they can enjoy learning and using English in their daily lives.

Other than languages and music, Danni loves cooking, traveling, and being with animals. Other than the 4 countries mentioned above, she has also been to Singapore, Canada, England, Morocco, France, and Finland.

Specialized Areas of Teaching:

Daily conversations
Comparative culture
Academic English
TOEFL/IELTS test preparation
Immigration preparation
High School / University admission preparation


Teacher’s Choice:

Free Introductory Lesson

Teenagers, Adults, Seniors

All Levels

Private (One-on-One) and Group Lessons

Virtual Classroom

CV, Resume, and Interviewing Preparation

English for the purpose of traveling

Academic English 

TESOL Test Prep

Conversational Chat Hour

Leipzig, Germany
Danni Yang
Bennett Poletti

Meet Danni

She specializes in teaching Academic English and English through Music.


Danni tailors each lesson to meet the needs of her students.