Our Staff

Ms. Julie 董老师, Owner & Director

Ms. Julie is the founder of ELL. She is an Early Childhood professional with a Teacher Certificate.  Ms. Julie has formerly taught in the Bellevue School District.  She has over 20 years of teaching experience with students ranging from K to 12th grade.


Eastside Little Learners was founded in 2009.

Ms. Clara 吴老师, Director

She has been with ELL since 2010.  She studied Business and Early Childhood Education/Managing. Ms. Clara is a dedicated teacher. She prepares lessons and manages all programs.

Ms. Lan 兰姨, Supervisor

She has been with ELL since 2009.  Ms. Lan is a loving mom with two grown-up children.  She is a dedicated caregiver and prepares delicious food for our daycare.  Ms. Lan supervises and manages the toddler program.

Ms. Tam, Science & English Teacher

She graduated from Washington State University with a Nutrition and Exercise Physiology degree. She has professionally worked for WSU Children’s Center, and Disney World’s Resort.

Ms. Vivian 杨老师, Toddler Teacher

She graduated from Washington State University with Early Childhood Education and Accounting. She was a teacher’s assistant at Tzu Chi Chinese School, and interned at Montessori School in Pullman.

Ms. Qin 覃老师, Toddler Teacher

She graduated with Early Childhood Education and Accounting degree in Guangzhou, China. She has experience working in a childcare.

Ms. Zou 邹老师, Preschool & Pre-K Chinese and Dance Teacher

She has a master’s degree. Ms. Zou is an experienced Chinese and Dance teacher. She teaches at Northwest Chinese School.

Ms. Fang, Preschool & Pre-K Art Teacher

She has a master’s degree. Ms. Fang was LWSD PTSA Council Reflections Co-Chair, who organizes/judged annual art competitions. She was an Art and Education coordinator for Ben Rush Elementary.

Ms. Li, Pre-K Summer Chinese Teacher

She is from Beijing.  Her teaching experience in China and the US is over 40 years.

Uncle Jon, Our Handyman

Uncle Jon is Ms. Julie’s husband. You will see him roaming around the campus fixing things. The kids always love being around him. 

Interested in joining our team? Please email us at teachers@eastsidelittlelearners.com