Jessie Niu is a Music Discovery teacher and curriculum developer. She has over 20 years of experience in education and is an enthusiastic learner and teacher of world languages and cultures. She has a BA in English from Zhejiang University and a Master of Education degree in Counseling from the University of North Texas (UNT). She earned the Trinity Certificate in TESOL in the UK, completed her doctoral coursework in learning technologies and is a certified reviewer of online courses in the US. She served as a full-time Academic Counselor at UNT College of Music, advising undergraduate and international music majors.