Our Staff

Genius Learning is committed to your children’s learning. We have carefully selected and assembled the best education team to serve your children’s needs.

Linda Tong


Linda graduated with BA and MA in English Language and Literature. Currently, she holds CA Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential with BCLAD endorsement in Mandarin, Single Subject Teaching Credential in Mandarin and Child Development Director Permit. She has been teaching for over twenty years in both public and private schools ranging from grade level kindergarten to middle school. Linda enjoys being with little kids who make her young and energetic. Linda is our director for preschool and after school programs.

Barbara Cheng

Math & Science Teacher

Barbara was born and raised in Taiwan. She came to US for her college education at UC Davis. She was on the school's western horse riding team for 2 years. Barbara loves swimming and spending time with her dog. She's a big lover of nature and often goes on her own adventure trips. She enjoys teaching young kids and be inspired by their creative minds. 

Dennis Tong

Math & Science Teacher

Dennis received BS in Chemistry from University of California at Santa Cruz. He loves teaching and enjoys working with little ones. He is enrolled in teaching credential program. Dennis has been teaching at Genius Learning for the past two years. Dennis is our afterschool program Math and Science teacher.

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.


                                                 Albert Einstein

Kiki Wong

Preschol Chinese Teacher

Kiki comes from Shanghai. She studied Event Management in Shanghai Second Polytechnic University. While there, she was a member of the PR Department in student union and helped to plan many important events, such as welcome party, masked ball. She loves making hand crafts. She enjoys working with children and she has a passion to help others, and education is a field to put both of those passions to work.


Mimi Zhu

Preschool Chinese Teacher 

Mimi came from China. She graduated from Shanghai Tonji University as Administration management major. Mimi has gained many different experiences on how to take care of young children from her life experience before she came to Genius Learning. She has a strong passion for interacting with children through song, dance, and storytelling. She loves learning new skills and has the patience to see it through.


  Genius Learning
Home of the Genius Kids

Burlingame Campus
Preschool & After School Programs
700 Peninsula Avenue
Burlingame, CA 94010
Facility # 414004002

SSF Campus
Preschool Program
1165 El Camino Real
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Facility # 414004450