Dylan McCarty is a History and Chinese teacher who works with students to develop historical perspective and Chinese language skills. He earned his B.A. in History from UC Santa Cruz. After graduating Dylan traveled around Asia and lived in Taiwan for one year where he studied Mandarin at the National Taiwan University and taught English. After returning to the US he got his teaching credential in history and also taught students from around the world at Cal State Long Beach. In his free time he enjoys hiking, swimming, and kayaking with his friends and his dog Timon. He also loves travelling and exploring new places and cultures.