Hong and Hiroki share a strong academic background and believe education is a fundamental vehicle for self-cultivation, social responsibility, and intellectual endeavor.
Hiroki received his B.A. of Economics from Keio University in Japan, his M.A. of Asian Studies from University of California at Berkeley, and his Ph.D. of Political Science from University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). He is currently an associate professor of political science, and the director of the Sun & Star Program on Japan and East Asia in the Tower Center, at Southern Methodist University.
Hong obtained from San Francisco State University three Bachelor of Arts in English Creative Writing, Asian American Studies, and Chinese Literature. She also received her Master in Asian Languages & Cultures from UCLA. Hong has extensive experience in teaching secondary education and at college level courses. She has taught at Brainchild Education Center, French & Chinese International School, and UCLA. In addition to enjoying art, music, and traveling, Hong and Hiroki are passionate sports fans.
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The assessment test generally takes 30-45 minutes per subject and is used in determining a student's course plan. The test fee is $25 per subject, which is credited towards registration upon enrollment. This test is required only for placement in our Enrichment and Beginners in Class programs.
We will review test results with you and discuss learning needs and goals for your child. After selecting a course and schedule, your child will be ready for the next class.
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