How to Deal with Exam Stress

With schools and colleges placing so much emphasis on testing, it is no wonder that up to 20% of students experience high anxiety before exams. If your child is often overwhelmed by tests, it can create a self-fulfilling prophecy if they get a bad grade. While test prep programs are a great way to reinforce the knowledge needed to pass an exam, there are a few other techniques students can use before the big day. Here are three strategies your children can do at home to help reduce stress. Read more


Vietnamese boat refugee shares power of education

Get inspired by the fascinating story of Best in Class founder & CEO, Hao Lam, a refugee whose hard work and passion for education has brought Best in Class to be one of the most competitive education centers with 65 locations across the US!

Read more about his journey here.

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Happy Holidays from Best in Class CEO

Dear Parents,

It’s unbelievable how fast this year has gone by! It seems like just yesterday we opened our 50th location. We now have 65 locations nationwide! Through 2019, we have added new Best in Class Education Centers in California, Florida, Oregon, Kentucky, and Texas. We’re already on the cusp of 2020, and it seems like a great time to look back and celebrate how far we’ve come while preparing ourselves for the future.

I am grateful to each one of you for trusting Best in Class with your children; it’s a responsibility I have never taken lightly. I am so proud of the way in which they open their minds to the lessons we teach them. I have to share credit for your children’s success with our wonderful franchisees across the US. The people behind them are committed to providing the best education to your children. All of our Best in Class staff members put your children at the heart of everything we do.

In 2020, we look forward to continuing our mission to empower students and to build a legacy of learning. We know how much of an impact our programs have on students and we are excited to bring these programs to more communities across the U.S. Thank you for investing in your children to empower their future.

I look forward to your continued support as we step into 2020 together. On behalf of the Best in Class team, I wish you and your loved ones a joyful festive season and all the best for the New Year.


Hao Lam

CEO, Best in Class Education Center

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5 New Year’s Resolutions Great for Children and Parents

With the New Year comes not only the dropping of the ball in Times Square but also the dropping of bad habits. It is an opportunity to determine what to improve to experience less stress and more balance. You may come up with lots that you want to change, but these five resolutions are perfect for both parents and children to work on together. Read more

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What Is the Difference Between STEM Education and Science?

In the world of education, STEM is one of the biggest buzzwords, but do you know what it means? This oft-used acronym stands for the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, which are the building blocks for some of the fastest-growing career sectors in the United States. While science and advanced math education are part of a STEM curriculum, students need to gain exposure to all four disciplines. Here are three reasons why many schools choose to take this diverse educational approach. Read more

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3 Tips To Reduce the Use of Gadgets

Technology is such an integral part of everyday life that it may seem impossible to escape. Despite its many purposes and benefits, you may find your children spending too much time with electronic devices and not enough time with other activities or each other. You can reduce the use of gadgets by following these three tips. Read more

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Best in Class Education Center Continues Bay Area Expansion

We are excited that the Best in Class family continues its rapid growth in the Bay Area! Located at 7660 Amador Blvd in Dublin, this center is owned and operated by Monika Sharma, who has been heavily involved in education for the majority of her career. Read more about her journey here.


10 Reasons to Choose Best in Class Education Center

We believe at Best in Class that getting students motivated and inspired to learn is a much better approach than demanding students to learn. When a child is excited about learning, the results are often more satisfying for students, parents, and teachers. That is the primary goal of our tutoring centers. They provide a stimulating environment that builds upon the traditional classroom experience and offers flexibility and individualized attention. Read more

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