private education and hagwon hierarchy in Korea

Hagwon Hierarchy


hagwon hierarchy
IKR for Korea Exposé

Typical hierarchy at South Korea’s myriad English cram schools, better known as hagwon. Of course, there should be an even bigger guy labelled “fear of watching your child fall behind in a hyper-capitalist economy” standing behind the dad, but I ran out of space.

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