uBitto Blog

Acquire natural spoken Korean skills through us. Take our short quiz to receive personalised recommendations.

Real Life Hagwon Star Teachers 스타 일타 강사 선생님들

There are many hagwon star teachers in South Korea who have gained national and international recognition for their teaching abilities and success in helping their students achieve academic excellence. Here are some of the top Hagwon Star Teachers in Korea.

Hagwon Culture in The Education System 한국의 학원 문화

1. Kim Ki Hoon 김기훈

Known as the “million-dollar teacher,” Kim Ki-hoon has become a celebrity in Korea for his success as an online (온라인) hagwon teacher.

He reportedly earns over one million dollars (백만 달러) per year teaching English (영어) to students around the world.

2. Park Jae-woo 박재우

Park Jae-woo is a math (수학) teacher who has become famous for his unique (독특한) teaching style (교수법), which involves using popular K-pop songs (케이팝 노래) and dance moves to help his students learn math concepts.

He has been featured in various media outlets (미디어 채널) and has become a popular figure in Korea.

3. Shin Hye-sun 신혜선

Shin Hye-sun is a hagwon teacher who gained fame (명성) for her success in helping her students pass the notoriously difficult college entrance exams (입학 시험) in Korea.

She has written several best-selling books on exam preparation and has become a sought-after speaker (강사) in the education industry.

10 Fantastic Tips To Learn Korean Fast

4. Seo Dong-hyun 서동현

Seo Dong-hyun is an English teacher who has gained fame for his creative (창의적인) and engaging (매력적인) teaching methods.

He has also won numerous awards (상) for his teaching and has also been featured in various media outlets in Korea.

5. Choi Young-joon 최영준

Choi Young-joon is a hagwon teacher who has become famous for his success in helping his students achieve high scores on the TOEFL (토플시험) and TOEIC (토익시험) exams.

He has written several best-selling books on exam preparation and has become a well-known consultant in the education industry.

6. Lee Ji Young 이지영

Lee Ji-young is known for her dynamic (동적) lectures on a wide range of topics, including motivation (동기 부여), personal growth (개인적 성장), and leadership (지도).

She has gained fame in Korea and has featured on Korean TV programs.

She is also known for her inspiring lectures (강의) and her commitment to help others achieve their full potential.

Want more from uBitto?

Acquire natural spoken Korean skills, with the help of cutting-edge speech recognition technology to make sure you’re doing it right!

Gain unlimited access to much more exciting features and learning materials by being a Premium or Ultimate member.

Access to premium courses
Access to learning community
Practise with uBitto Playground
Instructor marking and validation
Reload Cookies to ask questions

Learn more about uBitto Membership here.

Download free Korean Starter Kit to start your journey to fluency

You’ll be able to recognise and read Korean words as a start. Reminder: Please do not register with a Yahoo email address.

Starter Kit Form

Like this post? Share it!

We help you learn and practise Korean, the right way

Learn Korean effectively with uBitto, built by teachers, for learners. Sign up as a paid member to get access to exclusively designed contents and features.

Practice with Conversations

Chat with us

Hi there! How can I help you?

FREE Korean Starter Kit

With this guide, you’ll be able to read Korean in less than 2 hours!

Starter Kit Popup