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What is a hagwon?
A Hagwon is a school in South Korea where Koreans, usually children, go to learn English and are taught by Korean and foreign, native English-speaking instructors. While there are hagwons in and outside of Korea that teach subjects other than English, this web site will focus only on the English language hagwons within South Korea.
Hagwons.com is not a recruitment site or an intermediary between teachers and hagwons. We are a resource where future, present and former teachers can research hagwons for potential employment, trade stories, ideas and advice and learn from each other about teaching English in South Korea.
Hagwons.com is a place where you will find hagwon ratings, new jobs and other important resources. More information can be found in our FAQ.
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The Jeju Weekly
They of course are a completely different animal to your average split-shift hagwon monkey and this diversity of needs is not catered for in what is an uninspiring roll call of facts, with little 'inside information.' That being said in four years in ...
English teacher training program faces resistance
The Korea Herald
But, he added, their “hagwon-style” attitude means the students are the boss, and happiness of trainees takes priority over effective learning ― which will hinder Korea's pursuit of becoming a global leader in EFL education. “Even now they can teach ...