Mike Kang

Mike Kang

LFP Instructional Dean - 8th/9th/10th Grade

mike.kang@larchmontcharter.org

Mr. Kang is a dedicated educator who believes that each child is a unique individual who can achieve his/her full educational potential through a safe and inquiry-based learning environment. Mr. Kang directly supports LFP faculty, students and families, specifically in grades 8, 9, and 10. Mr. Kang has experience as a successful high school math teacher, Testing Coordinator, Categorical Program Advisor, and administrator. He holds a BA in Economics from UC Irvine, and an MA in International Relations and Management from UC San Diego. Mr. Kang also holds California Single Subject Credentials in Mathematics and Korean, as well as a School Administrative Credential.

Where did you go to school and what was your major?
BA-UC Irvine, Econ w/ minor in business; MA-UC San Diego, International Relations w/ emphasis on business; Teaching credential-Cal State LA, mathematics; Admin credential-Cal State Dominguez Hills

What is your highest degree held?
Master of Pacific International Affairs

Why did you want to be a teacher/work in education?
To make a positive change and difference in the lives of children & community

How long have you been teaching/working in education?
10 years

What is your favorite thing about LCS?
strong community

What was your favorite book when you were the age of your students?
Sherlock Holmes