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About theInstructor

Introduction

As an extensively trained and certified professional instructor, I serve as a mentor who guides your children through their work while also providing direction, support and encouragement. I create an at-home study plan in addition to monitoring classroom assignments, and I emphasize the importance of accurately completing each assignment within a designated time frame. This has helped many of my students increase self-confidence, thus becoming more self-reliant. Like all Kumon Instructors, I have a true passion for education and an earnest desire to help children succeed.

Biography and Background

Hello! My name is Stephanie Chan and I am your instructor at Kumon Math and Reading Center of Walnut Creek - North. I am a native to the Northgate area and have settled with my own family here, with twin daughters currently attending Foothill Middle School. Before becoming a Kumon instructor, I was a Kumon parent (still am!) as my daughters have been enrolled since the first grade. I have seen their growth in math, reading, as well as in study habits, through the Kumon program.

I have an extensive math background and my passion is reading. I was a stay at home mom all through my daughters' preschool and elementary school years, volunteering in their classes. It was such a joy to watch my daughters and their classmates' progress through the years.

Now as a Kumon Instructor, it is my honor to bring the Kumon program to students in the area. I look forward to seeing the program unleash your child's potential, in math, reading, and beyond!

The Mission of the Kumon Program:
By discovering the potential of each individual and developing his or her ability to the maximum, we aim to foster sound, capable people and thus contribute to society.

Training and Certification

Master of Health Science, Epidemiology,
The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

Bachelor of Science, Zoology, University of California, Davis

An alumna of Northgate High School, Foothill Middle School, and Walnut Acres Elementary School

Hogwarts House: Ravenclaw