Monday, January 22nd, 2018

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khongFeature on a teacher: Chung Khong, Science

Year Started at Yerba Buena : 1999
High School Education: Bellarmaine College Preparatory
College Education: University of California Berkeley
Childhood idol: one of the G.I. Joes

Teacher, father, advisor, protector of our watershed and environment, Mr Chung Khong devotes numerous hours to his students and projects that impact the word.  After attending Mr Khong came to the United States at 10, attended Bellarmine College Prep and UC Berkely and got into teaching. He has taught AP Environmental Science, Chemistry Honors, and AVID. His interest in science led to the conclusion to teach and motivate students to appreciate the beauty of science. Mr. Khong wakes up with great exuberance to come to school and teach his students new, advanced lessons. Throughout his sensational years at Yerba Buena High School, his proudest moments are when his students complete their high school and college courses to achieve careers in teaching. Not only does Mr. Khong have a busy teaching schedule, he also raises two sons at home with his beloved wife. He advises teachers to always expect the most from his students, and his students should always expect the most from themselves.