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[Weekender] Tale of Daechi moms: Women who go all in for kids’ college dreams
[Weekender] Tale of Daechi moms: Women who go all in for kids’ college dreams
WeekenderJan 28, 2023
That desire also comes at quite a cost, according to Kim. The monthly tuition fee per subject at a hagwon is around 1 million won ($810) for high schoolers and about 3 million won for academically struggling students with tutors -- nearly equivalent to annual tuition at international schools. “I’m the type of mom trying to find what my child can do, but that’s hard to do in this neighborhood sin...