HISTORY






1991
Jan.~Mar.   Completed phase one of our research into the development of a
WHOLE LANGUAGE instruction program for KOREANS.
March 2   Founded KID’S COLLEGE, the first children’s language institute in Korea, at
Bok-wang Dong, Yong-san Gu, Seoul.(CEO: Lim, Young-ki)
March 25   Introduced the AMERICAN WHOLE LANGUAGE concept to Korea. AMERICAN
teachers, under the direction of the late professor Jeong, Yeon-tae, of Seoul  National University, utilized the TOTAL DIRECT METHOD with 43 gifted
children, students at the Korean Educational Research Laboratory.
1992
June   Opening of the KID’S COLLEGE branch office in America.
July   Hosted an educational seminar in the United States with American
elementary school principals .
We were assisted in this venture by the Denver Colorado Board of Education.
1993
March 3
  Established the first AMERICAN STYLE REGULAR KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM
in Korea.
August   Completed the second phase of our research into the development of a
WHOLE LANGUAGE program for Koreans.
1994
August   Held the first English QUIZ CONTEST.
December   Established the Korean English Education Promotion Center.
(CEO: Lim, Young-ki)
1995
January   KID’S COLLEGE students had classes in our American sister
school.
November   Completed the third research phase in our development of a WHOLE
LANGUAGE program for Koreans.
December   HANSOL KID CORPORATION was established.
(Representative Principal: Kwon, Hye-Young)
1999
June   Established the Korean English Education Promotion Center
Jul.~Aug.   For the first time in Korea, KID’S COLLEGE requested the Korean Efficiency
Association to analyze its education and operation. KID’S COLLEGE was
appraised and certified as Korea’s best children’s educational institute.
November1    Declared, “Leap! Global Education KID’S COLLEGE”, launching a long-term
project to develop KID’S COLLEGE into the uppermost children’s education
institute in the world.
November
10
  Established Education 21century Inc., the headquarters of KID’S COLLEGE.
(CEO: Lim, Young-ki)
July.2002~Fed.2003   Researched and developed its intensive and reinforcing program
for elementary.
2005
August   Provide English program to Beijing normal University.
The Beijing University College of Education adopts the KID'S COLLEGE
program. KID'S COLLEGE provides its kindergarten and elementary English
curriculum in China.
2007
    Education Agreement with Canada Victoria Sooke Office of
Education.
Aiming at leading the best English Education and study abroad,
KID'S COLLEGE agrees to enter into a close cooperation relation with Canada Victoria Sooke office of Education.
2008
September   Provide English program to Moscow State University in Russia.
The Moscow State University adopts the KID'S COLLEGE program.
KID'S COLLEGE provides its kindergarten and elementary English curriculum
in Russia.