Kim Ki-hoon earns $4 million a year in South Korea, where he is known as a rock-star teacher. But are students actually learning more from these million-dollar teachers? If so, should the US follow South Korea's academic methods?

Originally aired on August 7, 2013

Hosted by: 

  • Josh Zepps


  • Jenn Pedde  @jpedde (New York, NY) Community Strategist at 2U; Taught in South Korea
  • Katherine Mangu-Ward  @kmanguward (Washington, DC) Managing Editor at Reason Magazine &
  • Robyn Larsen (San Jose, CA) Teacher Credential Candidate at San Jose State; Taught in South Korea
  • Todd Sutler  @toddsutler (New York, NY) Founder and Executive Director of the Odyssey Initiative