Lok holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance with Upper Second Class Honours from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He also holds a Master of Science in Education from Temple University Japan, which was completed in 15 months with a 3.9 GPA. He has always excelled academically, achieving 7A* & 4A in his IGCSEs and 2A* & 2A in A-levels as well as scoring in top percentiles in the GRE for quantitative reasoning and analytical writing. He has been teaching in Japan for over 3 years, ranging from various levels of test prep to tutoring subjects including English, Math, and Economics. He has over 100 hours of SAT test prep teaching experience alone, helping students increase their scores significantly. One student increased their score from 640 – 710 on the English section through TA’s intensive 5-10 day SAT group classes. Another student, through 1-on-1 tutoring, improved their score from 1300 to 1450 over 5 months of weekly classes.
Lok comes from a diverse, multicultural background that helps him to connect with students going through similar experiences. In his free time, Lok enjoys hiking, keeping up with the news, and playing video games.
AP, ISEE, IGCSE, SSAT, TOEFL, ESL, GRE, Middle school, High School
English, Math, Humanities