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Young-Joon Ahn

Science Teacher
Young-Joon Ahn

Young-Joon Ahn graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a bachelor’s degree in chemical biology. He initially came to Sunrise as a student teacher through San Jose State University’s teaching credential program. He quickly became captivated by the school and its students, and is excited to begin his first year as a teacher at Sunrise. Born in Korea, Young-Joon came to the United States as a child and grew up facing numerous challenges, which taught him to value hard work, perseverance, and self-improvement early on in his adolescence. He hopes to instill the same values and a drive for learning in his students, encouraging them to not just learn about science, but how to be a scientist.

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Phone: (408) 659-4785


Address: 1149 E. Julian St, San Jose, CA 95116