The Growing Room at Live Oak
Competitive tuition rates, great teachers and a unique curriculum can be part of your child's day where learning is fun! Join us before and after school in a safe and nurturing environment. Childcare is personal at The Growing Room. Come experience the difference! Special needs children are welcome.
- Families are able to choose the tuition option that best suits their needs.
- The Growing Room admits all elementary school-age children regardless of race, color, nationality, or religious background.
Live Oak Staff
Mr Shui, 3rd Grade Teacher
Q: When is your birthday?
A: November 12
Q: Where were you raised?
A: Hong Kong and Los Angeles near Disneyland
Q: What college did you attend?
A: UC San Diego
Q: What is your favorite book?
A: "The Little Engine that Could" because it has a good lesson. No matter how hard things get I think..."I can!"
Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: The Goonies
Q: What is your favorite TV show?
A: The Simpsons
Q: What is your favorite sport?
Q: Who is your favorite Lakers' player?
A: Magic Johnson
Q: Do you have any pets?
A: I have a dog named Gizmo and 2 turtles
Q: Do you have any children?
A: Yes, I have 2 daughters their names are Victoria and Allison
Q: What are your hobbies?
A: I like to spend time with my family and friends. And, I also like to play basketball
Q: Do you have a dream car?
A: Yes, an RV camper so I can go on vacation and not have to use public bathrooms.
Q: Where did you work before being a teacher?
A: I was the Assistant Manager at City Bank
Q: Why did you become a teacher?
A: I originally wanted to be a pediatrician and work with kids. Then I visited a friend's classroom and decided to go back to school to become a teacher.
Q: How long have you been a teacher?
A: 10 years
Q: What is your favorite subject to teach?
A: My favorite subject to teach is citizenship. I like children to learn how to be a good citizen.
Q: Why did you choose to teach 3rd grade?
A: The principal offered me 3rd grade and I took it!
Q: Have you taught another grade?
A: I have taught 5th grade and substituted in Kindergarten. I have also taught 7th and 8th grades.
Q: Is Live Oak the only school you have worked at?
A: No it's the 3rd school I have worked at. I taught at Anaheim Elementary School, which is the school I attended, and I 've taught at Rio Vista which is in the Mt. Diablo School District.
Q: If you weren't a teacher, what job wold you be doing?
A: I'm already doing it, I'm a DAD! Also, if I had the skills I'd love to play basketball or maybe be a chef!