Behind Kru-Mon.com and EnglishEd is a team of advanced degree graduates from prestigious universities in the U.S. and U.K who are passionate about helping Thai learners achieve their dreams of furthering their education.
Founder and instructor
Dr. Natpat Chanjavanakul (KruMon) is a former hater of English learning. She grew up in traditional Thai education until she graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University.
She holds a Master of Education degree in Mind, Brain and Education from Harvard University, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Human Development and Psychology from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Her research focus was academic English language in non-native learners.
Dr. Natpat has taught both Thai and American students ranging from middle school to university levels, in various settings including UCLA and Nevada State College.
She is also a writer. She has written two books in Thai (ฟังเสียงหัวใจ เรียนอะไรที่ใช่เรา and เปลี่ยนตัวเองให้รักอังกฤษไม่ยาก). In English, she wrote the Motivational theories on language learning chapter in Languages in a Global World: Learning for Better Cultural Understanding, an OECD publication. In her free time, she enjoys reading Young Adult novels, learning languages, doing paper crafts and Pilates.