Paul Bergan has been an educator for the past 36 years. Over the course of those years, he has taught music at all grade levels, K-12, as well as extensive classroom teaching at all grade levels. Mr. Bergan also was an administrator for many years working as a principal and superintendent of schools of a large school division in Manitoba, Canada.

He received his initial education training in Minnesota, USA, and further training in Canada and the US.

Presently, Mr. Bergan is the Academic Director of Maple Bear/Cultural and Language Institute, the flagship Korean Maple Bear School, located in Seoul. At Maple Bear/CLI he works with a large teaching staff and runs the full Maple Bear Early Years and Elementary program, as well as promoting and expanding the role of the school into the centre for program development and teacher professional development for Maple Bear Korea.