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About us

With backgrounds as educators, school administrators, business executives, and non-profit leaders, our team has extensive experience in school leadership, learner-centered design, organization management, communication and more. A unique place for people of all ages to come together, learn, and grow.

Our Mission

We aim to raise the next generation of youth to unlock their potential and help them find their purpose and a sense of belonging through Guidance, Education, and Mentorship.

Our Vision

To create a transformative learning environment that prepares youth to excel in a rapidly changing world, guided by principles of empathy and excellence.

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Our Facility

Our 16,000 square foot facility in Plano, Texas utilizes state of the art technology, up-to-date educational pedagogy, and trained staff.

Faculty and Staff

Our individualised programming is designed to maximize academic growth and self-development
Director of Academics
Ali Erenkol
Masters in Education,
Masters in School Counseling
Ali pushes our academic programs to new levels with his experience as a principal at a public high school.
Director of Educational Programming
Amber Sheikh
Masters in Hospitality,
Doctorate of Education
Amber is a founding member of GEM Center and its partner program, ALIA. She’s always looking to share her passion about education and world heritage languages with all students!
Chief Operating Officer
Asma Fahim
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Asma keeps GEM running smoothly as an experienced administrative team lead, we couldn’t do it without her!
Head of After School
Sherly Azimova
Bachelors in Psychology,
Pursuing Masters in Education
Sherly brings joy to our team with 10 years of experience in childcare and 3 years childcare management experience.

Date & Time

Thursdays 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturdays 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


See Registration Form Rolling Admissions

Adaptive Learning Tools & Resources
Initial and progress-tracking assessments
Complimentary Academic Advising Session - $125 Value
Learning Environment
Confidence & Critical Thinking Strategies
Guidance on High School & College Planning

This two-day intensive workshop series is meticulously crafted to empower you with the knowledge and tools to harness the power of AI for competitive advantage. With a curriculum designed to enhance strategic insight, innovation in marketing, and operational excellence, you will not only understand the future — you will shape it.

AI Coach: Brian Cliette

Brian Cliette, an emerging clinical researcher in the field of Generative Artificial Intelligence and marketing dynamics, has gained valuable experience working with leading Silicon Valley companies. His portfolio includes contributions to organizations like Pixlee, Twilio, Athletic Greens, Udemy, and Evidation Health. With over ten years of growth hacking expertise, Brian excels in integrating Gen AI and marketing automation into strategic business growth and innovative marketing efforts. His proficiency in developing cutting-edge AI tools, such as ChatGPT, Claude, and other large language models, underscores his increasing prominence in shaping AI-driven business strategies.

AI Coach: Shakeel Muhammad

Shakeel Muhammad is an industry leader in integration (iPaaS), automation (Intelligent RPA), and conversational AI platforms. He is also a doctoral student in the Information Science department at UNT.


Elevate your leadership and join us on January 27 & 28 for a pivotal journey into the digital future.

Space is limited to ensure personalized engagement — reserve your seat at today's vanguard of business transformation.


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View Workshop Curriculum & Schedule

Our Goal

  • Strengthen Math/English for every student to have above average scores
  • Long-term goal is for every student to reach advanced Math by the time they return to school
  • To accelerate and get ahead in academics, (acceleration programs)
  • To be mentally and academically ready for the demanding honors, AP & IB programs of high school

Be a Volunteer

Volunteering to be a mentor or teacher is an incredible way for you to make a difference in someone's life. It doesn't even have to require much time! You can help the youth of tomorrow grow into their full potential while it also being an act of charity and blessings.
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Every Child is a Gem

We believe that every child is a gem, each with their own unique qualities, talents, and potential. Just like gems, they come in every shape and size, and it's our privilege to provide the care and guidance they need to shine brilliantly.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the program with our team, feel free to click "Talk to us" and a member of our team will be in touch with you shorly.

What is the tuition fee / pricing?

$379.00* for the first month, then $299.00 for each month
*First payment includes a non-refundable $80 Annual Resource Fee (Books & Portal)

Do you offer financial aid?

We are committed to fostering a supportive and inclusive environment where all children can thrive.
Scholarships are available on a case-by-case basis (30%-100%), taking into consideration factors such as household income, family size, and extenuating circumstances as per the Federal Financial Aid Guidelines.

‍How to apply financial aid for Afterschool?
• Fill out the registration form and answer "YES" to the question "Do you need financial aid?" on the form and upload all relevant documents. REGISTRATION FORM

• Our dedicated Financial Aid Team will carefully review your application & supporting documents and notify you of the aid decision in a timely manner.

Do you accept CCMS / CCA applicants?

Yes, Workforce Solution CCMS / CCA parents are also accepted. Together, we can ensure that every child has the access to quality education and engage in enriching activities and reach their full potential.

Where are you located?

GEM Multicultural Center is located at 6300 Independence Pkwy, Suite A, Plano, TX 75023

Do you offer tours of the facility?

We can arrange tours of the facility, click on "Talk to us" and request a tour for this to be organised. A member of our team will reach out shortly.