Better Families Schedule for This Week

Schedule for Better Families is consistently the same throughout the weekdays with the exception of holidays. This week will be no different as each day from Monday through Thursday begins with Tiny and Little Dragons classes. Generally there are high belt rank classes as the day progresses with some exceptions.

There are classes for Basic Training, BBTC 1, BBTC 2, BBTC/MTC 3. Basic training involves white and gold in basic training program. BBTC stands for black belt training course. BBTC 1 is for gold, orange and green belts in the black belt training course. Classes start from Tiny/Little Dragons to BBTC 3 then they have another set of classes. Next set of classes is BBTC, Master’s Training and then BBTC 2 again. During the week there are “A” Days and “B” Days as one is for full training as the other one is for sparring. “A” days are on Monday and Tuesday while “B” days are Wednesday and Thursday. This scheduling creates flexibility for students that attend earlier or alter. Miami Tae Kwon Do school understands that students have obligations outside martial arts. Better Families created a schedule so that students have options throughout the week to learn Tae Kwon Do. Friday and Saturday are more open ended for events or activities that may occur.

This week Friday and Saturday will simply have classes without any extra activity. Monday through Thursday the last class ends at 8:25. Friday the day ends at 6:30PM while on Saturday the day starts and ends early. On Saturday classes begin at 9AM and the last class ends at 1PM. Friday nights are available for graduation, which will happen later this month. Saturdays end early so that family and friends can enjoy the rest of their weekends. Private birthday parties are available on Saturdays after the last class.

Leave Your Own Recommendations on Local 10 Review of Better Families

Better Families has recently started participating in the Local 10 top ten contests. This contest involves local businesses taking votes to see which one is most popular in their category. Even though other martial arts schools have started before, Miami Tae Kwon Do school is making a strong push to be in the top 10. Anyone associated with Better Families whether you’re blog readers, social media followers, students or friends and family of students you are encouraged to vote.

Every vote counts so that people can know how great our Tae Kwon Do program is. Everyone can vote everyday so don’t forget to vote on a daily basis. We have until March 10th for this contest to end so it’s best to stay at it. This contest shows how committed students, customers, followers, fans, employees and employers are of their business. Outside of voting, students and their families are welcome to leave a recommendation for Better Families.

This is one recommendation posted by Robin for Better Families Through Tae Kwon Do. “Absolutely the best family oriented martial arts academy in all of South Florida. They not only cater to the entire family by offering classes for all ages, and skill levels, but the entire teaching staff at Better Families is extremely inviting and continue to challenge their students to strive to be the best in and out of their academy. The classes are structured in such a fashion that this school is not only creating skilled martial artists able to defend themselves if ever necessary, but they are also teaching students self discipline, self confidence, and promoting a healthy lifestyle all the while teaching positive values through their example.” Please feel welcome to leave you’re recommendation on the Local 10 Review of Better Families.


Better Families Doing Well in Local Competition – Vote Today!!

Better Families has been a successful local business over the years. Many martial arts school have come and gone, as it’s difficult to maintain a karate business. Over the years, Better Families has done well in local competition. Miami Tae Kwon Do school looks to continue this by participating in the Local 10 TOP TEN. Local 10 News is having a competition on their website where they are counting votes for the top 10 in various businesses. These businesses include charters, schools, martial arts schools, gym, yoga and more. Better Families is looking to be number 1 in this competition as they are always striving to be the best.

Everyone is encouraged to go on the Local 10 website and vote today! One can vote every single day for their selected business in a category. Obviously the Miami Tae Kwon Do school is under the martial arts category. There is stiff competition as many martial arts schools have already started ahead. Competition to help show which martial arts school is most successful due to popularity. Winner of this competition will have voters who are persistent and committed to this. Social media is used to spread the word and remind people to vote everyday. Facebook posts and tweets will be put out to remind people to vote every single day. Both Grand Master and Master Perez have done their votes a number of times.

Students and their families are encouraged to cast your support. Vote today, tomorrow and the days after so that we can win this competition. Voting will allow others to know about the Tae Kwon Do school that you know and love. Show your support today by voting for Better Families in this local competition on the Local 10 website.

Vote for Better Families Local Top Ten

Better Families is a Miami Tae Kwon Do school that is widely known across the city of Miami. For those who don’t know, Better Families has been a successful martial arts school for over 20 years. Recently the Local Ten news has set up a top 10 for various businesses. Categories in which Better Families is selected to be voted in are for aerobic, gym, martial arts, pilates and yoga. Many businesses have already been making a push for their company to be ranked number one in their category. We already have the Perez family making a push for this through their social media. Word of mouth, social media and now this blog are happening to spread the word. This will allow more people to know about the Miami Tae Kwon Do school that you know and love. More people should be introduced to this program so they can know how great the school is. This is a great opportunity to create a larger audience for people to know about the Miami Tae Kwon Do school Better Families.

Whenever you get the chance, one can vote daily by clicking here to vote for Better Families. There are two options when it comes to signing up order to vote. One can sign up on the channel 10 website or simply login through Facebook. Those who do not want to take the sign to fill out their information in another website are welcome to login through Facebook. When one votes and logs in through Facebook their vote is shown on their page. This will show friends on Facebook what they are doing and who they are voting for. Better Families encourages students, friends and family to vote daily to push up to the top 10. Our goals are always up there so eventually we want to be number one!


Better Families Special Martial Arts Style

Better Families Through Tae Kwon Do is a special and unique martial arts style. Most martial arts styles are about the technique and principles of it. This Miami Tae Kwon Do school follows these guidelines to a typical martial arts with their own set of principles. Most martial arts school strictly follows the code of their style and nothing else. Better Families follows the code of Tae Kwon Do along with their own principles to share for students. This martial arts school puts a strong emphasis on respect, self-discipline and students bettering their lives. As the name says; Better Families, is about bettering the lives of their students and families.

Students are encouraged to do well in school as well as behave in the household. Good behavior in the house is encouraged and rewarded with small prizes for young children. Young children are being conditioned at an early age to be respectful to others, especially elders. Creating good habits in terms of behavior and being productive goes a long way with being a successful adult. Good habits make it easier to behave well as it becomes natural for them. Better Families students behave differently as most martial artists due to their lack of aggression. One way to point out a Miami Tae Kwon Do student is their sense of confidence and positive attitude. Students with terrible attitude do not progress from one ranking to another. There is a major difference between a martial artist and a person who simply knows some kicks and punches.

This unique style has had Better Families stand out from other martial arts schools for over 20 years. There is no other Miami Tae Kwon Do school like Better Families. Teaching family values along with technique and principle is what separate this school from the rest.


In the Spotlight: Master Karen Klock-Perez

Better Families wants to introduce you to Master Karen Klock-Perez. She is the daughter of the Miami Tae Kwon Do school’s owners Grand Master Diego Perez and Master Mary Beth Klock-Perez. Karen grew up in the school since it first started in 1988. Master Karen is the manager and head instructor of the Tae Kwon Do school. It is easy to find her, as she’s involved with all the school activities. Karen is not only a skilled martial artist, but a talented instructor as well.

Like the rest of her family, Karen was exposed to Tae Kwon Do at an early age as she was crawling in the karate school. As a child of both Masters, she was familiar with the curriculum. Regardless of the fact she was family, Karen went from white to black belt like everyone else. After Karen became a black belt, she chose to be around and learn from other instructors. Mast Karen Perez has learned so much over the years as a martial artist as well as instructor and continues to do so. In the 2002 she officially became a certified instructor.

At a very young age, she has accomplished a lot as an instructor. Karen was featured as “Celebrity Instructor” in a prominent Martial Arts Trade Magazine in 2010. She was also a speaker at the United Professionals National Convention in Arizona. Better Families instructor Master Karen is also an innovator as she started the groundbreaking “Tiny Dragons” program that is now being introduced to schools nationwide. Tiny Dragons is a program where 2-4 year old are taught discipline, respect, structure and martial arts. Over the years Master Karen Klock-Perez has grown to become a successful martial artist, instructor and role model in the community as she continues to improve each and everyday.

Check Out Our Better Families Awesome Videos

These days everyone enjoys viewing pictures and videos over reading. Pictures and videos go straight to the point and leave interpretation for viewers. Hundreds of words can simply be explained in one video. Youtube is one of the most used websites on the internet as they exclusively display free videos. These videos can be viewed by anyone with internet access. This is why businesses everywhere creates their own Youtube account for viewers online. Better Families is one of these businesses that have their own youtube account.

Miami Tae Kwon Do school has videos posted online of their students and events for viewers everywhere. This account is for students and anyone that would be interested in Tae Kwon Do. Martial arts are something that is difficult to explain verbally without visual display. This is why Better Families created a media so they can show what their all about. These awesome videos show clips of Grand Master Diego Perez, Master Mary Beth Klock Perez, Karen Perez and more. There are both solo and group performances from Miami Tae Kwon Do martial artists. Videos from Better Families displays athleticism with martial arts technique.

Those who are not familiar with Tae Kwon Do can view of sample of the martial arts from the comfort of their own home. One would not have to travel to Better Families in order to see what they do. One can rate and comment on videos they have seen to show their approval or disapproval. Students of Better Families are welcome to share any videos they have displaying Miami Tae Kwon Do. Whether you are a student or not, check out some of our awesome videos from the Better Families Youtube channel.

Visit Our Student Area on

Better Families has been making a strong push in the online world. Miami Tae Kwon Do school is updating their site and social media for students and their families. Website provides a number of sections to learn more about the Tae Kwon Do school. One of the sections on includes the student area. This page provides a formal introduction to new students from both Master and Grand Master Perez. We want to welcome you both in person and online to our website.

Student area page gives you can overview regarding everything you will gain from training. Students will be able to enjoy life to the fullest with a greater sense of confidence, fitness, self-defense skills and self-discipline. Miami Tae Kwon Do students are encourages remaining focused and having a set of goals to accomplish. These students will become faster, stronger, agile and more flexible. Stamina will be gained, as students of Better Families become great athletes. Having a lot of energy, stamina and confidence creates a positive attitude. Positive attitude creates an outlook that makes life easier and more enjoyable. People with a positive attitude are more likely to stand back up after falling down. Respect, positive attitude and self-discipline are some of the main principles that are encouraged by Better Families.

Miami Tae Kwon Do instructors are fully committed to their students throughout their development. Master Mary Beth Klock Perez and Grand Master Diego Perez oversee everything along with encouragement and offering a lending hand. We like to show our appreciation for students and their families to trust us to help develop them.  Students are developed as a martial artist, athlete, student, friend and family member.

Keep Up with Classes on Google Calendar

We are always looking for ways to make life easier. This is especially true when it comes to remembering things to do. Most of us are overwhelmed with obligations between school, school, exercising, friends, family, house chores and more. Some of us use Google calendar to help remind us about things we have to do through the day and week. Google helps us by sending a reminder before the event. This calendar is completely customizable with however you want to use it. People who use Google can easily say how it has made their lives easier.

This is why Better Families is looking to work with Google to make your life easier. Miami Tae Kwon Do school has recently added a Google calendar to their site. This calendar allows you to simply click on an event on it, from there it goes straight in your Google calendar. Better Families wants to offer convenience for their students so that they can be reminded about classes. People spend much stress and effort about trying to remember something such as Miami Tae Kwon Do classes. This feature allows students to be one click away from Better Families events being added to their Google calendar. People will not have to copy/paste or write in events on their calendar.

Students will also be able to be updated on weekly scheduling from the Better Families site. This will save students from showing up on a day that the Miami Tae Kwon Do school happens to be closed. Students and parents will appreciate this feature, as it is helpful and will create convenience. Everyone can use some convenience into his or her daily routine. Keep up with classes on Google Calendar on the Better Families website.

In the Spotlight: Grand Master Diego Perez

Better Families wants to highlight the one and only Grand Master Diego Perez. He is an 8th degree black who has practiced martial arts for over four decade. At a young age he was a largely accomplished martial artists. Over twenty years ago Diego was honored as the youngest person to earn the rank of Master in Jhoon Rhee System. Jhoon Rhee is the grand master who brought Tae Kwon Do over to America from Korea. Grand Master Perez was an undefeated Caribbean champion in musical forms and full contact fighting. Diego has accomplished more at a young age than many have in a lifetime. Outside of martial arts; in addition he has appeared in many television shows and movies. For example he was a part of “ Only the Strong”, “The Crew”, Mortal Contact”, “Transporter 2” and “Drug Wars”.

He was originally from Puerto Rico and moved to America to create the foundation for Better Families. Diego Perez helped the Miami Tae Kwon Do school grow into the business it is today Diego has become a sought after national speaker and martial arts consultant. Grand Master is also an amazing instructor who has produced numerous state, national and world champions. Art of teaching is another skill set within it. Many martial artists have trouble passing on their greatness to other students and instructors. Diego Perez is able to find a champion in each of his students at the Miami Tae Kwon Do school.

Better Families is a school that takes pride in bettering the lives of their students and families. Grand Master Perez helps lead the way to create a positive influence on children and adults everywhere. His wife Master Mary Beth Klock-Perez is the co-owner with him for Better Families. Diego is a great father, role model, instructor and martial artist for children and adults to learn from.