Kumon Math & Reading Centers Expand into Reno Market
World’s Largest After-School Program Now Available to Thousands of Children in Washoe County
Teaneck, N.J. (August 20, 2014) – Kumon, the world’s largest after-school enrichment program, will open two new learning centers for the first time ever in Reno, Nev., this month. Outside of Reno, there are ten Kumon Math & Reading Centers in Nevada, all of which are located within the Las Vegas area. Thousands of Reno, Nev., parents will now have access to nearby Kumon learning centers for their pre-school to high school aged children.
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“These results translated into a self-esteem boost that I didn’t anticipate,” Ms. Goldman said.
Teachers are recommending students who can benefit from Kumon’s instruction and, with parent involvement, are making the enrichment center an official partner in the learning process.
“The idea is not for Kumon students to be ‘tutored’ per se but to ‘self-propel’ through the material,” says center director Naomi Sazuki…
Even if your child prefers roving work stations to a dedicated desk, identify appropriate study spots and make sure she has all necessary supplies. “Try to pick the quietest areas in your home that will have as few distractions as possible,” advises Rima Muth from the national math and reading enrichment program Kumon.