Pamela Banson, Kumon Math and Reading Center of Hopkinton
Pamela's educational background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and a Master of Science degree in Actuarial Science. She has been a Kumon Instructor since 2001. One of her main aspirations in life is to be able to impart her love for learning by helping kids gain self-confidence, develop academic discipline and motivation.
Her instructional philosophies include:
She believes in the student understanding and acquiring solid fundamental skills. This will require focus and practice.
She believes in healthy learning. The student should always work on the appropriate level and pace. This will bring about confidence, enthusiasm and predictable progress to higher Kumon levels of study.
She believes in the true partnership between student, instructor and parents. Success is achieved through proper guidance of the instructor, discipline of the student to do daily work and encouragement of the parents.