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7 Important Study Habits for School

To be successful at school, children need good study habits. It’s never too early to begin thinking about the skills needed in and outside of the classroom. Here are 7 study habits that are essential for students of all ages. Establish a study area at home. Find the perfect place to designate as the homework […]

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Celebrate Mathematics With These Three “Pi-Tastic” Activities!

3.14159265358979323846… Considering the fact that we pride ourselves in Mathematics at Kumon, we couldn’t skip over March 14th without celebrating Pi Day. We’d be doing you an injustice. In fact, our love for math is just like pi—irrational, constant and infinite in nature. Every year on March 14th, math lovers around the world celebrate Pi […]

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Harvard Bound Kumon Dual Program Completer Gives Advice on College Admissions Process

Less than six percent. That’s the overall acceptance rate into Harvard University each year. And it’s not just Harvard. In fact, all eight Ivy League schools have an acceptance rate below 15 percent. So what’s the key to helping your child not only get into their dream school, but one of the most prestigious in […]

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Happy “Read Across America Day!” Kick-off National Reading Month by Celebrating Dr. Seuss’ Birthday With These Fun Activities

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”- Dr. Seuss Every year at the beginning of March, children across the country kick-off National Reading Month by celebrating the birthday of the beloved Dr. Seuss and the many characters that have been immortalized […]

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7 Oral Reading Tips for Parents

  According to the National Center for Education statistics, only 53 percent of children age three to five are read to daily by a family member. Children who are read to at home enjoy a substantial advantage over children who are not. That starts from infancy and continues throughout schooling.   It is essential for […]

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