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Discovering True Potential: An Early Learner’s Journey through Kumon

In many ways, Michael is a typical eight-year-old boy. He enjoys playing baseball and basketball and participating in cub scouts. He loves to read Harry Potter books and enjoys anything related to science. What the average person wouldn’t realize is that Michael tested at a tenth grade math level as a third grader and received

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Child Reading

Fear of math word problems? Why developing reading ability may be the solution to help your child.

Can you solve this word problem?
A pen and a pencil cost one dollar and twenty cents in total. The pen costs one dollar more than the pencil. How much does the pencil cost?
The answer is 10 cents. Did you get it right?

If you broke out in a cold sweat at

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Meet Angela and Christina, Sisters Who Benefited from Kumon in Completely Different Ways

Diagnosed with autism at the age of three, Angela enrolled in Kumon for the life skills. Her younger sister, Christina, enrolled to advance her math and reading skills. The sisters inspired each other along their unique paths to “J by 6”, which is the study of advanced algebra and critical reading (Level J in

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4 Ways Kumon Helps Preschoolers Develop Important Handwriting Skills

As we watch three-year-olds easily navigate iPads and teens communicate primarily through smart phones, it’s easy to question the value of handwriting in today’s society. While it may not seem as important as it used to be, research indicates that handwriting positively influences reading, writing, language and critical thinking. Without overcomplicating things, the brain just

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