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Tips and tricks to improve study skills, the foundation for daily learning.

What is the Kumon Method?

The Kumon Method instills in students the skills and mindset for learning new materials without being directly taught.
The Kumon Program is a home-based education system that aims to develop students’ academic ability and independence. Kumon materials incorporate methods for introducing new content in a way that enables students to learn without directly being taught


The SAT, Redesigned

Created by the College Board, the SAT is a standardized test widely used for college admissions in the United States. The SAT was recently redesigned to more closely follow what students are learning in school and to correspond with the Common Core. Students can take the new SAT starting in March 2016.
There are significant


How does Kumon help prepare students to become successful standardized test-takers?

To be successful on standardized tests, students must possess effective test-taking strategies. Through long-term study, Kumon students build a strong academic foundation in mental calculation, critical thinking, and reading ability, while developing these important test-taking strategies and skills:
Follow instructions and read questions carefully.
Reading the instructions and questions carefully is a simple, yet


Why is Dual Enrollment in Kumon Math and Reading Important?

Being enrolled in both the Kumon Math and Reading programs is necessary to develop the whole child. The Kumon Math Program develops strong problem-solving and calculation skills from the four basic operations through algebra and to calculus. The Kumon Reading Program builds excellent reading ability from understanding basic sentences to critically reading advanced literary texts.