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Kumon Staff Pick: Fever, 1793

  RRL Title: Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson Grade/Kumon Level of Book: 9-12/H – 7   Why do you personally enjoy this book? Fever, 1793 is a moving work of historical fiction that, once begun, is a hard one to put down. While it is a quick read, the character development is such that […]

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Finding the motivation to continue learning during the summer can be a challenge. 13-year-old Kumon dual program completer shares advice on perseverance.

  Gold medal athlete. Not many 13 year-olds have the privilege of receiving such an honor. Add to that another remarkable achievement at a young age, Kumon dual program completer. To say that Ethan Sen is an inspiration to other young Kumon students would be an understatement. As a member of the USA Taekwondo National […]

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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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