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Stephanie Zhao

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

taking test

5 Easy Tips to Prepare for Standardized Testing Season

Help your child become a confident and prepared test-taker.
For most around the country, the month of March kicks-off standardized testing season and that can leave parents feeling overwhelmed. Whether you have a grade schooler preparing for the state’s standardized test or a high schooler preparing for the SAT, testing can be stressful for

what are your goals?

4 Simple Tips for Setting Goals with Your Child in the New Year

New Year’s resolutions aren’t just for adults! Help your child kick off the New Year right with these easy tips.
January is the perfect time for a fresh start. Have you discussed with your child what his goals are for the New Year? Allow him to set his own goals, so he can truly experience

A Smarter Bedtime Routine

Guest Tips: How to Make Your Sleep Routine Smarter for Your Child

The following post was written by Alanna McGinn, Certified Infant and Toddler Sleep Consultant and Founder of Good Night Sleep Site – a Global Pediatric and Family Sleep Team.
During the school year, heading to bed at a decent time and getting a good night’s sleep is important for children. A well-rested child will display better cognitive ability,