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##### How Math Help Can Improve Confidence in Your 3rd-Grader

Every grade and subject is pivotal in a child’s education, and third-grade math is no exception! In fact, third-grade math is a massive year for stude…

##### How Early Math Help Leads to Better Academic Results

In Fall 2012, about 1 in 3 freshmen who entered the California State University system were forced into remedial math classes. In other words, 17,000 …

##### 5 Types of Jobs Available for a Math Tutor

If you’re a math teacher looking to make some money outside of classroom teaching, becoming a math tutor is a great opportunity. As a part-time or ful…

##### Why Searching for a Kumon Tutor is a Dead End

Parents search for a tutor because they want their child to receive support so that they can improve their academic skills. It may be challenging for …

##### Why Only Doing Math Drills Won’t Help Make Your Child the Next Einstein

“Everyone, clear your desks. When I say go, flip your papers over and start!” In early elementary school, math drills used to be the focal point of ma…

##### 4 Decimal Math Word Problems Your 5th Grader Should Be Able to Solve

Math word problems that include decimals are an important part of 5th-grade math. Students will face more complex math concepts as they transition int…

##### 5 Reasons Why Opening a Kumon Franchise May Not Make Sense

When is the last time you heard someone say, “I want to open a video rental store?” Probably not in the last ten years. While there may be a feeling o…

##### 3 Common Challenges Students Face with 8th Grade Algebra Problems

For some students, algebra is a very challenging topic. If you find that your child is struggling with 8th-grade algebra problems, here are three area…