If you’ve searched online for information about math programs, you’ll no doubt have come across IXL®, Mathnasium® and Kumon®. You’ll also have found many reviews of these programs and noticed that amo…

##### Kumon Math vs Thinkster Math – a Detailed Review

Are you looking to help your child in math? A math tutor can help your child grasp math concepts they do not understand. If Kumon® Math and Thinkster Math are two program choices you are considering, …

##### 10 Reasons Why Former Kumon Math Teachers Choose to Work with Thinkster Math

Personalized math problems and real-time feedback are just a few of the many reasons former Kumon® math tutors are making the switch. Many parents are still choosing center-based tutoring but former K…

##### Why former Kumon instructors prefer Thinkster Math

Many parents are curious as to what the differences between Thinkster Math and Kumon® are. In an earlier blog, we highlighted some of the differences from a parent’s perspective. Our Thinkster coaches…

##### How to Feel Less Guilty About Math Homework

Do you worry about how to effectively help with Math homework?…

##### 8 Things Maths Insider Loves About Thinkster Math

This blog post was written by Caroline Mukisa. She runs the Maths Insider blog and is also a Thinkster Math coach. As a former Kumon instructor who now works as an instructor with Thinkster Math, I’m…

##### Why You Should Explore Other Alternatives to Kumon Tutoring This School Year

With school back in session, kids around the country are back in the classroom learning math. Inevitably, some of those kids are going to struggle or need enrichment beyond their current grade level, …

##### Accelerated Math Alternatives to Kumon

Kumon® has emerged as one of the most popular tutoring centers over the past two decades. In addition to catering to children struggling in math, Kumon is an option for parents who want to expose thei…

##### Thinkster Math did it in 1 year what Kumon could not do in 3 years!

Last month, my daughter came home with her CMT (Connecticut Mastery Test) report for the 4th grade. We were surprised to see the results. Before I talk about the results, let me share some backgroun…

##### Advice from an ex Kumon parent

We’ve been asking our Thinkster members to give us feedback on the program. This is the text of an email that one new Thinkster member sent us last week:…