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Progress in small steps: The Kumon worksheets are designed to nurture self-learning

The Kumon worksheets have been carefully designed to advance in small steps enabling students to progress smoothly, while learning at a level that is most appropriate for them. Examples and explanations are clearly provided when moving on to new topics, encouraging students to self-learn and advance independently at all times.

The Kumon Method has been consistent for over 50 years, however the worksheets are constantly revised to maximize students' potential

Kumon is accepted in 50 countries and regions, despite differences in lifestyle, educational system, and culture

The Kumon Method is a student-centered method of learning. By observing students, Kumon constantly evaluates and revises the worksheets of all of the programs to ensure there is nothing hindering students from progressing smoothly.

Math Program

Mastering calculation skills to progress to high school mathematics

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English (EE) Program

Developing high reading skills as well as reading habits for native English speakers

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English (EFL) Program

Developing strong reading comprehension ability through learning English as a foreign language

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Pencil Skills Program

Helping young children acquire basic pencil control skills

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Student Testimonials

Read the experiences of those students Kumon has helped nurture

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Being More Confident

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Kumon is my Spirit

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Success is a Journey

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Yesterday, today, and tomorrow we at Kumon always have, and always will, place the utmost importance on continuing to learn.

President Kumon Institute of Education Co., Ltd.

Instructors and staff continuously learn from students.

Words of the founder of
Kumon that we value.

Through the Kumon Method we aim to
foster sound, capable individuals
who can succeed in achieving
their goals in life.

Click here for a detailed
explanation of the secret
behind the Kumon Method.

Click here to read about the essential role of the Instructor for the Kumon Method.

One father’s love for his son gave birth to the Kumon Method of learning.

Kumon has a dream, a dream of world peace brought about by education.

Timeless and borderless, Kumon does its all for each and every individual.

It began with children in Japan and now extends to students all around the world.

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