Kumon Ranked “Best of the Best” by Entrepreneur Magazine

World’s Largest Education Franchise Takes the Lead in Tutoring Category for 17th Year

Teaneck, NJ (May 20, 2015) – In an ever-growing market of after-school learning programs, Kumon continues to lead the industry. As the world’s largest education franchisor, Kumon recently joined a select group of franchises highlighted as the 2015 “Best of the Best” in their industry categories by Entrepreneur Magazine. Among the 101 companies featured, Kumon is one of the 10 largest based on number of franchise units worldwide. With more than 25,000 global units, Kumon ranks third largest on the list.

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  • When your kids struggle or grow bored with school, extra-curricular programs could rekindle their love of learning.

  • “These results translated into a self-esteem boost that I didn’t anticipate,” Ms. Goldman said.

  • Teachers are recommending students who can benefit from Kumon’s instruction and, with parent involvement, are making the enrichment center an official partner in the learning process.

  • “The idea is not for Kumon students to be ‘tutored’ per se but to ‘self-propel’ through the material,” says center director Naomi Sazuki…

  • Even if your child prefers roving work stations to a dedicated desk, identify appropriate study spots and make sure she has all necessary supplies. “Try to pick the quietest areas in your home that will have as few distractions as possible,” advises Rima Muth from the national math and reading enrichment program Kumon.

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