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  • www.kumongroup.com
  • Yodogawa, Japan
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1958
  • Company - Private
  • Education & Training Services
  • $25 to $100 million (USD)


Kumon began with a parent's love. Determined to help his eight-year-old son, a math teacher named Toru Kumon developed the materials and guiding principles of the Kumon Method. Today, Kumon is the world's largest after-school Math and Reading learning program for preschool ...
Mission: We believe in the potential of each child, and our mission is to help all children in North America acquire basic academic skills and become self-learners. To accomplish this, we will bring the maximum benefits of the Kumon Method to as many children as possible, regardless of ...

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Parents- with Covid likely causing virtual school I’d want an after school program like Kumon but at home. Maybe find a tutor who practices that method? Where can I find one? I had a mean Korean lady that annoyed me so much that I became good at math- looking for someone just like that 😂 Northern Virginia area



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200 Ratings
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"Good place to work part time"

Nov 17, 2022 - Academic Tutor
Positive Outlook
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-- flexible -- good hours


-- repetitive -- sometimes boring
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Applied online33%
Employee Referral19%

  1. Classroom Assistant Interview

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    Only a few questions & give me an example tasks. Asked about my CV etc and qualifications. Was around 30 minutes and interviewers were very nice. 2 people interviewed me.

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Kumon Awards & Accolades

  • No. 1 Tutoring Services FranchiseEntrepreneur Magazine2012
  • Fastest Growing FranchisesEntrepreneur2012

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What is paid time off like at Kumon?

...good schedule and allows for time off...

February 16, 2022

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