“You can always do more, as long as you dream of more. It just needs the chance that dedication gives, and the wisdom that failure offers.” My grandfather was one of the people who encouraged me to take the Kumon Program. I always felt blessed to have opportunities to improve myself that he didn’t have when he was a student. So, when my
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A Kumon Reading Program Completer shares her experiences and how Kumon brought out her confidence and made her realize her capabilities. Read her sharing in this Kumon Philippines blog.
Kumon is like medicine. In the beginning, it tastes a bit bitter, but as time goes by, one gets used to its taste. When the benefits of the medicine start to take effect, it means your body is getting healthier and healthier. Looking closely, Kumon is a bit difficult to get used to. But as soon as you get used to it, you
*This was Trassandra Jewelle Ipapo’s speech during the 2019 Advanced Students’ Forum last November 10, 2019 at the Manila Marriott Hotel, Pasay City. Never in my Kumon journey did I imagine that I would be where I am right now. Speaking in events is a great privilege since I saw myself as nothing more than just another happy kid sitting at the back
My Kumon journey started when my mom saw an advertisement along the road, and decided that my cousin and I should give it a try. We then went to Kumon Matina Center, answered some worksheets and I thought, “why not?” The problems seemed so easy and I had fun answering them! After that, I kept telling my mom that I should go to
Being part of the 2019 Advanced Students’ Forum is just one of the many milestones in my Kumon journey. With this, I am excited and humbled to share with all of you how my journey has been. Back then, I was not familiar with what Kumon was all about, but my parents thought it would be of great help to me before I
The following story is from Steven Patrick Yu’s speech during the Advanced Students’ Forum last September 2018 at Radisson Blu Hotel, Cebu City. My Kumon journey started when I was three years old. I still remember when I first stepped inside the Center – I cried because I didn’t know where I was and what was going to happen. As I grew older,