True or false: paying a lot of money for a product or service means that you get incredible value from it. While you may want to jump and answer ‘true’, this isn’t always the case. Do you remember whe…

##### How to Help Your Child Solve Math Word Problems

When I was a middle school teacher, I used to ask my students how their other classes were going and what they had learned that day. On the days they shared that their math lesson focused on word prob…

##### Are You Searching for ‘Mathnasium® Near Me’ on Google?

There are many different math tutoring options available for your child. This is why you may feel overwhelmed when you start searching for the best tutoring solution for your child’s learning style, n…

##### Why Being an Online Math Tutor Means More Money and High Satisfaction

As a math tutor, you know that there are many different types of job opportunities available. You can work in a math learning center like Kumon® or Mathnasium®, become a franchise owner of a learning …

##### 5 Types of Jobs Available for a Math Tutor

If you’re a math teacher looking to make some money outside of classroom teaching, becoming a math tutor is a great opportunity. As a part-time or full-time position, tutors across the United States m…

##### Why Searching for a Kumon Tutor is a Dead End

Parents search for a tutor because they want their child to receive support so that they can improve their academic skills. It may be challenging for parents to help their kids themselves, as they hav…

##### Why Only Doing Math Drills Won’t Help Make Your Child the Next Einstein

“Everyone, clear your desks. When I say go, flip your papers over and start!” In early elementary school, math drills used to be the focal point of many math class lessons. Teachers would place papers…

##### 5 Reasons Why Opening a Kumon Franchise May Not Make Sense

When is the last time you heard someone say, “I want to open a video rental store?” Probably not in the last ten years. While there may be a feeling of nostalgia for customers visiting a video rental …

##### Why Former Kumon Math Instructors Prefer Thinkster Math

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

##### Thinkster Math – a Compelling Alternative to Traditional Math Tutoring Programs like Kumon, Mathnasium, Sylvan, Huntington, and Others

Have you ever thought about how choosing a math tutoring program for your child is kind of like choosing a car? You don’t ask the dealer to show you the most expensive or cheapest car. You check out a…