kumon method

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Kumon or Kumon Method (ˈkuːmɔːn)
 
n
a.  a method of teaching mathematics, reading, and languages in which students start at a level of work at which they have a firm grasp of facts and concepts and then, working at their own pace in an individualized study programme of problem-solving on worksheets, progress by small steps to more advanced levels of knowledge
 b.  (as modifier): Kumon mathematics
 
[C20: named after its founder, Toru Kumon (1914--95), a Japanese mathematics teacher]
 
Kumon Method or Kumon Method
 
n
 
[C20: named after its founder, Toru Kumon (1914--95), a Japanese mathematics teacher]

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