Lakeland, Fl., Jan. 18, 2017 / — Thousands of parents in Lakeland, Florida will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged children. Kumon, the world’s largest after-school education franchise, is opening its first learning center in Polk County, Florida with the opening of Kumon of Lakeland–Highlands.
There are 14,105 math and reading students studying at 84 centers across the state of Florida.
“We are excited to bring the first Kumon Math and Reading Center to Polk County,” said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. “Kumon continues to prove that it’s a time-tested learning method that helps children reach their maximum potential. We are looking forward to helping as many children in the Lakeland Community discover a love of learning.”
Kumon’s Presence in Florida:
- 14,105 math and reading students studying at 84 centers
- First center opened in 1997
- 37 new centers opened in the last five years
The Kumon Method empowers children to become self-learners and is designed to advance children’s math and reading skills while fostering a love for learning. Kumon sparks critical thinking, establishes a pattern of success, and builds confidence that can lead to accelerated learning throughout life.
To learn more about the Kumon franchise opportunity, visit kumonfranchise.com.