What kind of business can a teacher start?

Lipi Singh

As a chief assistant at her mother’s Kumon Center, Lipi Singh always had a heart for educating others. But after college and receiving dual bachelors’ degrees, she wanted to experience more in the corporate world.

While she enjoyed being on her own for a few years, it wasn’t giving her the same satisfaction of helping students at her mother’s Kumon Center. She decided she wanted to give back to her community. Educating students wasn’t just a side job for extra money anymore. She decided to become a Kumon Instructor at the Kumon Math and Reading Center of Coppell – East.

“My mother has always been my biggest mentor growing up, and because of her, I knew that I wanted to have my own business but still make an impact on the community – and Kumon is the perfect fusion of that,” said Lipi Singh, Instructor of Kumon of Coppell – East. “To learn concepts years above grade level independently is a miraculous skill in itself, and I look forward to fostering that ability at my center.”

When Lipi made the decision to open her own center and to join her mother as a Kumon Instructor, she was met with extensive support.

Becoming a Kumon Franchisee is an attractive business opportunity for many aspiring entrepreneurs of all ages with a passion for giving back. Up to $37,100 in startup cost assistance is available, along with detailed training and staff that will guide you through each step of the way to ensure success. Kumon is a supplemental education program that aims to unlock students’ full potential by increasing academic independence, confidence, and study skills. Through daily worksheet study, students that are enrolled in Kumon often end up mastering material far beyond grade level. Learn more about the Kumon Method today.

“I have a passion for instructing and love working with children, but I believe the most important skill that we can have as individuals is to be independent,” said Singh. “I want my students to be the best version of themselves and have the confidence to confront any challenge they may face. The skills that are learned at Kumon are not carried for only a year or five years, they are carried for a lifetime.”

About Kumon Math & Reading Centers:

Kumon is an after-school math and reading enrichment program that unlocks the potential of children, so they can achieve more on their own. As a comprehensive program, Kumon serves children in preschool through high school. The learning method uses an individualized approach that helps children develop a solid command of math and reading skills. Through daily practice and mastery of materials, students increase confidence, improve concentration, and develop better study skills.

About the Kumon Franchise Business

Kumon is an ideal small business for professionals. Kumon Franchisees must have a four-year college degree, be proficient in math and reading, have investment capital of $70,000 and a net worth of at least $150,000. Founded in 1958, Kumon has over four million students enrolled at nearly 26,000 learning centers in 55 countries and regions.