– Robin Raquedan-Kawaa’s passion for education has been a constant in her everyday life. Over two decades of experience working in the education non-profit industry allowed her to bring academic resources and services to families in need.
At home, Raquedan-Kawaa supplemented her own children’s education through the Kumon Math and Reading Program. She enjoyed the individualized aspect of Kumon that allowed her children to progress at their own pace. Raquedan-Kawaa has now embarked on her next journey in education as the new owner and Instructor of Kumon of Ewa – Villages West.
“I love that Kumon is an individualized program that allows students to progress at their own pace that is suitable to their needs and learning abilities,” said Robin Raquedan-Kawaa, owner and Instructor of Kumon of Ewa Villages - West. “I’ve always enjoyed interacting with students of all ages and abilities over the years and am feeling grateful that I can continue that through Kumon.”
Becoming a Kumon Franchisee is an attractive business opportunity for many aspiring entrepreneurss with a passion for education like Robin. Up to $36,000 in startup cost assistance is available, along with an extensive network of support.
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 want to inspire and motivate my students to achieve their goals and study above grade level, all while finding joy in learning,” said Raquedan-Kawaa. “I’m looking forward to developing self-learning and problem-solving skills in students that can be used both at home and in my center to conquer any obstacle they may face.”
Kumon is an after-school math and reading enrichment program that unlocks the potential of children, so they canachieve 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.
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 25,000 learning centers in 55 countries and regions.