Articles about reading

Did you know that approximately 49% of the working age population have the expected numeracy level of Primary school children?

To gain a deeper understanding of poor numeracy levels we looked into the National Numeracy Day (NNDAY) campaign and how the Kumon Maths Programme aspires to develop a love for numbers.
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Today is World Book Day! To celebrate the love of reading, we have noted some ideas on how you and your family can celebrate World Book Day.
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Two thirds (67%) of UK adults would like to read more, but nearly half (48%) admit they are too busy to read.
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Research by The Reading Agency reveals UK adults spend three months reading a book before deciding to ditch it; their representatives are encouraging us to move on sooner.
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At Kumon, we believe developing a love for reading is the cornerstone to all other education. Here are a few suggestions for ways to encourage your child to read and really benefit from the gains of engaging with literature.
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At this time of the year it can be tricky to find ways to entertain the whole family. Why not revisit some of these classic children's books to read together?
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