Learning to master a very specific set of behaviors may be able to help young kids excel in math and reading when kindergarten comes around. Check out these tips from Noodle Expert Dominique Ciccarelli.
Education Expert, Child Development Specialist, Spokesperson
Dominique Ciccarelli is the spokesperson for Kumon North America. She began her Kumon career seven years ago as the director of a company-owned learning center, instructing 200 math and reading students in New York City. Next, she revamped and launched a new training program for Kumon Instructors in the United States and Canada. Using previous experience as a qualitative researcher for an education non-profit, Ms. Ciccarelli then created an ongoing research project on reading instruction and student performance. Studying child development, Ms. Ciccarelli holds a Bachelor of Science degree from New York University and a Master of Education degree from Harvard University.