Book distributor Gazelle Book Services has signed a deal with learning provider Kumon Publishing.
Gazelle plans to distribute Kumon's books in the UK, Europe, Scandinavia and the Baltics. Kumon specialises in workbooks and learning aids for young children
Gazelle said: "The Kumon teaching methods have received international recognition for helping young children develop their maths, reading and writing skills. Kumon’s aim in developing the Kumon Method of learning is to help each individual child realise their full potential, which remains the shared mission of all Kumon enterprises today. Gazelle Book Services are excited to work with Kumon Publishing to distribute their educational books and the Kumon method to the UK, Continental Europe, Scandinavia and the Baltics."
Toru Kumon created the Kumon Method in the early 1950s to teach his son at home and Kumon Publishing North America (KPNA) was founded in 2004 and is the English-language subsidiary of Kumon Publishing Co., Ltd., one of the best-selling producers of children’s educational books in Japan.