FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

Why does Smart Kids  Abacus center admit children only in the age group of 5 to 14 years?
It is scientifically proved that the growth of nerves and tissues is rapid only in this age group. It is also observed that that 75-85% of brain develops in this age group. Smart Kids  Abacus program, which is designed accordingly for whole brain development of the child, works extremely well in this age group.

A child less than 5 years cannot be admitted because the program requires a student to identify 1 to 9 objects as well as the tables up to 9. Similarly a 15 years child cannot be admitted because child will not be able to make the image of Abacus to do mental calculations.

Does the Smart Kids  Abacus program affect the school curriculum?
No, the Smart Kids  Abacus program has been designed in such a manner that it does not affect the school curriculum. Classes are once in a week for two hours on weekends. Smart Kids  Abacus program even helps a child to verify the answers using mental arithmetic at school.

Is there any crash course / summer course?
No, Smart Kids  Abacus program is based on consistent and steady practice about 10 to 15 minutes daily for 2years. So it cannot be done in summers or as a crash course in shorter span.

How does Smart Kids  Abacus Program ensure academic proficiency?
The result of the Smart Kids  Abacus is not confined to arithmetic only. The concept of thinking picture or image of abacus leads to better understanding, speed, accuracy, and enhance memory, which is basic for all academic studies. Thus the results of this program can be witnessed in all subjects.

How does the Smart Kids  Abacus Program help a child to face competition?
The basis of any competition is only speed & accuracy. Our program helps the student to achieve consistent accuracy and once this is achieved through constant practice the speed is improved. The accuracy and speed reflects on the memory of a child, which ensures that the child is accurate and fast in whatever he or she does.