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Congratulations to Lucy O’rear for obtaining the 9th rank abacus operator licence!

Congratulations!  11 months ago, Lucy passed the All Japan Abacus Federation’s abacus licensing examination in the 9th rank, at our Institute in Dubai.  Today, she finally got her certificate!  Well done!  Now she is preparing…

Shapes, colours and numbers as a gift for you! What a joy!

Our 3 and 5 year old students coloured an abacus sheet with our ISHIDO-SHIKI abacus characters, and exchanged it as a gift.  Colouring is considered a right-brain activity, and so is the abacus.  If we…

Our students are studying very diligently!

These siblings (13 and 10) were initially reluctant to come to the trial lesson, but after they experienced the joy of the Japanese abacus training, they actually insisted to enrol.  Now they are amongst the…

The BurJuman Winter Tunnel is still open until this Saturday, 23 January!

BurJuman Centre always has something fun for children.  This winter, it was the Winter Tunnel.  You still have time to come and join the fun and take some pictures.  Why not come and take a…

Come for a FREE TRIAL and meet Whitebear!

Call 04-272-1200 to book your free trial now!

Our Saturday slots are filling up, so hurry up!

We have opened in BurJuman Centre, Dubai!

We have opened in BurJuman Centre!

Abacus for all nationalities…

We are very blessed to have children from many different nationalities, such as these children from our most recent winter course — two wonderful sisters from Lebanon, and a lovely little girl who is half…

Teaching Indian children the Japanese abacus

The Japanese abacus is attracting the attention of more and more people around the world, particularly in the Indian sub-continent.  Here, I am teaching abacus to Indian and Japanese students in Japan.  One question many…