Seven weeks of great educators: Congratulations Pauline Crump!

Seven KinderCare Education employees will celebrate 40 years (or more) with the company this year. We’re honoring each of those educators in ONE with our “7 weeks of great educators” series. This week we meet Pauline Crump, an assistant director at the 76th Street KinderCare Learning Center in Milwaukie, Wisc., celebrating her 40th anniversary with…

No juice? No problem!

Last year, we removed juice from our menus in favor of water and unflavored milk. Instead of serving juice, which is packed with added sugar and liquid calories, we are proud to serve our children a variety of alternatives that are full of vitamins, minerals, and fiber. In 2015 alone, we served 50,000 gallons of…

Goodbye, fries!

Our approach to nutrition is about more than simply feeding children—we aim to introduce a variety of foods, textures, and delicious flavors to help children develop healthy eating habits for life. In 2015, we said farewell to fried foods and hello to fresh, seasonal menus. We took the feedback we got from parents to heart…

Jo McMurray: Taking care of business

Jo McMurray has staying power. Celebrating 12 years at KinderCare Education this month, McMurray started with the company as a temp and was hired full time as soon as she was eligible. Her first role was as an executive assistant for the Education team and, after a number of changes, she moved to the Talent…