Welcome to the Family & Congratulations!

Each month, we welcome new faces to our KinderCare Education family. Get to know our new friends below, and don’t be afraid to say hello! Nicole Amend, Operations Business Partner Start date: 1/30/2017 Share a bit about your professional background: I’m a project manager, operations consultant and coach with a background in education operations and service…

Put children first and the rest falls into place: Meet Champions Quality Achievement Award winner Lynn Houser

Each year, Champions honors site directors who go above and beyond in creating a high quality before-and-after school environment. Quality Achievement Award Winner Lynn Houser, who leads the Champions preschool program at Oakwood Elementary School in Lemont, Ill., believes that as long as every teacher puts the best interests of their students first, everything else…

KinderCare centers celebrate the season of giving

Introducing children to their sense of community at an early age gives them a sense of belonging, ownership, and social concern. The holidays are the season of giving, and at KinderCare Education centers across the country, children learned just how satisfying it can be to help those in need. A show of support despite the…

Welcome to the Family!

  Lyssa Horvath, Curriculum and Content Developer II Start date: 10/17/2016 Share a bit about your professional background: I came to KCE from Nike, where I worked as a Preschool Teacher in one of their onsite Child Development Centers. Before that I lived in Philadelphia and worked at Arch Street Preschool, where I learned to celebrate children…

Never fear! Your BFF at work is here!

We all have those days: Days when you want to crawl back into bed and start over again. Shauna Kelly, the prekindergarten teacher at the Moorpark KinderCare center in Calif., had a rough day recently. Her co-teacher, Meena Zulmai, noticed and came to work the next day with a surprise – a card and flowers…