Knowledge Universe to shine at 2014 NAEYC Conference

  A delegation of 75 stand-out center directors, award-winning educators and executives from Knowledge Universe will descend on Dallas this week for the National Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference. From the expo hall to a series of sessions, Knowledge Universe plans to highlight the KinderCare, CCLC and Champions brands, showcase KU…

Coming Soon: Professional Development Day

Are you ready for Professional Development Day on Monday, February 17? We’ve heard from our Education and Talent Management teams that there is a plethora of role-playing activities focusing on family engagement and parent communication. There’s even going to be a section set aside for teachers to spend updating their classrooms. “With how busy our…

KU earns Certificate of Achievement from Iron Mountain

Ever wonder where shredded paper ends up? Every time a container of shredded paper is taken away from Knowledge Universe, an Iron Mountain driver scans the bin which calculates the average weight. The result of tons of shreds of paper? A positive impact on the environment. This infographic represents what KU’s paper recycling has done…

The Science of Sundogs

What is a sundog? In order to learn about the atmospheric phenomenon—what it is and why it happens—school-age kids at Lakeville KinderCare did research using the internet and drew pictures of their findings. The atmospheric phenomenon “sundog” creates bright spots of light in the sky which appear like a halo around the sun. Though they…

Two Philadelphia Marathons

At 12 a.m. on Saturday, November 16, the on-campus child care center at Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital in the heart of Philadelphia officially changed hands from Bright Horizons to CCLC, and while participants in the Philadelphia Marathon ran past the center, KU’s team, including CCLC Regional Director Andrew Cohen, Director of Portfolio Management Nyssa…

Photo Break: Center Celebrates Red Sox Win

When the Red Sox won the World Series, it was a happy day for everyone in the center and a reason to celebrate their Boston pride. Everyone wore their Red Sox gear, made signs, and posed for this photo that they later sent to Red Sox Nation. Thank you to Center Director Laura Tusa for…

One Company, Three Brands in Action

CCLC Regional Director Jennifer Fairfield, KinderCare District Manager Andrea Osman and their teams worked closely to develop a plan to transition current families from the CACI CCLC center to a new center home. They scheduled times for families to tour the closest center and responded to concerns about the atmosphere of the new center by…