Starting a Movement: Academies 2016

Two weeks ago, KinderCare Education Field Leaders gathered in San Diego, Calif., to learn just what it takes to start a movement. At this year’s Field Leader Academy, leaders from CCLC, Champions, and KinderCare learned new skills and left empowered to make an impact in their districts. Attendees learned about what it takes to “Start…

Maryland teachers earn child development associate

The staff at Kensington KinderCare in Abingdon, Md. are lifelong learners. That’s why so many of them take advantage of the Rasmussen child development associate program through the KinderCare Education education benefit. Jen Gott and Carrie Rush, teachers at the Kensington center, completed their CDA last summer. For both, it was all about continuing their education…

KU employee heads back to school thanks to company benefit

Imagine completing an associate’s degree in early childhood education without saving up for years, breaking the bank, taking time off work, or graduating with mountains of debt. With the T.E.A.C.H. (Teacher Education and Compensation Helps) scholarship, it’s possible, and teachers, center directors, and even district managers across the Knowledge Universe family of brands are taking…