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Oct 16, 2013, 14:00 ET
Children at Learning Care Group schools take a daily dance break to Grow Fit.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group)

Take a Dance Break and Grow Fit

Stop what you're doing.  Turn up the music and dance!  A new daily custom is sweeping across the country as more than 100,000 children...

Apr 15, 2013, 06:00 ET
Learning Care Group, Inc. Names John Lichtenberg Chief Marketing Officer.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Learning Care Group, Inc. Names John Lichtenberg Chief Marketing Officer

 Learning Care Group, Inc. announces that John Lichtenberg will join the organization as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) effective today....

Mar 20, 2013, 14:15 ET
Learning Care Group celebrates National Nutrition Month.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group)

Learning Care Group Serves Up Recipe for Lifelong Wellness with Grow Fit

 What will your preschooler eat at school today?  You might be pleasantly surprised.  Learning Care Group is making a widespread...

Jan 31, 2013, 06:00 ET
Students, families and teachers at more than 900 Learning Care Group schools nationwide have collected more than 7,700 new bedtime books and nearly 6,300 new cozy pajamas to help give thousands of underserved children a good night's sleep this winter. The drive, part of the Great Sprout Tuck-In, has helped teach the valuable lessons of kindness and generosity during the Season of Giving at Childtime, The Children's Courtyard, La Petite Academy and Tutor Time.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group)

Learning Care Group and Sprout® Nurture Generosity at Schools Nationwide

 Students, families and teachers at more than 900 Learning Care Group schools nationwide have collected more than 7,700 new bedtime books and...

Dec 28, 2012, 06:00 ET
Make prioritizing family time one of your New Year resolutions. Check out these other family friendly suggestions from Learning Care Group.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

New Year Resolutions for Parents: Follow These Family-Focused Suggestions from Learning Care Group

 Thinking about how to make the most of 2013?  Learning Care Group offers these recommendations that will make a lasting difference for...

Dec 11, 2012, 06:00 ET
Learning Care Group.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Learning Care Group Celebrates Season of Giving with Sprout®

'Tis the Season of Giving at Childtime, The Children's Courtyard, La Petite Academy and Tutor Time, as children at more than 900 schools...

Nov 21, 2012, 06:00 ET
This holiday season, instead of the latest toy fad, Learning Care Group asks families to consider giving toys that inspire learning all year long and spark a child's interest, ability and imagination.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Educational Toys Can Be Fun

 Every holiday season, families frantically shop for the "it" toy of the year and often see the gift quickly discarded for the next big...

Oct 19, 2012, 06:00 ET
Learning Care Group.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Learning Care Group Makes Nationwide Pledge to 'Grow Fit'

- Learning Care Group officially launches 'Grow Fit' program encouraging balanced nutrition practices and physical activity in more than...

Sep 18, 2012, 11:18 ET
Learning Care Group provides early education and child care services to children ages 6 weeks to 13 years under its umbrella of brands: The Children's Courtyard, Childtime Learning Centers, La Petite Academy, Montessori Unlimited and Tutor Time Child Care/Learning Centers.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Learning Care Group, Inc. Names Susan Canizares Chief Academic Officer

Learning Care Group, Inc. announces today that Susan Canizares, Ph.D., will join the organization as Chief Academic Officer (CAO) effective Oct....

Aug 28, 2012, 13:30 ET
Learning Care Group.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group)

Ten Tips from Learning Care Group to Get Your Family Ready for School

 We're still enjoying the summertime fun, but a new school year is now upon us!  You can help prepare your family and avoid a...

May 01, 2012, 17:39 ET
Learning Care Group provides early education and child care services to children ages 6 weeks to 13 years under its umbrella of brands: The Children's Courtyard, Childtime Learning Centers, La Petite Academy, Montessori Unlimited and Tutor Time Child Care/Learning Centers.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Learning Care Group, Inc. Names Mark R. Bierley Chief Financial Officer

 Learning Care Group, Inc. announces today that Mark R. Bierley will join the organization as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective June 11,...

Jan 12, 2012, 06:14 ET
National "Back to School" Open House Night on August. 4, from 5-7 p.m, gives thousands strong start for new school year.  To find the closest participating local school, visit: La Petite Academy (www.lapetite.com), Childtime (www.childtime.com), Tutor Time (www.tutortime.com) and The Children's Courtyard (www.childrenscourtyard.com).  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group Inc.)

Learning Care Group and Sprout® Celebrate Children's Kindness at Schools Nationwide

 Thousands of families are gathering this week to recognize their children's good deeds and demonstrations of empathy during...

Nov 22, 2011, 04:45 ET
National "Back to School" Open House Night on August. 4, from 5-7 p.m, gives thousands strong start for new school year.  To find the closest participating local school, visit: La Petite Academy (www.lapetite.com), Childtime (www.childtime.com), Tutor Time (www.tutortime.com) and The Children's Courtyard (www.childrenscourtyard.com).  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group Inc.)

Learning Care Group Offers 10 Tips for Happy Holiday Travel with Children

 'Tis the season of get-togethers and holiday travels.  While it's a joyous time of year, the hustle and bustle can create anxiety for...

Oct 31, 2011, 15:21 ET
For early literacy information, visit our blog at www.learningcaregroup.com.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group Inc.)

Early Literacy Is a Top Priority for Parents of Young Children

How do you know you've chosen the right path for your son or daughter's success?  Every child is unique, and finding the right early...

Oct 05, 2011, 17:23 ET
Learning Care Group Teams with Sprout(R) to Champion Literacy and Kindness.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group, Inc.)

Learning Care Group Teams with Sprout® to Champion Literacy and Kindness

Learning Care Group is working hand-in-hand with 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout to engage children in reading and to promote kindness...

Aug 26, 2011, 05:14 ET
Learning Care Group.  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group)

Tackle Your Worries and Make the Back-to-School Season Fun

Battling back-to-school worries?  This time of year, parents have many questions – from how to transition from a laidback summer...

Aug 03, 2011, 13:14 ET
National "Back to School" Open House Night on August. 4, from 5-7 p.m, gives thousands strong start for new school year.  To find the closest participating local school, visit: La Petite Academy (www.lapetite.com), Childtime (www.childtime.com), Tutor Time (www.tutortime.com) and The Children's Courtyard (www.childrenscourtyard.com).  (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group Inc.)

Nationwide Open House Night to Give Thousands Strong Start for Back-to-School Season

Families nationwide are invited to help make the back-to-school transition a smooth one for their infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers and school-aged...

Apr 12, 2011, 13:29 ET
Childtime Celebrates New School Opening in Mason, Ohio with Open House on May 14 from 10am - 2pm. (PRNewsFoto/Learning Care Group Inc., Joe Vaughn)

Learning Care Group Celebrates Week of the Young Child

Over 1,000 childcare centers in Learning Care Group's brand portfolio will celebrate Week of the Young Child in exciting ways, from special parent...

Mar 24, 2011, 11:35 ET

Win a Free Year of Tuition at Learning Care Group Summer Open House Event

Learning Care Group, Inc. – the second largest provider of early education and child care in North America – will be hosting Summer...

Mar 16, 2011, 14:28 ET

Learning Care Group, Inc. Raises Over $600,000 for Make-A-Wish Foundation®

Learning Care Group, Inc., the second largest early education and child care provider in North America, is pleased to announce that its family of...