NOVI, Mich., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Families nationwide are invited to help make the back-to-school transition a smooth one for their infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers and school-aged children. On Thursday, Aug. 4, nearly 1,000 Childtime, La Petite Academy, Tutor Time and The Children's Courtyard early child care centers will host families from 5-7 p.m. to provide a glimpse of the great things the school year has in store.
Whether it's a new classroom, a new teacher or the first year in a school setting, transitioning to a new environment is a major milestone for children and their parents. The Back-to-School Night Open House clears up the mystery by giving the entire family a chance to explore what the school has to offer. Families can:
- Visit their child's spaces
- Interact with their child's teachers
- Socialize with other families
- Experience enrichment programs
- Share a hands-on experience with their child, utilizing the curriculum
Parents with infants will enjoy activities that foster achievements while building cognitive and fine motor skills. Toddlers and two-year-olds will enhance their socialization skills. Preschool and Pre-kindergarten families will focus on Kindergarten preparedness. School-agers will have an absolute blast discovering the fun of the before and after care program.
Just for dropping in to the Back-to-School Night Open House, families will have a chance to win a $1,000 Target® gift card (restrictions apply).
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).
About Learning Care Group, Inc.
Headquartered in Novi, Mich., Learning Care Group provides early education and care services to children ages six 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.
Learning Care Group operates more than 1,000 schools (corporate and franchise) across 36 states, the District of Columbia and internationally, and has a system-wide capacity to serve 156,000 children.
SOURCE Learning Care Group Inc.