Children of America's expansion will make high quality childcare available to families in Wilmington
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (PRWEB) August 21, 2007
The announcement was made jointly by Thad Pryor, president and CEO, and Jim Perretty, executive vice president.
"Children of America's expansion will make high quality childcare available to families in Wilmington," said Pryor. "Based on our research, there is significant demand in this area for our centers and our approach to early childhood education."
The 10,000 square foot center in Wilmington will be open by spring 2008. The new center will be located at The Commons at Little Falls, a new Class A office complex at the intersection of Lancaster Pike (Route 48) and Centerville Road in New Castle County, Delaware.
Children of America currently operates 13 centers in Virginia and Pennsylvania and will open 32 additional facilities by 2008 in New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Michigan, Illinois, Pennsylvania and Virginia.
Curriculum Designed By National Expert
Children of America's learning curriculum is designed by Dr. Vicki Folds, one of the nation's leading child development experts. It includes:
-- "Tray Tasking" - Hands-on learning program promotes early reading and writing
-- Interactive "Old Towne Colony" teaches through fun activities
-- Baby signs for infants and Spanish for preschoolers
-- Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening (PALS)
Rigorous Safety Standards
Each center is designed with stringent safety features to protect every child. These include:
-- Centers require a unique PIN to gain access
-- Remote video monitoring with internet access for parents
-- Outdoor play areas built to the highest safety standards
About Children Of America
Founded in 1999, Children of America is a subsidiary of World Wide Child Care Corp. (WWCC), formerly known as International Child Care Corp. (ICCR).