Yearly Archives: 2014

  • From the Blog:

    Kiddie Academy Offers Life Essentials

    Kiddie Academy franchisees are proud of the contributions they make to their communities.  Only Kiddie Academy provides the kind of care that focuses on days filled with learning and fun, the key ingredients of our Life Essentials® curriculum. The parents who place their trust in Kiddie Academy know their children are learning and growing in a […]

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    Grandparents Make Great Franchisees!

    While many Kiddie Academy franchises are started by working parents, a growing number are also opened by grandparents.   Who better to know what children and parents need than someone who has years of experience?  Carol and Roy Haynes, owners of Kiddie Academy of Reynoldsburg, Ohio are perfect examples of this trend. Carol Haynes is passionate […]

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    Kiddie Academy in the News!

    One of the many ways we support our franchisees is through public relations and marketing efforts. Kiddie Academy recently developed an infographic for parents providing some great tips on how and why to choose educational toys for their little ones this holiday season. You’ll find it featured here several mommy blogs, as well as a […]

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    Educational Daycare Franchises for Non-Teachers

    Do you need to be a teacher or have an educational background to open an educational daycare franchise?  At Kiddie Academy, we tell potential franchisees that previous experience in child care is not a requirement – and that sometimes gets a puzzled response.  Wouldn’t it be important to have industry experience in order to run […]

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    Choosing the Right Daycare Franchise

    More entrepreneurs than ever are choosing franchising to realize their dream of owning their own business.  This is especially true in the daycare and childcare markets, where many options are available.  One way to help you to decide on which franchise to choose is to pay attention to the company’s brand, and read what parents […]

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    How to Choose An Educational Toy

    Kiddie Academy recently created a new infographic to help parents make smart toy choices for the holidays and all year long.   Kiddie Academy’s education team provides tips and ideas for parents on the Family Essentials blog.  Parents can also access a wide variety of free downloads in the “For Parents” section of the Kiddie Academy […]

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    Thinking Outside the Shoebox: How Zappos, Trader Joe’s and Google Create a Stimulating Work Environment

    There’s no greater feeling than waking up excited to come to work everyday. As a business owner, it’s important to foster that enthusiasm in your employees. Maintaining a great energy at your company will affect the mood of your staff and the satisfaction of your customers. Some of people’s favorite businesses attribute success to company […]

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    Childcare Franchising for Entrepreneurs

    Many Kiddie Academy franchisees chose to start their own business in order to be in control of their own destiny.  Working parents will always need quality childcare.  As a result, the childcare franchise market offers an attractive option for entrepreneurs. While working in corporate America, David Willis, owner of Kiddie Academy of Charlotte – Blakeney […]

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    Kiddie Academy Franchisee Profile: Margaret Harper

    Kiddie Academy franchisee Margaret Harper opened her first Kiddie Academy franchise in Oxon Hill, Maryland in March, 1997.  Then, in 2006, she purchased a second location in Laurel, Maryland.   Margaret’s approach to her business can be summarized in one word — quality.  A self-proclaimed over-achiever, Margaret strives to provide a positive experience for both the parents […]

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    Franchisee Margaret Harper receives award from Kiddie Academy Executive Chairman Michael Miller (L) and President Gregory Helwig
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    Franchise.com Feature on Kiddie Academy

    Franchise.com featured Kiddie Academy in this short video highlighting the opportunity to open your own educational child care center: To view  Kiddie Academy Franchisee Reviews from parents and franchise partners, please visit our YouTube Channel. And, for more information on becoming a Kiddie Academy franchisee, please visit our website or contact us.

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