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No Grandparent Left Behind: Bringing Seniors Up To Speed On The Latest Technology »

April 14, 2014 at 7:46AM PDT | Source: Tutor Doctor

Leading Private Tutoring Franchise Educates Seniors on Popular Social Media Networks
April 14, 2014 // Franchising.com // Toronto, ON – A study released in February 2012 by Microsoft and AARP titled Connecting Generations found that teens are actually communicating more with their parents and grandparents, and vice-versa, thanks to the use of social media and other online tools that enable cross-generational interactions and richly rewarding connections. In fact, the same study found that 40 percent of teens help their grandparents maneuver the web. Nowadays, teaching seniors to explore the internet effectively, safely and responsibly has become critical to maintaining relationships.
To help seniors avoid becoming frustrated and overwhelmed with all of the social media channels out there, Tutor Doctor, the fastest growing "at-home" tutoring franchise worldwide, encourages technology savvy children and grandchildren to teach their parents or grandparents how to use these social networking sites...

Creative Learning Corporation Announces Bricks 4 Kidz® Master Franchise Awarded In Sydney, Australia »

April 10, 2014 at 6:32AM PDT | Source: Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz Opportunities Available

St. Augustine, Florida (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 - Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB:CLCN) owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz®, and Challenge Island®, the highly-popular children’s education and enrichment programs, is pleased to announce its first Bricks 4 Kidz® Master Franchise in New South Wales, Australia. This recent addition to the Bricks 4 Kidz® family brings the total number of franchises to 522. Steve and Stacey Bealing, the proud parents of twin 6-year-old girls are the recipients of this Master Franchise. They are thrilled with the opportunity to bring such a highly esteemed children’s franchise to Sydney, with plans to award 50 sub-franchises in their territory. "Bricks 4 Kidz will open so many exciting doors for the children of New South Wales," said Steve Bealing...

Creative Learning Corporation Awards First Irish Franchise »

April 01, 2014 at 7:32AM PDT | Source: Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz Opportunities Available

St. Augustine, Florida (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 - Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB:CLCN) owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz®, and Challenge Island®, the highly-popular children's education and enrichment programs, is pleased to announce its first Bricks 4 Kidz® franchise in Belfast, Ireland. This new addition to the Bricks 4 Kidz family brings the total number of franchises to 522. Barbara and Robert Symington, the recipients of this franchise are excited to bring the STEM based, forward thinking concept to the children of Belfast. "We will be filling the gap in our market where LEGO® Bricks have not been previously represented," said Symington.
Creative Learning Corporation CEO, Brian Pappas noted, "Adding Belfast to our growing global presence, firmly positions Bricks 4 Kidz® as one of the fastest growing children's enrichment program's in the UK...

Orlando-Based Cranium Academy To Expand Franchise Presence In Orlando, Jacksonville And Tampa »

March 27, 2014 at 11:33AM PDT | Source: Cranium Academy

Early Child Education is one of the Fastest-Growing Industries in the Country
March 27, 2014 // Franchising.com // WINTER GARDEN, FL – Cranium Academy, an innovative franchised private school, has announced its expansion plan to increase its franchise locations in Florida, with initial emphasis on expanding in Orlando, Jacksonville and Tampa. Cranium Academy began franchising in Orlando in June 2013 and signed its first franchisee in August 2013 (a customer who saw first hand how the Cranium experience helped their child). Cranium has built its reputation by offering school-age children individualized experiential learning and discovery techniques not offered anywhere else.
Cranium Academy, founded by Orlando-residents Eddie and Allison Gray in 2004, is not a day care center, but a franchised private school designed to mold the best aspects of many teaching philosophies into one innovative private school experience...

Creative Learning Corporation Announces 522nd Franchise Awarded »

March 27, 2014 at 11:17AM PDT | Source: Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz Opportunities Available

Second Quarter Revenues Reaching Just Under $2 Million.
St. Augustine, FL (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 - Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB:CLCN) owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz®, and Challenge Island®, the highly-popular children’s education and enrichment programs, is pleased to announce it awarded its 522nd franchise, located in Hamden, CT. Brian Pappas, CEO of Creative Learning Corporation stated, "March has been a strong month for us with 10 Bricks 4 Kidz® franchises awarded including one master franchise, and April is shaping up to be another great month, so we’ll wrap up our second quarter with revenue just under $2 million."
About Creative Learning Corporation
Creative Learning Corporation, operating under the trade names of Bricks 4 Kidz® and Challenge Island®, offers educational and enrichment programs to children ages 3-12+...

Kinderdance® Expands To Michigan »

March 25, 2014 at 9:18AM PDT | Source: Kinderdance
Kinderdance Opportunities Available

US Franchise Organization Brings Movement Education to Young Children Worldwide
March 25, 2014 // Franchising.com // Melbourne, FL - Kinderdance International Inc. has been steadily expanding since its founding in 1979. Since then they have taught hundreds of thousands of children - and Awards first franchise in the State of Michigan to Tamra Odrobina of Rochester Michigan. The signed agreement, targeting Metro Detroit, is part of an aggressive national expansion plan for 2014.
Ms. Odrobina has successfully completed her Kinderdance training. "With her impressive professional background we couldn't ask for a better franchisee in the Metro Detroit area. We are excited about Tamra joining our franchise family and look forward to helping her grow her business" says Kinderdance Vice President, Karen Maltese...

Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion Throughout Sacramento »

March 24, 2014 at 8:36AM PDT | Source: Sylvan Learning Center
Sylvan Learning Center Opportunities Available

Top Education Franchise Brand Seeks Franchisees in Key Growth Market
BALTIMORE - March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its California footprint with education franchise opportunities for local entrepreneurs to own new centers throughout Sacramento. The company has had 30 years serving families in the market and seeks to expand to ten new locations over the next several years.
Sylvan is targeting expansion in undeveloped territories throughout Sacramento that are ready for their first Sylvan Learning Center. Communities across Amador, Placer, Sacramento, Solano, Sutter, Tuolumne and Yolo counties are being targeted. Sylvan Learning currently operates seven locations in the Sacramento area...

Creative Learning Corporation Announces 512th Franchise Awarded »

March 18, 2014 at 5:58AM PDT | Source: Bricks 4 Kidz
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Entrepreneur Magazine's #1 Children's Enrichment Program for 2014 surpasses the 500th franchise mark with a stellar first quarter.
St. Augustine, FL (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 - Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB:CLCN) owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz®, and Challenge Island®, the highly-popular children’s education and enrichment programs, is pleased to announce it awarded its 512th franchise, located in Chattanooga, TN. Brian Pappas, CEO of Creative Learning Corporation stated, "February has been another record-breaking month for us with 27 Bricks 4 Kidz® franchises and one Challenge Island® franchise awarded, and March is shaping up to be another great month, so we should finish our second quarter very strong...

Leading Supplemental Education Center Welcomes New Best-in-Class CEO »

March 12, 2014 at 10:23AM PDT | Source: Brain Balance Achievement Centers

Chip Miller Brings a New Level of Leadership and Passion to Brain Balance Achievement Centers
March 12, 2014 // Franchising.com // Newport Beach, CA - Brain Balance Achievement Centers, a leading supplemental learning education center implementing a drug-free approach to help children between the ages of 4 and 17 overcome learning and behavioral challenges, announced today that it has named Chip Miller as the new Chief Executive Officer. As an expert in the industry with extensive education and business experience, Miller brings with him decades of knowledge from nationally recognized brands to the Brain Balance Achievement Centers Team.
Prior to joining Brain Balance Achievement Centers, Miller successfully helped grow Score!, a Kaplan Inc...

Expansion In The Silver State: Best In Class Brings Premier Supplemental Education To Reno »

March 10, 2014 at 5:38AM PDT | Source: Best in Class

First-Rate Education System Opens Its Doors for the First Time in Nevada
Reno, Nev. (PRWEB) March 09, 2014 - Best in Class Education Center (Best in Class), a top-of-the-line education enrichment program that focuses on math and English, is excited to announce its newest opening in Reno, Nevada. Spearheaded by local resident Priya Shanmugam, and her husband Mani Karuppuswamy, the center, situated at 748 S Meadows Pkwy, Ste. A3, will open to the public on March 8, 2014 with a Grand Opening celebration.
Between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., parents and children can visit Best in Class for opening festivities. Snacks and drinks will be provided while parents can meet Best in Class staff and take advantage of a free academic assessment and two free classes for their children...

Kinderdance® India Teaches At Smartkidz Preschool Centers »

March 03, 2014 at 10:37AM PST | Source: Kinderdance
Kinderdance Opportunities Available

Worldwide Franchise Organization Brings Movement Education to Young Children Across India
March 03, 2014 // Franchising.com // Kinderdance International Inc. based in Melbourne, FL. a leader in developmental dance, gymnastics and fitness programs for young children, announced today a signed agreement with Kinderdance India franchisee Kirthana Ramarapu and Smartkidz Preschool. Smartkidz Preschool has over 130 childcare locations throughout India.
Smartkidz Preschools believe children should learn in a safe, child centered environment through self-exploration and a variety of open-end activities. Kinderdance of India has been selected to provide age appropriate developmental dance, motor skills, movement, and fitness activities to young children, while they learn colors, numbers, shapes, words, and songs...

Dos And Don'ts For College Admissions Interviews »

February 25, 2014 at 7:13AM PST | Source: Huntington Learning Centers

ORADELL, NJ - (Marketwired - Feb 24, 2014) - It's college application time and your teen has taken the SAT or ACT, kept up his or her grades, written a stellar essay and completed all college applications. There is one more piece to the college admissions puzzle that could potentially gain your teen the acceptance he or she seeks: the college admissions interview. "Not all colleges require a college admissions interview, but many of the competitive institutions do, as do some colleges' departments or schools that require secondary admission," says Eileen Huntington, co-founder of Huntington Learning Center. "The admissions interview intimidates many prospective students, but we encourage them to approach this as an opportunity to put a face to a name, make a good impression and articulate face-to-face why they would be a great student at the college...

Kiddie Academy® Urges Families To Share The Joy Of Reading With Their Children As Dr. Seuss's Birthday Approaches »

February 25, 2014 at 5:00AM PST | Source: Kiddie Academy
Kiddie Academy Opportunities Available

February 25, 2014 // Franchising.com // BALTIMORE, MD - Kiddie Academy® says that Dr. Seuss's birthday, March 2, 2014, is a great day for families to think about ways to give their children the gift of a lifelong love of reading.
"While learning to read is a gradual process, involving letter sounds, vocabulary, grammar and comprehension, learning to enjoy reading is something that children do best at home," said Richard Peterson, vice president of education for Kiddie Academy® Educational Child Care. "When children read only in school, they may see reading only as school 'work'; but when children see their parents and siblings reading at home for entertainment or sit down with a family member to share a favorite book, they get the message that reading can be something you do for fun...

Sylvan Learning Forecasts Strategic, Sustained Growth Through Technology And Mobility »

February 21, 2014 at 5:37AM PST | Source: Sylvan Learning Center
Sylvan Learning Center Opportunities Available

Supplemental Education Brand Tops 800 Locations in 2013
Baltimore (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 - Sylvan Learning, Inc. (Sylvan), the nation’s leading supplemental education and personal learning provider, continues to top the segment by exceeding 800 locations in 2013. With dozens of locations planned to open in 2014, the brand is positioned to propel itself to accelerate growth, helping more children and families reach their learning goals in 2014 and beyond.
The past year marked several milestones for the education franchise, which surpassed the 800 location mark through continued development in the U.S. and Canada and the introduction of SylvanSync™ satellite locations. In 2013, Sylvan began to see the extension of their tablet-technology satellite arm called SylvanSync™ Satellites, which topped 100 locations and continues to grow locations every month...

Rainbow Academy™ Of West Caldwell Now Seeking Students And Their Families To Complete The "Circle" »

February 20, 2014 at 10:05AM PST | Source: Rainbow Academy

New Jersey-Based Child Care Franchise Prepares to Open its First Center in Essex County in Early Spring; School is Currently Enrolling Inaugural Roster of Students Ages 6 Weeks to 10 Years
February 20, 2014 // Franchising.com // West Caldwell, NJ – Rainbow Academy Franchise Company is proud to announce that its first Essex County child care center is on schedule to open in late March-early April 2014. Founded on the same core values and "Circle of Care" principle that resonate throughout the halls in all 17 of the New Jersey-based schools, Rainbow Academy of West Caldwell is headed up by seasoned educator and Center Director Gina Mariani-Chimento. The center – located at 1104 Bloomfield Avenue in West Caldwell, across the street from Samm Sound – is owned by a local pair of dedicated parents and finance industry professionals, Mike Drake and Suzanne Orsulak-Drake...

Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In The Philadelphia Metro Area »

February 18, 2014 at 9:39AM PST | Source: Sylvan Learning Center
Sylvan Learning Center Opportunities Available

Top Education Franchise Brand Seeks Franchisees in Key Growth Market
February 18, 2014 // Franchising.com // BALTIMORE - Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Pennsylvania footprint with education franchise opportunities for local entrepreneurs to own new centers in the Philadelphia metro area. The company has had decades of success serving families in the market and seeks to expand to new locations over the next two years.
Sylvan is targeting expansion in undeveloped territories in the Philadelphia metro area that are ready for their first Sylvan Learning Center. Communities across Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties are being targeted, as well as locations in Camden and Gloucester counties in New Jersey...

Chicagoland Mom Introducing Healthy Lunches To Local Schools »

February 18, 2014 at 9:12AM PST | Source: Wholesome Tummies
Wholesome Tummies Opportunities Available

February 18, 2014 // Franchising.com // Lake in the Hills, Ill. - Jennifer Bychowsky is determined to change the way Chicago kids eat – one school at a time. In January, the Lake in the Hills resident opened Wholesome Tummies, a franchise that provides healthy food options to schools and parents, at 9471 Ackman Rd. The business already has one client, Trinity Oaks Christian Academy, and Bychowsky plans to add additional Chicago-area schools for the upcoming school year.
Bychowsky opened Wholesome Tummies after 15 years as the corporate travel director for a consulting firm. Her husband and co-owner Mike owns a Young Rembrandts kids art franchise, so staying within the children's franchise industry made perfect sense, especially when combined with her passion for healthy living...

Shrewsbury Mom Introducing Healthy Lunches To Local Schools »

February 18, 2014 at 7:40AM PST | Source: Wholesome Tummies
Wholesome Tummies Opportunities Available

February 18, 2014 // Franchising.com // Shrewsbury, PA - Kelly Jarvis' life completely changed when she had her son, Travor, in 2008. After a nearly 20-year career in sales and marketing, Jarvis left the corporate world behind to stay at home with her son.
"I didn't necessarily always plan on being a stay-at-home mom, but after becoming a mother, I realized my past career wasn't a good fit for the work-life balance my family needed," Jarvis said.
Now 37, Jarvis is about to embark on her newest venture. She is launching Pennsylvania's first Wholesome Tummies, a national franchise offering schools access to the freshest, highest quality foods available through school lunch, school catering, and healthy vending programs, helping fight childhood obesity...

Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In Washington, D.C. Metro Area »

February 18, 2014 at 7:36AM PST | Source: Sylvan Learning Center
Sylvan Learning Center Opportunities Available

Top Education Franchise Brand Seeks Franchisees in Key Growth Market
WASHINGTON - Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Washington, D.C. footprint with education franchise opportunities for local entrepreneurs to own new centers in the metro area. The company has had decades of success serving families in the market and seeks to expand to new locations over the next two years.
Sylvan is targeting expansion in 11 undeveloped territories in the D.C. metro area that are ready for their first Sylvan Learning Center. Communities such as Northwest D.C., Southeast D.C., Bethesda, Silver Spring, District Heights and Landham, Md., will be considered, as well as Alexandria, Woodbridge, Bristol, Burke and Manassas, Va...

Creative Learning Corporation Announces Record First Quarter Performance »

February 18, 2014 at 6:45AM PST | Source: Bricks 4 Kidz
Bricks 4 Kidz Opportunities Available

AUGUSTINE, Fla. - February 17, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Creative Learning Corporation (OTCBB:CLCN) owner and developer of Bricks 4 Kidz®, and Challenge Island®, the highly-popular children’s education and enrichment programs, is pleased to announce its record earnings for the quarter ending December 31, 2013. The Company generated revenues of $1,873,476, more than double that of last years’ first quarter with a pre-tax profit of $474,021 and net income of $296,815 or $.03/share. CEO Brian Pappas attributes Creative Learning’s stellar quarterly performance to a substantial increase in interest from franchise seekers as a result of increased marketing expenditures, recognition from Entrepreneur Magazine as the #1 Children’s Enrichment Franchise in the country, strong performance of the Company’s franchisees, increasing demand for Bricks 4 Kidz®, internationally (now in 22 countries), and increasing franchise sales from Challenge Island®...



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