New Goddard School In Carol Stream Now Open
From Educators To Entrepreneurs, Local Couple Open A Preschool
January 28, 2019 // Franchising.com // CAROL STREAM, IL - Martin and Majlinda Gjini, owners of the newest The Goddard School located in Carol Stream, spent more than 10 years dedicated to teaching math in public and private schools.
As parents of two daughters and an as educators, Martin and Majlinda felt it was important to find a franchise where they could help highlight their passions for teaching while educating future leaders starting at a young age.
Now, they’re bringing the newest Goddard School to the area to meet the demand for early childhood education options in the rapidly growing neighborhood.
“I don’t consider this to be a change in careers; it’s more of an enhancement of my years as a teacher,” Martin said. “My wife and I believe that in today’s world, children need, more than ever, the social skills necessary to become successful later in life. They need guidance to properly channel their talent, interest and passion. That’s why we decided to open The Goddard School located in Carol Stream, IL.”
The preschool, located at 502 S. Schmale Road, officially opened on Monday, Jan. 7. The 9,300-square-foot preschool will serve up to 140 children ages six weeks to six years old with its unique play-based learning curriculum and offer several enrichment programs such as yoga, sign language, Spanish and chess.
At capacity, the school will employ 26 faculty members.
The Goddard School’s play-based F.L.EX.® Learning Program (Fun Learning Experience) is grounded in research on how children learn best: children experience the deepest, most genuine learning when they are having fun. The focus is on building each child’s emotional, academic, social, creative and physical skills to provide a well-rounded experience and ensure each one becomes confident, joyful and fully prepared in school and in life.
The preschool will be open Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
For more information about the newest The Goddard School in Carol Stream, IL, and to find out how to register visit www.GoddardSchoo.com/Carol-StreamIL.
About The Goddard School® Franchise
Celebrating 30 years of continued growth in early childhood education, The Goddard School Franchise is consistently named one of the top childcare franchises in the United States. It has been named the #1 franchise in the education category by Franchise Business Review, a third-party market research firm that provides rankings for franchise companies based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Poised to open its 500th School in 2018, The Goddard School Franchise currently licenses more than 480 franchised Schools with more than 65,000 students in 36 states. The Goddard School’s comprehensive, play-based F.L.EX.® Learning Program (Fun Learning Experience), which is developed by early childhood education experts, provides the best childhood preparation for social and academic success. Goddard Systems, Inc., the corporate headquarters of The Goddard School, earned AdvancED Corporation Accreditation and Middle States Corporate Accreditation for meeting high standards in early learning, child development and childcare. With a proven system in place and a strong network of dedicated franchisees, The Goddard School Franchise is the acknowledged leader in franchised childcare and a premier educational childcare provider.
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