Learning Care Group Celebrates Nationwide ‘Teacher of the Year’ Simone Palmer

NOVI, Mich., May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Learning Care Group is proud to honor Simone Palmer from its Tutor Time location in Colleyville, Texas as this year’s recipient of the company’s prestigious Teacher of the Year award. Palmer has been selected in recognition of her remarkable work in bringing lessons to life in creative and engaging ways to help prepare children for future academic success.  She was chosen from more than 18,000 early education teachers nationwide from the Learning Care Group portfolio of schools – Childtime, Creative Kids Learning Centers, The Children’s Courtyard, Everbrook Academy, La Petite Academy, Montessori Unlimited and Tutor Time.

Palmer, a Lead Pre-K teacher, is being honored for her excellence as an educator and for the inspiration she provides to students and staff alike.

“Simone’s passion for teaching shines through in everything she does,” said James Simon, Southwest Division Vice President for Learning Care Group. “Her imaginative approach to hands-on learning helps motivate and encourage students as they develop a deeper understanding of new concepts. She nurtures their self-confidence and love of learning. We’re honored to have Simone represent us as our Teacher of the Year.”  

Palmer is also being recognized for her outstanding work in partnering with parents to ensure children’s continued growth.

Where One-of-a-Kinds Get Started

The Tutor Time experience is designed to nurture every aspect of a child’s development, giving children the tools they need to fuel success in kindergarten and beyond. The program focuses on a child’s unique interests and abilities through hands-on active learning and opportunities for self-expression. The exclusive Tutor Time LifeSmart curriculum allows children to discover and develop their own strengths at their own pace.

With Tutor Time’s proprietary School Readiness Pathway, families can choose the educational programs that best meet their child’s needs. Teachers stimulate problem-solving and critical thinking skills, developing unique and individualized lesson plans to address children’s abilities, strengths, and needs. Parents can be assured their child’s learning goals are being met, thanks to an exclusive data-driven process that links individualized observation with assessment and lesson planning.  For more information, visit www.tutortime.com

About Learning Care Group

Learning Care Group is a leader in early childhood education, with nearly 50 years of experience in inspiring children to love learning. Headquartered in Novi, Mich., the company provides early education and care for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years through seven unique brands:  The Children’s Courtyard, Childtime Learning Centers, Creative Kids Learning Centers, Everbrook Academy, La Petite Academy, Montessori Unlimited, and Tutor Time Child Care/Learning Centers. It operates more than 900 schools (corporate and franchise) across 36 states, the District of Columbia and internationally, and has a capacity to serve more than 130,000 children. Learning Care Group’s proprietary School Readiness Pathway supports the development of the academic and social skills needed for a smooth transition to elementary school. The company was named “2017 PHA Partner of the Year” by the Partnership for a Healthier America in recognition of its healthy practices. For more information, please visit www.learningcaregroup.com


Tutor Time Lead Pre-K Teacher Simone Palmer is Learning Care Group's 'Teacher of the Year' - selected from more than 18,000 employees nationwide.