Entries by Ray Downs

Endeavor Schools Launches Learning Labs to Provide an On-Campus Option for Elementary Students in Remote Learning Programs

With the uncertainty surrounding school openings this fall, families need stability and safety so their children can continue their education. For this reason, Endeavor Schools, a top education management and private school company, has created its new Learning Labs Program, which gives elementary students enrolled in remote learning programs an on-campus experience. Through the Learning […]

Using Outdoor Learning to Maintain a Montessori Environment and Safe Classroom

With our new safety practices to ensure the health and well-being of our staff and students, maintaining a nurturing Montessori environment has created new challenges for our Montessori guides. But these new challenges have given way to new opportunities, such as embracing outdoor learning. Kinderhouse Montessori in San Diego, CA is one of several Montessori […]

Anti-Bias Resources for the Endeavor Family

In the midst of two pandemics, COVID-19 and systematic racism, we need to ask what changes we are capable of making to bring about the world we want, and our children deserve. Below is a list of guidelines that we use to promote equality and tolerance in our schools. One of the most powerful ways […]

After Growing Up Watching Children’s Television Shows, Endeavor Schools Teachers Now Make Their Own

  Teachers across the Endeavor Schools network are creating dozens of videos each day to provide high-quality educational content for children doing remote learning. As our teachers engage with students online through live streams and pre-recorded videos, many of them have been thinking about the shows they watched as children, such as Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood […]

Helping Children Feel Connected to Classmates During Remote Learning

On a recent Monday morning at Carpe Diem Preschool in Southlake, Texas, parents came by with their children to pick up remote learning packets as children inside the school stood by a window and held signs that said, “Hello” and “We miss you.” The children holding the signs were still attending school because their parents […]

Endeavor Schools Stay Open to Serve Communities and Essential Workers

Many of our schools are staying open to provide childcare and education to families in their communities, including children of essential workers. By adhering to strict company sanitation protocols, health and safety best practices, and following the CDC guidelines for schools, we are providing a safe and much-needed service to families across the country. “I […]

How Endeavor Schools Quickly Created Virtual Classrooms for Thousands of Children

The coronavirus has forced millions of children around the country into an at-home, virtual learning environment. Under the guidance of its education experts, Endeavor Schools is offering students a rich and varied at-home curriculum, live and recorded online classes, and regularly scheduled one-on-one sessions with teachers for students and parents. “Our goal is to do everything […]

Endeavor Schools Expands to Virginia with Acquisition of Kiddie Country

Endeavor Schools has expanded into Virginia with the acquisition of Kiddie Country Developmental Learning Center, one of the commonwealth’s top private schools for preschool and kindergarten education. With the addition of Kiddie Country, Endeavor Schools now operates 51 schools in 12 states, where the company provides high-quality education to children and continues the legacy and […]

From Student at Cambridge University to VP for Academics at Endeavor Schools, Dr. Amy Brereton Has Championed Working Mothers for Years

This year, St. Edmund’s College, one of Cambridge University’s 31 colleges, celebrated its 50th year of admitting women by honoring 50 St. Edmund’s women who have studied or taught at the college. One of those women is Dr. Amy Brereton, the Vice President for Academics at Endeavor Schools, who was recognized for her research exploring […]

Endeavor Schools Welcomes Leading California Montessori School

Endeavor Schools, a leading education management company, has expanded its presence in Southern California with the acquisition of Laguna Niguel Montessori Center, a staple of the local community for 25 years. With Laguna Niguel, Endeavor adds its third school in California and continues to expand its presence on the West Coast. The acquisition continues Endeavor’s […]