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ChildCare Education Institute and Kids 'R' Kids International, Continue Professional Development Partnership


DULUTH, Ga., May 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), a nationally accredited distance training institution dedicated to providing online training to the child care industry, and Kids 'R' Kids International, announce the continuation of their successful professional development partnership.

For two years, Kids 'R' Kids International has provided CCEI online professional development courses to all Kids 'R' Kids franchisees. This unprecedented franchisor-provided benefit makes over 100 online professional development courses available to teachers in over 150 franchises.

"Kids 'R' Kids teachers have completed over 15,000 hours of CCEI online professional development training. This outstanding accomplishment is testament to Kids 'R' Kids teachers' commitment to continuing education and the quality of care provided to children. The professional development partnership with CCEI is an opportunity for Kids 'R' Kids International to promote the development of both their teachers and the children in their care," said Terry Anderson, Director of Education of Kids 'R' Kids International.

About ChildCare Education Institute ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) is a nationally accredited distance training institution dedicated to providing the child care industry with online professional development programs and courses to meet their education requirements. Over 100 online professional development courses are available to meet annual training and licensing requirements, as well as continuing education options including the Child Development Associate (CDA) Programs of Study, Director's Certificate Program of Study and others. CCEI is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) and is approved by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) to award IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs). CCEI is authorized under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990, license number 837. For more information, visit

About Kids 'R' Kids, International Kids 'R' Kids International was founded in 1985 and has grown to include over 159 locations throughout 13 states. Kids 'R' Kids was found on the belief that "Children Should Be Hugged First, Then Taught". Kids 'R' Kids Schools of Quality Learning provide a secure, nurturing, and educational environment for children; a place for children to bloom into responsible, considerate and contributing members of society. As a family owned and operated organization, Kids 'R' Kids welcomes positive family involvement. For information, visit

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