The ‘A’ in STEAM Stands for ‘Art’ and ‘Absolutely Important’!

A traditional STEM-based education program focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. It’s the kind of early childhood education program that can inspire a lifelong love of learning that can propel the child to success throughout their educational and professional careers. But when you add the “A” — which stands for the Arts — to create a STEAM-based program, it can give your child the tools he or she needs to express themselves more effectively in multiple media. Oviedo Day Cares — Design Benefits Adding art to a technology-focused curriculum can give even the youngest children a passion for the

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Amazing Explorers Academy® Named to List of 10 Fast Growing Latino Companies in Central Florida

Preparations underway to open 1st franchise Orlando, Florida (August 31, 2017) - Amazing Explorers Academy®, the Central Florida based educational preschool, has been recognized by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) as one of the 10 Fast Growing Latino Companies in Central Florida. The list of the 10 companies was released this week at the HCCMO event annual Hispanic Business Conference at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld. Amazing Explorers Academy will open its first franchise in Lake Nona’s Laureate Park Village Center this fall. The educational preschool, based in Oviedo, prides itself on its engagement with children and their families to prepare them

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Important Acronyms for Your Child’s Future

Parents of young children just entering the education world for the first time have to deal with a lot of letters. And, it’s not just the ABCs we’re talking about here. Acronyms, sets of letters that stand for something else, are pretty common place these days, think TGIF (“Thank God it’s Friday) or LOL (“Laugh out loud”). But, for parents, two of the most important acronyms to learn for their child’s future educational benefit are VPK and STEAM. Invest in Florida — What Is VPK? What does VPK stand for? It’s an acronym for “Voluntary Prekindergarten”. This is the state-funded

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Amazing Explorers Offers LAKE NONA Students Something More

Like everywhere else, LAKE NONA, a suburb just north of Orlando, is home to thousands of parents who want the best for their children. But unlike most places, LAKE NONA will soon be home to an early childhood education facility that provides the kind of unique learning environment that allows for opportunities that every parent desires for their kids. The Amazing Explorers Academy, in LAKE NONA, will offer learning opportunities focused on inspiring, connecting, and engaging the future leaders of the 21st Century. LAKE NONA — STEAM Curriculum Amazing Explorers’ LAKE NONA school’s education program is based on the STEAM curriculum

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Nation’s Top Educator Calls for Expansion of STEM Curriculum

A huge percentage of future jobs will be in the sciences, engineering, and mathematics fields. But, currently there aren’t enough workers with those skills to fill them, according to Arne Duncan. Duncan should know. He served as the US Secretary of Education for most of President Barack Obama’s two terms in office. And, before that, he was CEO of the Chicago public school system, one of the nation’s largest. The only way to prepare children for these future high-skill, high-paying jobs is to provide them with a STEM education now, Duncan recently said. Franchises in Miami — Preparing Our Children

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Business-Friendly Florida Attractive to Foreign Investors

Thanks to its hundreds of miles of beaches, year-round sunshine and warm temperatures, and many world-class attractions, the state of Florida is the number one tourist destination for people traveling to the US from Europe. So it should come as no surprise that foreign investors also find the state very attractive. Invest in Florida — Appealing to Foreign Investors There are many reasons foreign business owners look to Florida to establish US branches, or to invest in brand new businesses in the States. The weather and the lifestyle are certainly contributing factors. But playing an even bigger role in foreign

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Providing Children with the Best Opportunities

Children just starting pre-school today will enter the job market in a little less than 15 years. But what types of jobs will be available for them? According to recent statistics released by the US Department of Commerce, more opportunities are likely to be in the fields involving science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). STEM occupations currently are growing at a rate of 17%, compared to a 9.8% growth rate for other professions. Franchises in Florida – The Future of Education Children who learn in an environment and curriculum that introduces them to these concepts now have more earning potential

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Franchises in Florida

What Are You Really Looking for in a Franchise?

One of the biggest keys to identifying a successful franchise opportunity is understanding what you really want to get out of your business. Sure, the answer most people give first is to make more money. But is that really all there is to your decision? Most of the time, entrepreneurs who want to buy a franchise are looking for something more than simply a profit stream. That’s because on a deeper level they understand that there’s more to life than just making money. Franchise for Sale in South Florida — Helping People Achieve Great Things Most successful business people are

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If You’re Thinking of Buying a Franchise, Read This First …

If you want to go into business for yourself, you essentially have two options. First, you can open your own small business, building it from the ground up according to your own vision. While this offers a huge reward potential in theory, it also includes the most amount of risk. The business model may be untested and the prospective market may not be as large as you anticipated. A second, less risky, alternative is to purchase an established franchise, especially one in an industry with a proven track record, one that is poised for enormous growth, or preferably both. Invest

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Franchises in Florida

Thinking Outside the Fast Food Franchise Box

When it comes to franchise opportunities, entrepreneurs usually have two categories: fast food franchises and everything else. Fast food has quickly become one of the most popular investments for entrepreneurs seeking a franchise opportunity. There are a number of reasons for this. First, there are so many different fast food franchises to choose from. Second, it seems as if there is a fast food franchise on every corner. But, in reality, these are both really good arguments against investing in a fast food franchise. Franchises in Florida — Market Oversaturation One of the biggest problems with buying a fast food franchise

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