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Welcome to Tour Time educational daycare in Apple Valley, MN. We serve families in the Apple Valley, Eagen, Farmington, and Lakeville communities. My name is Karen and I am the director.
Our school offers both full-time and part-time programming for Infant/Toddler Care, Preschool and School-Age programs, and is nationally accredited by National Early Childhood Program Accreditation. We are also a four-star rated program through Parent Aware.
We share the children's experiences with their parents through daily conversation and documentation of learning panels, as well as our bi-yearly conferences. We will also be launching WatchMeGrow, a tool for parents to live stream into their child's classroom so you won't miss a thing! We plan many family events throughout the year, allowing the families to get to know each other.
We are excited to offer new technology in our School-Age classroom. These enhancements include iPads featuring apps to create art, music and videos, tripods for movie-making, robots for coding, a new gaming system and more!
All of my teachers have a two- to four-year degree in a child-related field, and we have nearly 90 years of combined experience. We hold a monthly training for the staff, along with yearly CPR/First Aid training. We also follow CDC and state/local health guidelines to keep everyone safe during this time.
Schedule a tour of our fantastic Tutor Time in Apple Valley, MN today!
Starting at the front door, our already robust health and safety procedures have been enhanced to ensure a clean, welcoming school environment. The well-being of your child is our top priority, now, and always.
Soccer, Music, Yoga, Spanish, Phonics, Handwriting & Advanced Math
We’ve been recognized as a high-quality early education program.
Our School-Age classroom is a perfect setting for productive, engaging mornings and afternoons, where children become thinkers, makers, and doers. Some enhancements in this classroom include:
Education: Bachelor of Science Child Psychology with a minor in Assessing and Counseling Children
Certifications: First Aid and CPR
My name is Karen and I am the director. I have been in early education for over 27 years. I started working at a non-profit program before moving to Learning Care Group in 1997. I love working with kids and telling parents what their kids learned during the day.
Education: Bachelor of Art - Theology with a Pre-K License with the State of MN
Certifications: First Aid, CPR
I have been with this company since 2003 when I started as a teacher in the Preschool room. I have worked with every age group throughout my tenure, before becoming the Assistant Director in 2013.
Education: AA degree in Education
Certifications: First Aide, CPR
I have worked for Learning Care Group since 2012. I am currently finishing up my bachelors degree in Elementary Education at UW-River Falls. I absolutely love working with children and building the relationships with the families.