Maple Bear South Asia, winner of the IDA Education Award 2018 for Most Innovative Pedagogy in Early Learning, launched its first pre-school in Lakhanpur, Kanpur. The school was inaugurated by Smt. Rita Bahuguna Joshi Ji, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister, Women Welfare, Family Welfare, Maternity & Child Welfare & Tourism, Government of Uttar Pradesh. Also present at the launch were the current MLA Lakhanpur Smt. Neelima Katiyar Ji and ex- MLA Satish Nigam Ji.
The school offers education and child care programs for children from 6 months to 10 years of age. These include Early Toddlers, Toddlers, Nursery, Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, and Bear Care (Day Care), Early Mom & Tots, Mom & Tots, English Plus Programs, Saturday Programs, Summer Camp and After School Enrichment Programs. It boasts of a modern infrastructure with well-appointed classrooms and play areas.
Commenting on the launch, Mrs. Krishna Patel, Owner, Maple Bear Canadian Pre-school, Lakhanpur, Kanpur, said, “Kanpur is rapidly growing and like any other big city in the country the children here as well deserve the best of what the education industry has to offer. Bringing the best of Canadian practices and methodology of early childhood learning which are reckoned worldwide. Maple Bear offers the perfect platform for holistic growth of the child. It gives them all the benefits of global education right at home.”
“I’m extremely happy to inaugurate the 1st Canadian Pre-school in Kanpur, started by (Late.) Shri Dr. Soneylal Patel ji’s family, who already have a great presence in the field of education. This particular curriculum focuses on early childhood education. We mothers understand the need of such schools that can help prepare our kids for the future. Kanpur has a desperate need for some good quality education which I’m sure Maple Bear will cater to. I wish them all the best ” added Smt. Rita Bahuguna Joshi, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister, Women Welfare, Family Welfare, Maternity & Child Welfare & Tourism, Government of Uttar Pradesh.
“A Maple Bear Canadian Pre-school in every new city marks a significant step towards realization of our vision of bringing the best of Canadian curriculum to every corner of India. With our ambitious expansion plans, we are not far from the day when a Maple Bear school would always be just around the corner,” concludes Ms. Hazel Siromoni, Managing Director, Maple Bear South Asia.