Rebecca Parrent with Mitch Resnick, MIT

Recent press release  -Congratulations to COMPUTER EXPLORERS Franchisee of the Month of July

COMPUTER EXPLORERS (CE), an international company dedicated to children’s technology education, recently named Rebecca Parrent of Arvada, CO “Business Owner of the Month.” Parrent, one of nearly 100 CE business owners in the US and abroad, has been a CE owner for six years.

“Rebecca makes a difference every week in her community by facilitating developmentally-appropriate children’s technology learning experiences and by helping schools to integrate technology effectively,” said Deb Evans, President and CEO of COMPUTER EXPLORERS.

Parrent has been delivering instruction via uniquely training technology teachers in preschools, elementary schools and community sites in Denver. “I believe that computers and technology peripherals should be used as learning tools,” said Parrent. “Technology skills are fundamental in ensuring children’s future success; the employment of active discovery learning in the COMPUTER EXPLORERS program is an exciting way to build enthusiasm for using technology in creative ways.”

Ross Parrent presenting to franchisees

Parrent owns the business with her husband, Ross. As well as providing COMPUTER EXPLORERS’ innovative technology classes around the Denver area, they are also active in the area’s First LEGO League. “Rebecca is passionate about education in general and CE in particular. She implements fresh ideas and innovative practices sharing her expertise generously with fellow franchisees” said Evans.

For more information and to view videos of the programs offered by Parrent visit http://cedenver.blogspot.com