Careers in Child Care
Careers in Child Care and Discount School Supply partner to deliver savings to Virginia
Child Care Community.
April 10, 2007 Richmond, VA …Today Discount School Supply, a leader in the design,
manufacture and distribution of top-quality products for the early childhood classroom,
and Careers In Child Care, a leading employment board and resource to child care
facilities, are pleased to announce a partnership to offer 10% discount on qualifying
purchases and free shipping on orders over $79 to users of CareersinChildCare.com.
“We are excited and delighted to partner with Discount School Supply. It is a win for the
children in Virginia child care programs,” said Mickie McInnis, Founder and Chief
Executive Officer for Careers in Child Care. “The added savings will help programs put
more supplies in their classrooms and help teachers provide more learning experiences
for the children with the great variety of educational supplies offered by Discount School
“Discount School Supply welcomes this special opportunity to support early education
professionals in Virginia. The innovative services and outreach developed by Careers in
Child Care is a great step forward, and we look forward to sharing strategies that will
really respond to teachers needs,” commented Judith Mcguinn, Chief Operating Officer
of Excelligence, the parent company of Discount School Supply.
Discount School Supply was founded in 1985 by its CEO, Ron Elliott, and it designs,
manufactures and distributes a wide variety of products for young children. It serves the
community through catalogs, websites and a field force of educational consultants.
Among its product lines are its proprietary paint Bicolor and its proprietary arts & crafts
brand Colorations. Discount School Supply also publishes online Earlychildhood
NEWS, a professional journal for early childhood educators.
Careers in Child Care is an on-line job board and resource center for Early Educ