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KinderView Technology Now in Texas and Mississippi Preschools; Precious Child Learning Centers in Amarillo, Texas and Mother Goose of Oxford in Oxford, Miss. Embrace Age of Cyber Parenting.

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 1998--The KinderView division of Cyber-Signs Inc, a leading Internet company specializing in child care technology, today announced that Precious Child Learning Centers in Amarillo, Texas “Amarillo” redirects here. For other uses, see Amarillo (disambiguation).
Amarillo is the 14th-largest city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Potter County.
 and Mother Goose Mother Goose, name associated with nursery rhymes. Most English nursery rhymes have been ascribed to Mother Goose. The origin of the name is still a matter of dispute.  of Oxford in Oxford, Miss. have entered into an alliance contracting the KinderView Network in those centers.

Through the KinderView Network, parents can log in through the Internet browser See Web browser.  on their desktop computer for a window into their child's classroom. No special software or hardware is required for authorized access.

Cameras or small viewing devices are installed in the corner of each room of the day care centers and parents are given a secure login Signing in and gaining access to a network server, Web server or other computer system. The process (the noun) is a "login" or "logon," while the act of doing it (the verb) is to "log in" or to "log on.  name and password with which to view their child during the day. For security purposes, these passwords only allow access into each respective child's classroom. KinderView provides training for the center directors and teachers as well as the parents using the system.

"Daycare is a difficult, but necessary choice for most of our parents," said Kelli Dickins, co-owner and director of Mother Goose of Oxford in Oxford, Miss. "The KinderView Network eases the anxiety most of our parents feel when leaving their child with us since they don't feel like they are that far away from their child."

"We strive to provide our customers with the highest quality of child care available," said Larry Baker Larry Baker is a former American college and professional football player. An offensive tackle, he played college football at Bowling Green State, and played professionally in the American Football League for the New York Titans in 1960. , owner of the Precious Child Learning Centers in Amarillo, Texas. "So when we learned about the KinderView Network we were anxious to sign up, realizing we could provide parents with first hand information about their child's interaction with teachers and other children in a safe, secure manner right from where the parent worked."

"In today's society, more and more parents are forced to work and there is a lot of anxiety over the whole child care issue," said Tom Grafton, chief executive officer of KinderView. "We are delighted to be working with these centers in providing a secure way for parents to keep a watchful watch·ful  
1. Closely observant or alert; vigilant: kept a watchful eye on the clock. See Synonyms at aware, careful.

2. Archaic Not sleeping; awake.
 eye on their child right from their desktop computer while they are at work and away from their child."

KinderView has centers under contract in Arizona, California, Mississippi, Texas and Florida. Centers are offered an affordable package for hooking up and running the system. The schools can then quickly recover their initial investment costs Those program costs required beyond the development phase to introduce into operational use a new capability; to procure initial, additional, or replacement equipment for operational forces; or to provide for major modifications of an existing capability.  through increased enrollment and parent subscriptions.

KinderView is a leading Internet viewing solutions developer with offices in Washington D.C. and San Diego San Diego (săn dēā`gō), city (1990 pop. 1,110,549), seat of San Diego co., S Calif., on San Diego Bay; inc. 1850. San Diego includes the unincorporated communities of La Jolla and Spring Valley. Coronado is across the bay. . For more information, contact KinderView corporate headquarters at 877/458-5437, by e-mail or visit the company's Web site at

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