Founded on the core values of “Care” and “Responsibility,” “Inspire” and “Innovate,” RYB Education, Inc. (“RYB”) is a pioneer in the early childhood education market in China. Since opening its first play-and-learn center in 1998, the company has grown and flourished with the mission to provide high-quality individualized and age-appropriate care and education to nurture and inspire each child for his or her betterment in life. RYB’s education philosophy emphasizes the integration of classroom teaching, at-home education and social interaction, and focuses on building a solid foundation for children's continued growth. RYB’s comprehensive early childhood education solutions meet the needs of children from infancy to 6 years old through structured kindergartens and play-and-learn centers, as well as at-home educational products and services.
RYB’s kindergartens offer high-quality preschool education for children from 2 to 6 years old. As of December 31 2018, RYB had 101 directly owned kindergartens and 247 franchised kindergartens, in 28 provinces and municipalities in China. Substantially all of the kindergartens within its network operate under the ‘‘RYB (红黄蓝)’’ brand. To meet the growing demand for premium early childhood education in China, some of RYB’s kindergartens provide Chinese-English bilingual curricula.