Company Overview

Acelero Learning's mission is to bring a relentless focus on positive family and child outcomes to close the achievement gap and build a better future for children, families, and communities served by the Head Start program.



Acelero Learning is a pioneering provider of early childhood education and family engagement services, all of which are focused on closing the Achievement Gap for thousands of Head Start children and families across the country. With over $50 million in revenue and unparalleled child outcomes, we are both one of the largest and most innovative companies in our space. Our organization has two business units: 

  • Acelero Learning has provided Head Start services since 2001. Today, Acelero Learning directly serves 5,000 children and families in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nevada, and Wisconsin.
  • Shine Early Learning formally launched in 2011 to expand our ability to improve and transform Head Start programs through two separate services:
    • Shine Assist is a training and technical assistance program that partners with other Head Start providers to improve their programs through hands-on training, access to our proprietary tools which have demonstrable impact on child outcomes, and the use of our Shine Insight data system.
    • Shine Implement manages the delivery of Head Start services for a select group of partners through a suite of services including oversight of educational, family services, and program design activities, provision of our proprietary tools, and use of our Shine Insight data system.
Company Summary
Acelero Learning
Number of Employees
500 or more
(414) 763-3479
5719 N Teutonia Ave
Milwaukee, WI