In 1994 Gregory “Greg” D. Laufer founded Adventures in Learning and started a program for gifted students called Team Quest: The Ultimate Academic Challenge. He decided to take the idea of having an educational facility that is fun and unique and turn it into a reality. He then moved Adventures in Learning from Illinois, to central El Paso, Texas. The company continues to grow and expand its product offerings and educational services.
Mr. Laufer obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration and gifted education from De Paul University in Chicago, Illinois. He was recognized by the Texas Association for Gifted and Talented in 2010 for Region XIX as being the “Advocate of the Gifted”. Adventures in Learning in now providing the El Paso community with a Hands-On Field Trip alternative and Summer Camps that are hands on and STEAM based.