How long have you been with Children First: July of 2019
What is your DEEC Certificate: Director II, Lead Teacher Pre & Infant/Toddler
What is your role at CF: Lead Teacher in Hickory
Favorite Quote: “Knowing that we can be loved exactly how we are, gives us the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people.” -Mr. Rogers
Favorite Book: The Snowy Day – Erza Jack Keats
What is your 5 year Children First Goal: Find ways to reduce waste produced during daily classroom activities and meal times.
How long have you been with Children First: Since Sept 2019
What is your DEEC Certificate: Infant/toddler teacher, preschool teacher
What is your role at CF: Preschool teacher
Favorite Quote: “The greatest gifts we can give our children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.” – Maria Montessori
Favorite Book: Rainbow Fish – Marcus Pfister
What is your 5 year Children First Goal: To incorporate more natural material to the classroom and become more knowledgeable on the Reggio Emilia style of teaching.