Teacher Spotlight: Alethia Minzlaff

Everything we do at Day Early Learning is aimed at nurturing each child’s social, emotional and educational needs. Our ultimate goal is not only to prepare your child for kindergarten, but also to inspire a lifelong learning journey. Well-educated and trained teachers ensure that your child will be in the best hands possible.

Here is your chance to get to know some of our Day Early Learning teachers. This week, we highlight Alethia Minzlaff.

Which Day Early Learning center do you work at?
Lilly Family Center.

What age group do you teach?
I am in an infant classroom.

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
Altogether, I have been at Day Early Learning almost six years.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
After I had my own children, I was fortunate enough to stay at home with them.  I loved watching them grow and learn.

How do you like to spend your free time?
I like spending time with my two boys, my husband and my three dogs.  I also like reading and watching documentaries.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes.

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
I have the privilege of seeing tons of milestones in my classroom.  I love watching my babies develop new skills and learn new things.

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
My favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning is how we are always working to achieve what is best for the children.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I’m a pretty good baker, I love true crime and I’m really good at whistling.

10waystoprepareforkindergarten copy

10+ Ways To Ensure Your Child is Prepared for Kindergarten


Splish, Splash! Learning Through Water Play

Plasticine modeling clay in children class. Teacher teaches in school.

Kindergarten Preparedness: Over 10 Strategies to Ready Your Child


10 Brain-Boosting Activities for 4- and 5-Year-Olds


Why Routines are Important for Children

Eryca Atkins Teacher Spotlight

Teacher Spotlight: Eryca Atkins