Teacher Spotlight: Chelsea Ndaiga

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 Chelsea Ndaiga.

Which Day Early Learning center do you work at?
IU Health.

What age group do you teach?
I am a Center Director.

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I have been at Day Early Learning for more than seven years.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
I was around 12 years old.

How do you like to spend your free time?
Hiking with my dog Ridge, camping, kayaking, swimming, painting, grilling and traveling.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
The Very Cranky Bear by Nick Bland.

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
Since I have been going back and forth to Fort Harrison and IU Health the last 7weeks. When I walk into the classroom at IU Health the children into my arms shouting my name

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
The variety of impacts you can make in the children’s, families and teachers’ lives. Working for Day Early Learning has opened so many doors to help so many people in different ways.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I’m a huge animal! I have found a new interest in taking pictures, I also have two cats named Jordyn and Jaxson, I am the happiest outside or with Family and friends, I’m adventurous and love a good challenge.

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

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