Teacher Spotlight: Conchelle Simmons

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 your child will be in the best hands possible.

Here is your chance to get to know some of our Day Early Learning team members. This week, we highlight Conchelle Simmons.

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

What age group do you teach?
I work in a preschool classroom.

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I have been at Day Early Learning for about six months.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
I have known I wanted to work with children since I was a teenager.

How do you like to spend your free time?
I am always spending time with family and friends.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss.

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
I reflect on this daily. Every day when I wake up, I am intentional and meditate on the day ahead. Working with children allows me to bring out my inner child.

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
I love getting a warm welcome from preschoolers yelling “Ms. Chelle!” every time I walk into a classroom.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I share a birth date with my favorite children’s book author – Dr. Suess!

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