Teacher Spotlight: Corrie Reed

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 team members. This week, we highlight Corrie Reed.

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

What age group do you teach?
I am in a toddler classroom.

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I have been at Day Early Learning for almost nine years.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
My brother was very young when I was in high school. I enjoyed teaching him and watching him learn.

How do you like to spend your free time?
I enjoy traveling and going to sporting events – especially baseball games. I also enjoy crochet and sewing.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
When I was young I enjoyed reading the Magic Treehouse books. As a teacher I love reading rhyming books to my students.

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
Recently, one of my students told a peer, who was in her space, to “Walk away!” It felt really satisfying that I help give her that voice and that language.

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
My favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning is when the kids arrive in the morning and immediately run to me for a hug. I love that they feel safe with me and are excited to see me every day.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I have a 9 year old English Bulldog named Boomer. ❤️

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