Teacher Spotlight: Dina Brooks

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 Dina Brooks.

Which Day Early Learning center do you work at?
State Government Center.

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

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I have been at Day Early Learning for over 13.5 years.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
I have known I wanted to work with children since I was in 6th grade.

How do you like to spend your free time?
Spending time with family and traveling.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
My favorite is “Guess How Much I Love You.”

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
When I watched one of my older toddlers play peek-a-boo with one of my younger/newer toddlers, and they both started laughing with each other.

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
I love the relationships that I have made with the families. I have managed to keep in contact with families that I had 10+ years ago.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I really enjoy watching all of the different types of birds that visit my bird feeders!

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