Teacher Spotlight: Katie Payton

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 Katie Payton.

Which Day Early Learning center do you work at?
I work at multiple centers.

What age group do you teach?
I also work in multiple classrooms.

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I have been at Day Early Learning for about one year.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
As a teenager.

How do you like to spend your free time?
I love spending time with my family, movie nights and cooking!

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter.

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
I am very excited for the families to have the opportunity to be in the building. It’s very rewarding to have the moment in the day to speak directly with them and share about their child’s day and also develop better relationships with them.

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
I love my co-workers! I love that Day Early Learning offers other opportunities to grow within the company.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I’m a huge horror movie fan. I collect books and vinyl albums.

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