Teacher Spotlight: Nakiya Ferrell

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 Nakiya Ferrell.

Which Day Early Learning center do you work at?
Fort Harrison

What age group do you teach?
I am in infant and toddler classrooms.

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

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
I always had a love for children. Children just bring me so much joy and make the day feel so much better with their laughter and cuteness! I enjoy being around them and teaching them new things.

How do you like to spend your free time?
Watching movies, shopping, spending time with family and traveling.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff. 🍪

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
Every time the kids run up to me and giving you a huge hug!

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
Working with my coworkers and getting to see the children everyday that are excited to see you!

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