Teacher Spotlight: Nelia Fleck

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 Nelia Fleck.

Which Day Early Learning center do you work at?
Park 100.

What age group do you teach?
I am in a 4-5 classroom.

How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I have been at Day Early Learning for almost 21 years.

When did you know you wanted to work with children?
Since I was 16 years old.

How do you like to spend your free time?
Playing chess with my husband, gardening, and nature walks.

What is/was your favorite children’s book?
Aesop’s Fables, Dr.Seuss (How Lucky You Are), Anansi’s stories.

What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
When I realized that I am a kid during playtime with my kiddos outside.

What is your favorite thing about working at Day Early Learning?
Teamwork in the centers.

What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I love cooking with children.

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