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 Shelby Norman.
Which center do you work at?
Center for Infants and Toddlers
What age group do you teach?
I am in the one to two-and-a-half year-olds classroom.
How long have you worked at Day Early Learning?
I will have worked at Day Early Learning for seven years this June.
When did you know you wanted to work with children?
Probably around the age of 11 when I got my first job babysitting. I was hooked from that day on.
How do you like to spend your free time?
I like to hang out with friends or watching movies.
What is/was your favorite children’s book?
What was the last moment that caused you to stop and remember why you love teaching and working with children?
Seeing the smiles on the children’s faces as they run up to you after the weekend is one of the best gifts in the world.
What is your favorite thing about working at DEL?
I don’t want to sound cliché – but everything! It is a great company, and the women I work with make coming to work fun.
What other interesting facts do you want us to know about you?
I am a huge Disney fan and, embarrassingly, a huge kid at heart. I love collecting anything Disney from bags to figurines to kitchen items.