Meet the Staff

Karen Wizeman - Center Director

Lived in Rockland County for the past 30 years.
Worked in education for the past 20 years.
Has been a teacher, a principal and an assistant director.
Worked with students from the age of 2 through 13 years old. Has experience with typical students as well as students on the autism spectrum.
"I am happy to work closely with the children to help them reach their full potential."

Heather McCadden - Assistant Director

I started working in the education field in 2008. I have my Bachelors degree in psychology and my Masters Degree in Childhood Education 1-6. "The children in our school bring a smile to my face. My goal as assistant director is to make a safe and fun environment for all our students. "

Ms. Maria - Infant Teacher

"I truly enjoy working with the children because when I see their smiling faces, it brings me joy and happiness."

Ms. Jillian- Assistant Infant Teacher

Ms. Victoria- Toddler Teacher

"What I love most about working with children is how happy they are every day and how much they can make me laugh"

Ms. Lexy- Assistant Toddler Teacher

Ms. Sharonica - Lead Toddler Teacher

"I love the daily smiles I get to put on the children's little faces and watching them grow daily as they develop new skills. I love being a beacon of encouragement."

Ms. Joey- Assistant Toddler Teacher

"Every child is a different kind of flower"

Ms. Megan - Lead Twos Teacher

"What I love most about working with children is seeing them laugh and interact with each other. I love seeing them smile and get so excited when they are able to accomplish a task for the first time."

Ms. Jessica- Assistant Twos Teacher

"I have four children of my own. I like to work with children because it's so exciting to teach them new skills throughout the day"

Ms. Gabby - Lead Twos Teacher

"It's enjoyable to see how happy the kids are and what you can learn from them."

Ms. Sam - Assistant Twos Teacher

"I love working with kids because they can always put a smile on your face."

Ms. Veronica - Early Preschool Teacher

"We have lots of fun reading books and singing songs together. I really enjoy helping them learn and grow."

Ms. Stacy - Assistant Early Preschool Teacher

"I enjoy reading to the children and doing crafts with them and watching them have fun while learning."

Ms. Amy - Preschool Teacher

"I love watching their growing personalities and sense of humor."

Ms. Kaila - Assistant Preschool Teacher

"My passion is working with children. Teaching them new things and putting a smile on their face is what gives me happiness'"

Mr. Marlon - Lead Preschool Teacher

"The feeling of accomplishment when I see the students grow in knowledge, confidence and skill set."

Ms. Carolina - Assistant Preschool Teacher

"I love teaching children something new and having fun while doing it! I love their little smiles, little giggles and innocent little voices."

Ms. Danielle - Lead UPK Teacher

"I love making a difference in their lives, and inspire them to be their best selves."

Ms. Pat - Assistant Pre-K Teacher

"What I love most about working with the children is watching them grow-up so quickly and learn so many things."

Ms. Sue - Assistant Pre-K Teacher

"I love watching children develop their minds and their abilities"

Ms. Christine - Floater

"I love the satisfaction I get from watching and encouraging the children learn and grow by interacting with their friends or just on their own. Each child is an individual and a joy!"

Ms. Schneida-Floater

"Children all have their unique personalities and it's fun getting to know all of them"

Ms. Elizabeth- Floater

"I love playing with the children and helping them learn."

Ms. Nancy - Cook

"I love to see the kids smile after they eat their lunch and snack."