WE'RE THERE FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD

In our work, we put great focus on one thing - the welfare and education of your child. In order to properly encourage your child's personal and academic development, our professional educators follow a unique pedagogic approach that combines academic excellence with a free-spirited and playful atmosphere for learning.

 

Our teachers regularly participate in educational seminars and always bring new ideas and input to their daily tasks. These ideas are passed on to your child in playful exercises and diligent study sessions.

 

*** ELC employs over 100 staff within the state of RI.  We are proud to honor each and every one at our employee appreciation day (Now to be scheduled at the end of each school year - rough date of May each year.  We encourage you to join us for awards, food, and refreshments.) ***

 

Get to know our staff better here:

 

 

 Full Department of Justice/FBI background check completed, to include fingerprints on all staff mambers.

Mr. Phil

Childcare Administrator and Teacher since - 1996

Main tasks - Leadership, Administration, Facility Builder

Specializations - BA, MBA (Psychology, Business, ECD)

Mission - Tasked with the construction, renovation, and expansion of ELC of RI.

 

Ms. Kerri
Director at the ELC of RI - East Greenwich location.
Employee with ELC of RI since - 2015
Childcare teacher since - 1997
Main Tasks - Administration, Teaching
Mission - Overall administrator and decision making at our East Greenwich early learning center location.

Miss. Michelle

Director at the ELC of RI - East Providence location.

Employee with ELC of RI since - 2010

Childcare teacher since - 1997

Main tasks - Administration, Teaching

Specializations -

Mission - Overall administrator and decision making at our East Providence early learning center location.

Ms. Rebecca

Director at ELC of RI - Barrington location.

Employee with ELC of RI since - 2010

Childcare teacher since - 1996

Main tasks - Administration, Teaching

Specializations -

Mission - Overall administrator and decision making at our Barrington early learning center location.

Miss. B

Director at ELC of RI - Coventry location.

Employee with ELC of RI since - 2013

Childcare teacher since - 1996

Main tasks - Administration, Teaching

Specializations -

Mission - Overall administrator and decision making at our Coventry early learning center location.

Miss. Jessica

Director at ELC of RI - Rumford location.

Employees with ELC of RI since - 2010

Childcare teacher since - 1997

Main tasks - Administration, Teaching

Specializations - Writing of all lesson plans at the Rumford location.

Mission - Overall administrators and decision makers at our Rumford early learning center location.

 

My name is Jessica Johnson and I am the Program Administrator for The Early Learning Centers of RI located in Rumford. I grew up in Rumford and graduated from the East Providence Senior High School. I have completed my Child Development Associate (CDA) certification and have attended Child Development classes at CCRI. I have had the pleasure to work in a child care setting for the last 14 years. I have always found my job very rewarding and I take pride in knowing that I am helping to educate the future representatives of our country. When not working, I enjoy traveling, reading, and spending time with my family.



 

Ms. Nilda

Lead Infant Teacher

Employees with ELC of RI since - 2013

"My name is Nilda and I am the Lead Infant Teacher at The Early Learning Centers of RI in Rumford.  I have 16 years of teaching experience in the field of Early Childhood Education and currently have my Infant/Toddler Child Development Associate (CDA) certification.  I am passionate about being a part of the Infants and Toddlers early development.  I have a positive attitude, am bilingual, self motivated, and have good communication skills with parents and my coworkers.  I'm very creative, organized and fun.  I am the proud mother of 3 boys, two of which are enlisted in the US Marine Corps. My oldest son graduated from the US Naval Academy and is now a Marine Corps Officer."

Mr. Tim

Senior Director of Activities and Maintenance at the ELC of RI

Employee with ELC of RI since - 2010

Childcare Teacher since - 1997

Main Tasks - Administration, Teaching, and Maintenance

Specialization - Member of the Big Brother program, active youth leader, and long time community councilor.

Mission - Overall administrator and decision making concerning physical fitness, field trips, and construction of new facilities.