Our teachers blend the highest standards in early childhood development with nurturing care.

Dennis & Andrea, Owners Dennis and Andrea have been the proud on-site owners of The Goddard School in Flanders since 2005. Dennis holds both Economics and Accounting degrees from Rutgers University and Montclair State University. Andrea hold a B.A. in Communications from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. They are committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment suited to promoting children's development of self esteem and confidence, as well as their social and academic success. Both Dennis and Andrea are certified in Pediatric First Aid and CPR.

Dennis & Andrea

Sharon, Director Ms. Sharon is our Center Director. She has her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a minor in psychology and has her Child Development Associate (CDA) credentials specializing in preschool ages 3-5. She is also certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. Sharon enjoys spending time at the beach, boating with her family, reading, and playing the piano.

Sharon

Gina, Lead Teacher Ms. Gina is our Infant Room Lead Teacher. She is currently pursuing her CDA (Child Development Associate) certification specializing in Infants and Toddlers. Gina is certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. She enjoys spending time with her daughter and family.

Gina

Caitlyn , Lead Teacher Ms.Caitlyn is our First Steps Lead Teacher. She has her CDA (Child Development Associate) Certification specializing in Preschool ages 3-5 and is currently pursuing her CDA in Infants & Toddlers. She is certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. Her hobbies include going to the movies, taking pictures of the outdoors, and spending time with her dog, Frankie, and her family.

Caitlyn

Courtney, Lead Teacher Ms. Courtney is our Toddler Lead Teacher. She has her Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education. Courtney is certified in Pediatric CPR & First Aid. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her fiance, family, and baking.

Courtney

Alexa, Lead Teacher Ms. Alexa is our Preschool Lead Teacher. She has her CDA (Child Development Associate) Certificate specializing in both Infants and Toddlers and Preschool ages 3-5, and she is certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. Alexa enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her dog, Tazer.

Alexa

Jessica, Lead Teacher Ms. Jessica is our Lead Kindergarten Teacher. She graduated from Western New England University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a certification in Elementary Education. Jessica is also certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. She enjoys crafting with her children, Disney, and spending time with her husband.

Jessica

Casey, Assistant Teacher Ms.Casey is our Infant room Assistant Teacher. She is certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid and is working towards her CDA (Child Development Associate) Certificate. Casey enjoys going for walks with her daughters and husband.

Casey

Kristy, Assistant Teacher Ms. Kristy if our First Steps Assistant Teacher. She is currently pursuing her degree in fine arts. Kristy is Pediatric and First Aid certified. She enjoys spending time with her family and pets.

Kristy

Melissa, Assistant Teacher Ms. Melissa is our First Steps Assistant Teacher. She has her Associate's Degree in Human Services and is currently pursuing her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. She is certified in CPR and First Aid. She enjoys spending time with her husband and walking.

Melissa

Samantha, Assistant Teacher Ms. Samantha is our Toddler Assistant Teacher. She is pursuing both her degree in Early Childhood Education and her CDA in Infants & Toddlers. Samantha is certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Samantha

Chand, Assistant Teacher Ms. Chand is an Assistant Teacher and school floater; she works in all classrooms. She has an education background from India and is pursuing her CDA in Preschool ages 3-5 and is also certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. Chand enjoys spending time with her family and reading.

Chand

Jennifer, Assistant Teacher Ms. Jennifer is an Assistant Teacher and School Floater who helps out in all classrooms. She has many years of experience working with children as she previously worked as an instructional aide in an elementary school. She enjoys spending time with her husband and sons.

Jennifer

Randi, Assistant Teacher Ms. Randi is our Get Set Assistant Teacher. She is attending community college for her degree in nursing. Randi is Pediatric CPR and First Aid certified. She enjoys spending time with her family and reading.

Randi

Nicole, Assistant Teacher Ms. Nicole is an Assistant Teacher in our Preschool classroom as well as being a school floater. She has her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education and her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from William Paterson University. Nicole is also certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. She enjoys going to the beach and spending time with family and her dog.

Nicole

Elizabeth, Assistant Teacher Ms. Liz is our Lead Pre-K Teacher. She has her degree in Elementary Education with a specialization in English. Liz is certified in Pediatric CPR & First Aid. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and family.

Elizabeth

Melissa, Assistant Teacher Ms. Missy is our Pre-K Assistant Teacher. She is pursuing her degree in Human Services and Psychology. Missy is certified in Pediatric CPR and First Aid. She enjoys spending time with her fiance and dogs, and enjoys cooking.

Melissa

Analise, Assistant Teacher Ms. Analise is our school closer/floater. She is Pediatric CPR and First Aid certified. She enjoys spending time with her family and attending school.

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