Meet Our Goddard Family

Our expertly trained and experienced teachers and staff blend the highest standards in early childhood education and development with nurturing care to help your child have fun while growing physically, intellectually, emotionally and socially.


If you want to help shape the hearts and minds of young children in a fun, nurturing environment, we’d love to have you work with us! We’re always looking for great teachers to join our family.

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Warm, Nurturing & Highly Trusted

Learning happens best in a warm and nurturing environment, which is why our teachers take the time to make sure your little one feels safe and cared for every day to help them develop a lifelong love of learning. 

Expertise & Skills

Our caring teachers are highly experienced in the best methods to support your child with teachable moments of exploration, discovery and learning each and every day. 

  •  Shelina


    Miss Shelina is honored to bring The Goddard School to Orlando - Lake Nona and the surrounding communities. She and her husband have 2 young children and have been resident of Orlando since 2005. Shelina can think of no other work environment that is more fun and rewarding than a preschool. She feels that it is extremely gratifying to know she is providing a safe, happy and high quality preschool program that allows parents to walk out of her school with peace of mind. She is excited to provide the students with the opportunity to develop into happy and confident learners who are prepared for school and life!
  •  Jenny


    Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms. Jenny Estevez. I’m from the Dominican Republic, I am married and I have a daughter. I have been in the early education field for 10 years. I chose this field because I enjoy teaching young children. I currently hold a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. In my free time I like to spend time with my family and travel.
  • Miss Leonor

    Miss Leonor

    Lead Teacher
    I’m originally from Venezuela and I moved to Orlando with my mother and daughter a year ago. I’ve worked in education for 15 years, starting in preschool through kindergarten. I always dreamed of becoming a teacher ever since I was 12 years old. And now every day I get to live my dream!
  • Miss Maria

    Miss Maria

    Lead Teacher
    My name is Maria Silva, I’m originally from Venezuela and I’ve been living in the USA for 10 years. I’ve worked in Early Childhood Education for 7 years. Childcare is my passion because I love seeing the children develop and change as they grow.
  • Miss Marielena

    Miss Marielena

    Lead Teacher
    My name is Marielena (aka Nena), I was born in Gainesville FL but I was raised in Venezuela. I moved back to the USA 11 years ago I have a degree in Law in Venezuela, but my passion is teaching young children. I have an amazing 4-year-old son and I love to travel and explore different places and activities. I am very passionate about Early Childhood Development and growth. My goal is to always give the children a fun and memorable experience, every day they enter my class.
  • Miss Phuong

    Miss Phuong

    Lead Teacher
    Hi! My name is Miss Van, I was born in Hawaii and moved to Orlando to make memories and explore new things. My favorite thing to do is try different cuisines from all over the world with my fiancée. I also love to do different arts and crafts with my students in the classroom. I am patient, kind, and eager to inspire others. I am looking forward to getting to know you all and guiding your child through a successful year.
  •  Bellysol


    Assistant Teacher
    Hello, My name is Bellysol. I am from Caguas, Puerto Rico. I moved to Orlando 30 years ago. I have been in the early education field for 15 years. I love teaching singing, dancing, playing and reading books with children because they are our future. Watching them grow and learn everyday makes me happy. I love spending time with my family, listening to music, and going outdoors.
  • Miss Daisy

    Miss Daisy

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Daisy, I’m originally from Dominican Republic. I have a college degree in Early Childhood Education. I love working with children and families, I’ve worked in this industry for 20 years. My favorite part about working with children is watching them become confident in their abilities as they grow.
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