Our Teachers

Our teachers blend the highest education standards with nurturing care to help foster well-rounded child development.

Careers

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. 

  • Mr Carl

    Mr Carl

    Franchisee
    My name is Carl Pittner and I am The Owner of the Goddard School. I graduated from Canisius College with an MBA and Kettering University with a bachelor’s degree in engineering. I have worked in various supervision, engineering and management positions within the auto industry for more than 20 years. I took advantage of a buyout opportunity to develop and open The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development.
  • Ms Ariana

    Ms Ariana

    Education Director
    My name is Ms. Ariana, and I have extensive experience working with children from newborn to 12 years of age. I have my bachelor’s degree in early childhood development and my master’s degree in education administration. I am beyond thrilled to be leading the development of the children who attend The Goddard School of Canton. I will strive to provide a high-quality learning experience, and to build positive partnerships with parents. Every day I look forward to providing a safe, friendly, and caring educational environment for all families here at The Goddard School of Canton. My goal is to build confidence and the joy of learning, so children can have a positive layout for a strong and happy educational journey. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family, dancing, traveling, and shopping. I'm eagerly anticipating my days building positive relationship with the parents and children at the Goddard School.
  • Ms Cynthia

    Ms Cynthia

    Assistant Director
    My name is Ms. Cindy and I am the Assistant Director. I have over 20 years of experience working in education. I have an Associates degree in Child Development. In my free time, I enjoy making jewelry and writing poetry.
  • Ms Destiny

    Ms Destiny

    Office Assistant
    My name is Ms. Destiny and I am an Office Assistant. This is my first experience working with children and I am enjoying learning new and interesting skills everyday in the classroom. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my new baby and making family memories.
  • Ms Ashley

    Ms Ashley

    Infant Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms. Ashley and I am a Lead Teacher. I have an Associates degree in Childcare and Development from Schoolcraft college. I have been working with children since 2012. In my free time I enjoy knitting, doing arts and crafts, and spending time with my daughter.
  • Mrs Crystal

    Mrs Crystal

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Crystal and I am an Assistant Teacher. In my free time, I enjoy reading, drawing, and playing board games.
  • Mrs Dierdre

    Mrs Dierdre

    Toddler Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms. Dierdre and I am a Lead Teacher. I have college credits in English and Psychology. I currently have my CDA specializing in Toddlers. I have been working with children since 1999. In my free time I enjoy running, yoga, camping, hiking, photography, books, movies and anything outdoors! I'm also a huge animal lover.
  • Ms Norimar

    Ms Norimar

    First Steps Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms. Nori and I am a Lead Teacher. I have a bilingual CDA specializing in Infants and Toddlers. I have been working with children since 2015. In my free time I enjoy crafts, baking, and watching movies with my two boys.
  • Ms Angela

    Ms Angela

    Preschool Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms.Angela and I am a Lead Teacher. I graduated from Eastern Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education with a minor in early childhood education. I have been working with children since 2003. In my free time I enjoy going out to dinner with friends and family and cooking healthy foods with my son.
  • Ms Amanda

    Ms Amanda

    Preschool Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Amanda and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have 6 credit hours in early childhood education from Schoolcraft College. I have been working with children since 2007. In my free time I enjoy going to the movies, shopping and spending time with family and friends.
  • Ms Ashley

    Ms Ashley

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Ashley and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children since 2018. In my free time I enjoy reading and writing.
  • Ms Kaily

    Ms Kaily

    Preschool Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms. Kaily and I am a Lead Teacher. I have my Associates degree in Early Childhood Education. I have been working with children since 2019. In my free time I enjoy ATV riding, and being a make-up artist.
  • Ms Patricia

    Ms Patricia

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Patty and I am an Assistant Teacher. This is my first year working with children and I am looking forward to learning from this experience. In my free time, I like to bike, cook and bake.
  • Mrs Stephanie

    Mrs Stephanie

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Stephanie and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children since 2014. In my free time I enjoy drawing and any crafts that involve children's feet and hand prints. I also enjoy spending time with my children and cooking.
  • Ms Travis

    Ms Travis

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Travis and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children since 2013. In my free time I enjoy reading, arts and crafts.
  •  Iswarya

    Iswarya

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Iswarya and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children since 2018. In my free time I enjoy drawing, crocheting, and cooking.
  • Ms Jenna

    Ms Jenna

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Jenna and I am an Assistant Teacher. This is my first year teaching but I look forward to working with the children. In my free time, I like watching movies, going outside, and swimming.
  •  Khamel

    Khamel

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Khamel and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children since 2019. In my free time I enjoy walking, reading, and cooking.
  •  Malak

    Malak

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Malak and I am an Assistant Teacher. This is my first experience working with children and I look forward to learning from each and every child. In my free time, I enjoy doing arts and crafts.
  •  Midha

    Midha

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Midha and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with kids professionally since 2018. In my free time I enjoy reading books, singing, and riding my bike.
  •  Vidhya

    Vidhya

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Vidhya and I am an Assistant Teacher. This is my first experience working with children in the classroom. In my free time I enjoy baking, listening to music, and spending time with my twins.
  •  Ajaya

    Ajaya

    Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms. Ajaya and I am a Lead Teacher. I will have completed my Associate degree in Early Childhood Education by Spring 2024. I have been working with children professionally since 2019. In my free time, I enjoy reading, shopping, and baking.
  •  Genea

    Genea

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Genea and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children since 2013. In my free time I enjoy cooking, singing, and watching movies.
  •  Neha

    Neha

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Neha and I am an Assistant Teacher. I have been working with children professionally since 2005. In my free time, I enjoy cooking and spending time with my children.
  •  Jaila

    Jaila

    Preschool Lead Teacher
    My name is Ms Jaila and I’m a Lead Teacher. I am currently working on my CDA. I have been working with children since 2017. In my free time I enjoy traveling, yoga, and interior decorating.
  •  Emeral

    Emeral

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Emeral and I’m an Assistant Teacher. This is my first experience working with children and I’m looking forward to learning as much as I can from them! In my free time, I enjoy reading, going to the gym, and doing my hair and makeup.
  •  Marlinka

    Marlinka

    Assistant teacher
    My name is Ms. Marlinka and I’m a Lead Teacher. I am currently working on my CDA. I have been working with children since 2009. In my free time, I enjoy fishing, gardening, and reading.
  •  Priyadharsini

    Priyadharsini

    Assistant Teacher
    My name is Ms. Priya and I’m an Assistant Teacher. This is my first experience working with children and I’m looking forward to learning as much as I can from them! In my free time, I enjoy reading, cooking, and listening to music.
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